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Edison Debate Team
2015-16 Edison Debate Team
Introduction to Edison Debate Team

Edison Debate team provides students the opportunity to learn the skills of debate and compete against other schools to see who can argue their point the best.  

All Edison students are welcome to join!

Students who debate for 3 years through the MN Urban Debate League, hold a 3.25 GPA, score at least a 22 composite on the ACT, and are PELL Grant eligible, are able to get a full ride scholarship to Augsburg College!

In preparation for practice, go to the MN Urban Debate League webpage and download the evidence packets.

We meet every Thursday and Friday in Room 320 from 3:15 to 4:30

Practice begins, Thursday, September 8th!

No practice on Tournament Days


2016-17 Tournament Calendar
(Edison will attend those in bold)

October 1st

Season Opener @ Washington Technology Magnet

October 7th and 8th

University of Minnesota


Presidential Debate Watch Party @ Augsburg College

October 28th and 29th

Rosebowl @ Roseville Area High School

November 11th and 12th

Tamar Kaplan @ Highland Park Senior High

November 19th

Umbrooks @ The University of Minnesota

12/2 - 3

JV/Novice State @ Eagan High School

Date TBD

NSDA Central District Qualifier (location TBD) (By NSDA rules, each school may send a maximum of 3 teams)

December 9th and 10th

UDL City Championship and Year-End Celebration (location TBD)