Debate

Team Policy

A Team Policy debate asks competitors to develop and defend competing policy options to address contemporary problems.

Lincoln Douglas

Lincoln Douglas is value debate. A Lincoln Douglas debate examines competing value systems to answer big questions.

Parliamentary

Parliamentary debate is an extemporaneous form of debate which asks competitors to develop and defend ideas and positions on a wide range of issues.

Team Policy

A Team Policy debate asks competitors to develop and defend competing policy options to address contemporary problems.

Resolution for 2023 – 2024 Season
The United States Federal Government should substantially reform its energy policy.

Lincoln Douglas

Lincoln Douglas is value debate. A Lincoln Douglas debate examines competing value systems to answer big questions.

Resolution for 10/1/2023 – 1/31/2024
A free press ought to prioritize objectivity over advocacy.

Spring Resolution for 2/1/2024 – 3/31/2024
National security concerns ought to be valued above individual rights.

Last Resolution announced 3/13/2024
Debated 4/1/2024 – NITOC 2024

Parliamentary

Parliamentary debate is an extemporaneous form of debate which asks competitors to develop and defend ideas and positions on a wide range of issues.

Parli Resolutions
For Parli, the resolutions change with each round