Thanks, John.

I have to say that the refreshments, meals and amenities at the Claremont tournaments are about the best there are.

I will hope to be adequate in tab this year.

Vermont will be there.


On 9/11/15 9:23 PM, Meany, John wrote:
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Core Information
Friday-Sunday, October 9-11
8 preliminary debates (3 onFriday, beginning 1:00 PM; 5 on Saturday; 2-3 elims on Sunday)

Multiple national champions (overall, community college, undergraduate, graduate/professional school, novice first year of BP debate, new first year of debate)

Outstanding tournament amenities

Fair and fast tournament procedures (merit-based; on time performance)

Open adjudication in all debates

Exceptional topics for preparation for subsequent debating

Questions? Please contact

John Meany, [log in to unmask], Director, Claremont Colleges Debate Union

Lauren Phillips, [log in to unmask], Administrative Assistant, Claremont Colleges Debate Union

Best regards,


Alfred Charles Snider aka Tuna
Edwin Lawrence Professor of Forensics, University of Vermont
Director, Lawrence Debate Union; Director, World Debate Institute
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