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Dr. English Returns to Houston

Posted on August 7th, by Sarah Spring in Alumni, HUDL, UH Debate History. Comments Off on Dr. English Returns to Houston

 



HISD Feature on HUDL and UH Debate

Posted on August 7th, by Sarah Spring in Debate Competition, Debate Pedagogy, High School Debate, HUDL. Comments Off on HISD Feature on HUDL and UH Debate

Very cool video & write up from the HISD about last week’s HUDL institute featuring a cameo from UH Senior policy debater Eric Lanning

“I’m passionate about debate, and I’m just really happy about the knowledge and skills I got from some of the best mentors in the country,” said Rachelle Spann, 12th grade camp participant. “HUDL is a phenomenal program. I would recommend it to anyone.”

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via HISD, Houston Urban Debate League Host Summer Debate Camp | News Blog.



Policy Debate @ the HUDL!

Posted on August 7th, by Sarah Spring in Debate Competition, Debate Pedagogy, High School Debate, HUDL. Comments Off on Policy Debate @ the HUDL!



View from the HUDL Institute

Posted on August 1st, by Sarah Spring in High School Debate. Comments Off on View from the HUDL Institute

HUDL Summer Institute

Posted on July 26th, by Sarah Spring in Debate Competition, Debate Pedagogy, Debate Topics, High School Debate. Comments Off on HUDL Summer Institute

We’re getting excited and ready for the Houston Urban Debate League (HUDL) Summer workshop coming up next week (7/29-8/2)!

Check out some of the resources we’ve put together for the institute:

 

 

Learning Tools –

Memrise Course – Available Here

Evidence –
Mexico Ports of Entry Aff – Improves infrastructure at US-Mexico border ports, advantage: Economy
Mexico Ports of Entry Neg – Answers aff, includes maquiladora turn
China Disadvantage – China is increasing their economic influence with Mexico, US engagement crowds them out, Destroys the Chinese Economy, War

Advanced Evidence-
Relations Advantage Aff/Neg – An additional advantage for the ports aff

States Counterplan – The 50 states (or perhaps the border states) improve border infrastructure, which actually has some evidentiary support.

Topicality – Economic Engagement isn’t Commerical Engagement, the plan is just facilitating Commerce
Trade Promotion Authority Politics Disad – Politics disadvantage at its best. Obama needs political capital to get trade promotion authority (“fast-track”) that’s key to the WTO. … Read More »






UH Policy Debate Blog

Honors Policy Debate team argue merits of fracking – The Daily Cougar
Jenny Reiss Fracking is neither sustainable nor will it bridge the way towards renewable energy

Any environmental risk is reason enough to calm enthusiasm for...

And we’re off!

The team has departed, with Nader, for GSU. #GoCoogs

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