SUCCESS BY SARA ABBASI

As debaters, we are taught to reject an argument unless it has a clear and quantifiable impact. While this may be a useful unit of measure in a round, real life often isn’t as cut and dry. That’s why it’s essential that we redefine the idea of “success” in the debate community- because it isn’t…

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LET’S CHAT BY DORI SCHURR

I am an unabashed supporter of this website.  Everyone who is a part of it, big or small, holds a very special place in my heart.  This is why it is extremely troubling for me to hear comments from rando males on the internet who decide that ‘Beyond Resolved is sexist’.  But it really hurts…

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DEBATER MATH BY ADRIANA KIM

Even though debaters often get roasted for doing math in round, debate and math are surprisingly similar—both require individuals to analyze problems through logical lenses. I’ve always found this approach to issues surprisingly comforting.   So here we go.   THE KNOWNS.   1) I am on a phone call with one of my good…

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