Public Debate

and many cool things about D-E-B-A-T-E.

A wonderful event is coming your way!

This is an amazing opportunity to learn from some of the country's top ranked debaters! Our special guests have lots of invaluable knowledge to share. We have let them know about the amazing potential of Temple's novices this year, and they're excited to meet you all. Everyone is welcome, so bring your friends.

TDS proudly present:
-Sean Leonard, the current president of American Parliamentary Debate Association
-Jodie Goodman, former president of Swarthmore's Peaslee Debate Society
-Anlin Wang, former president of Temple Debate Society

Public Debate

Tuesday, Sep. 1st, 5-6:30pm

Room 200B - Howard Gittis Student Center

For more information, visit the event page on Facebook.


5:00 - 5:05PM Introduction to TDS and E-board

5:05 - 5:15PM Introduction to APDA and Tips to become Top Debaters

5:15 - 5:25PM Introduction to Debating about Econ/IR and Tournaments

5:25 - 6:05PM Demo round

6:05 - 6:15PM Invite novices to give their own PMRs & LORs

5:15 - 6:30PM Q&A

Temple Debate Society

We are the parliamentary debate team of Temple University and a member of the American Parliamentary Debate Association.