Classic Debate Camp™ offers you the opportunity to...
work closely with outstanding coaches and former champions and stay in touch with them after camp
connect with other kids who love debate
gain the skills you need to reach the next level
prepare for tournaments - whether they are in person or online
University YP qualifies for Tournament of Champions!
The University School Public Forum debate team of Daniel Yan and Abraham Paik earned their first bid to the Tournament of Champions by winning 2nd place at the Holy Cross tournament, September 25-27. They earned their second bid by making it to the semifinal round at the Yale tournament, October 2-4. Daniel and Abraham attended Classic Debate Camp together in the summer of 2018. Then Daniel attended CDC again in 2019, and Abraham attended CDC-V in 2020. Abraham's PF lab leaders included NSDA national champion coach Mr. Rich Haber and national champion PF debater Maggie Mills.
LD Debaters, PF Debaters, and Extempers: Register now for the
Classic Debate Camp
Fall Tournament (Online)
Saturday, October 10, only
Click here to go to Speechwire for more information or to register
The Staff of Classic Debate Camp-Virtual 2020
Classic Debate Camp™ Releases 2nd LD Brief for Sept-Oct 2020
The lead author of our second brief was CDC instructor Rachael Harris. It is on the topic of compulsory voting and features essays by other instructors, including Shreyaa Nagajothi
(2020 NSDA national runner-up), Nick Protasiewicz (2018, 2019 Ohio state champion), Zach Paganini, and Dan Driscoll. CDC is offering this brief as a free resource to everyone. Click on the icon and enjoy!