THE LAWRENCE DEBATE UNION AND THE UNIVERSITY OF VERMONT PRESENTS….
EAST DEBATE INSTITUTE [EDI]
This program is a pre-season training opportunity for college and
university students, All students from all countries and all schools are
welcome if they are serious about learning and training. All experience
levels are welcome.
USA Policy Debate – Arrive by Sunday Noon 16 August 2009, depart Sunday
early AM 23 August 2009
WUDC Worlds Debate – Arrive by Noon Sunday 23 August 2009, depart Sunday
early AM 30 August 2009
** $25 deposit covers all tuition. No other charges.
** Attendees provide own housing, but there will be limited “crash”
space provided as well as low cost per-night options.
** Faculty will consist of Vermont coaches, visiting instructors from
other colleges and more experienced debaters. More faculty will be
announced as they volunteer.
** Facilities will be Huber House at 475 Main Street and adjacent
** All evidence and briefs produced during the sessions will be shared.
** Services provided: full Internet access (including university
libraries), reasonable copying, scanning, and DVD production for
** Social events as appropriate.
** Theory lectures and instruction
** Speaking and argument drills
** Practice speeches
** Practice debates
SPACE IS LIMITED! HOUSING OPTIONS WILL GO FAST!
Send an email specifying which session to [log in to unmask]
Send $25 check payable to University of Vermont (a donation to the
debate team) to LJ Palardy, Speech & Debate, 475 Main Street, UVM,
Burlington, VT 05405 USA
You will be sent housing information to make your own arrangements.
Alfred C. Snider aka Tuna
Edwin Lawrence Professor of Forensics
University of Vermont
Huber House, 475 Main Street, UVM, Burlington, VT 05405 USA
Global Debate Blog http://globaldebateblog.blogspot.com
Debate Central http://debate.uvm.edu
World Debate Institute http://debate.uvm.edu/wdi/
World Debate Institute Blog http://worlddebateinstitute.blogspot.com
802-656-0097 office telephone
802-656-4275 office fax