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LD Debates as Risk Assessment & Management

Mar 08, 2019
Global Debate Symposium Articles
  LD Debates as Risk Assessment & Management   Bailey C. Rung Ridge High School – LD & CX Coach Global Debate Symposium – Lincoln-Douglas Debate Instructor     I.               Overview    “It is not certain that everything is uncertain.”  -- Blaise Pascal “Uncertainty is a quality to be cherished, therefore – if not for it, who would dare to...

Interview with TOC Champion Brian Zhou from Greenhill School

Jul 07, 2018
You went from at large to champ, which no one has done before, so what gave you the confidence to think you could compete and win TOC? During the season, I felt a lot of pressure and expectation from myself and others to win everything I could. But telling myself I had to improve and learn something from every debate just placed a burden on myself for every round, so I didn’t achieve the success that I had hoped for. As an at large, I knew no one expected me to win or anything, and...

Important Camper Information

Jun 26, 2018
GDS Workshop 2019
Important information for 2018 Global Debate Symposium Attendees can be found at the link below:   GDS Student Orientation Manual...