The National Center for Policy Analysis and Debate Central would like to congratulate the winners of the 2013 Young Patriots Essay Contest! The top three essays (out of hundreds of entries) are posted below the fold! These students earned more than $10,000 in college scholarship money for their compelling, well-researched work. [..]
Just yesterday, Debate Central was fortunate enough to be invited to guest lecture at the weekly practice of the Southlake area middle school public forum league! We had a great time discussing the February Public Forum topic, giving short practice speeches, and doing some group work. By request, our lecture notes are posted after the jump.
Hi CXers! With the new year and the election over, you may be wondering what generic arguments are available to beat the rush of new cases written during the break! Have no fear! Our Debate Expert, Louie Petit, Assistance Director of Debate at the University of North Texas, has the antidote!
This weekend, Lauren Sabino of Debate Central had the good fortune to be invited to give a lunch keynote address at an NCFCA home school debate tournament in Denton, Texas. The lecture topic, “U.S. Grand Strategy,” addressed approaches and arguments for debating the core guiding principles of U.S. foreign policy. [..]
With the holiday season approaching, we at Debate Central are in the giving spirit! For holiday break, we commissioned a counterplan from our Debate Expert, Louie Petit, Assistant Director of Debate at the University of North Texas! You can download it after the jump: