Our 2019-2020 competitive season was cut short due to COVID-19, but the season was a success! Check out some highlights from the season:
Uga Debate News
By: Alan Flurry
The Georgia Debate Union began the second half of its season with strong showings at the Georgetown College Debate Tournament held over the first weekend of 2020 in Washington, DC.
Stories in this issue include:
The Georgia Debate Union finished as the top ranked varsity college debate squad in both the American Debate Association and National Debate Tournament end of the year rankings.
The Georgia Debate Union won the American Debate Associaiton national championship tournament, held at UGA, this past weekend.
More information about the team's historic accomplishment can be found here:
Congratulations to Georgia HH - Alyssa Hoover and Tripp Haskins - for securing a bid as the third UGA team to qualify for the 2019 National Debate Tournament!
They are one of only 6 third teams competing at this year's NDT in Minneapolis.
Seniors Swapnil Agrawal and Advait Ramanan won the Herbert James Debates at Dartmouth College.
You can read more about their accomplishment here.
UGA's Franklin College of Arts and Sciences has produced a great story about the Georgia Debate Union's successful fall semester and the team's ultimate goals for the spring!
UGA's Franklin College of Arts and Sciences has recognized the success of the Georgia Debate Union in 2018 - read about it here (along with the other successes at UGA): https://www.franklin.uga.edu/news/stories/2018/year-franklin
Gotta love the great press from the local paper!