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Tuesday

April 22, 2014 1:00 pm

Debaters Blackburn and Stewart bring home national championship

Debaters Blackburn and Stewart bring home national championship

In the storied history of Bates debate, the victory is believed to be the first national title by a Bates varsity team.

Thursday

October 31, 2013 11:00 am

Bates debate ranks fifth in nation, including key win at Yale Inter-Varsity Tournament

Bates debate ranks fifth in nation, including key win at Yale Inter-Varsity Tournament

Bates debate ranks fifth in the U.S., trailing only Yale, Harvard, Brandeis and Rutgers.

Wednesday

February 27, 2013 2:00 pm

Smith ’13 and Djang ’13 join the ‘elite of elite’ world debaters

Smith ’13 and Djang ’13 join the ‘elite of elite’ world debaters

“Breaking” at the world debate tournament is more impressive the more you learn about it.