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Debate in the City

Day 1 of the Middle School Manhattan Debate Institute!

Good Luck to NYC Debaters at the Tournament of Championships at the University of Kentucky this weekend!

NYC Students are Top Middle School & High School Debaters in the Nation at the National Urban Debate League Championships at Georgetown University!

Congratulations to the New York State Middle School Debate Champions!

Congratulations to New York State's High School Debate Champions!!!

Remembering Dr. Ken Strange, Director of Darmouth College Debate Team for 35 Years and Debate Coach, Judge & Role Model to all.

Kirkland & Ellis Debate Invitational

High School City Championships Finals!

Middle School City Debate Championships Results!

Celebrating our High School City Champions!!!!

NYCUDL Debaters Win Top Awards at the Harvard Invitational!

NYCUDL Schools Sweep the Westchester Classic!

Unlikely Brooklyn Middle Schoolers Debaters best in the five boroughs - and maybe the USA

NYC Travel Team Wins Big at the University of Pennsylvania! (2/8-2/10/19)

MS Tournament #5 Results (2/9/19)

Rosdely Ciprian - Great Debater & Star of Broadway!

Unlikely Brooklyn middle school debaters best in the five boroughs — and maybe in the USA!

New York Today: When Acting Meets Politics

NYCUDL Debaters Meet President Clinton, Actor Alec Baldwin, Hip Hop Artist Common, Dr. Ruth and More!

High School Tournament #5 Results (2/9/19)

High School Tournament #2 Results (11/17/18)

Middle School Debate Tournament #2 Results (11/10/18)

Middle School Tournament #4 Results!

High School Tournament #4 - The Coolidge Cup Qualifier!

Middle School Tournament #3 Results! (12/8/18)

High School Tournament #3 Results (12/15/18)

High School Tournament #1 Results!

Michelle Obama Invites NYC High School Debate Teams to meet her!

NYC Debaters Win Big at the NYC Invitational at Bronx Science!

Michelle Obama & New York City's Great Debaters!

Middle School Tournament #1 Results (9/29/18)

The End of The Year Middle School Ceremony

The End of The Year High school Ceremony

Last Tournament of The Year!!!!!

NY State Middle School Debate Championships!  Congratulations to Teams Advancing to Day 2! Good Luck Today!

NYCUDL Alumni Geordano Liriano Becomes #1 College Debate Champion! UNDEFEATED...

SONYC Debate Tournament #1 Results

Congratulations to our Top Speakers of the 2018 High School City Championships! 

Day 3 of the Middle School City Debate Championships!

Happy St. Patrick's Day! Irish National Debate Team visits NYC! 

Congratulations to Gaia & Sylvana for Qualifying to the Tournament of Champions!

Congratulations to Kadiatou & Theodore for Qualifying to the Tournament of Champions!!!!

Congratulations to Julio & Rajendra for qualifying to the Tournament of Champions!!!!!

Our City's Top Speakers!!!!  Middle School City Championships Top Speaker Awards! 

NYCUDL TRAVEL TEAMS SWEEP THE WESTCHESTER CLASSIC DEBATE INVITATIONAL! 

Congratulations to Zainabou Darboe, Dreamyard Prep, for being selected as a Finalist for Urban Debater of the Year!!!!! 

Another Historical Weekend for Debate in NYC!

NYC Urban Debate League Schools and Debaters make history by dominating the Harvard Tournament with 35 Awards ... and 1st Place! 

Prepare For City Championships At Public Forum Workshop On March 3rd

MSQI Debate Tournament #2 Results!

Coolidge Cup Qualifier Tournament Results!

The Coolidge Cup Qualifier Kicks off with our Keynote Speakers! 

Shouting Out the Great Debaters of the Columbia Invitational!

NYC High School Tournament #4 Results!

NYCUDL Debaters Win Top Prizes At Newark Invitational

NYC Travel Team Wins Big at the Newark Invitational Tournament!

NYC Travel Team wins at Mamaroneck HS!

NYCUDL Travel Team Wins at Princeton University!

NYC Debate Educators Conference Tomorrow! (11/7)

Public Forum Debate Fest this Thursday: Bauschard and Bilal! November Thanksgiving Edition!

Presidential Scholars Nominations Due November 20th!

Brooklyn Technical HS Debaters Make It To Semis at the New York City Invitational!

Public Forum Debate Workshop: Nov. 9

NYC Middle School Debate Tournament #1

Policy Workshop Gives Debaters Detailed Look Into Education Policy

NYC Weekly Debate News! NYC Travel Team Wins Big!

Policy Debate Workshop: October 1

NYC Travel Team Competes and Wins at Yale University

First Practice of the NYC Travel Team! 

NYCUDL Debater Julio Cordero is selected for the USA National Debate Team! 

Policy Debate Workshop September 30th

Weekend Summer Debate Institute: The Dream Team of Public Forum Debate!

Public Words Spotlights the NYC Urban Debate League!

Manhattan High School Summer Debate Institute Tournament Results

Manhattan Middle School Summer Debate Institute Tournament Results

Girls Summer Debate Institute Tournament Results (BALI/NYCUDL)

The NYCUDL Scholars Varsity Debate Institute!

NYC Debate League Weekly Newsletter (7/30/17)

NYC Debate League Weekly Newsletter

Summer Debate Tournament #1 Results!

MSQI Debate Championships!

P.S. 161 and Early Scholars Academy run Elementary Debate Scrimmage!

Online Speech Contest!

Continuing Kara's Inspiration and Impact

In Celebration of Freedom of Debate and Expression!

NYC Debaters Sweep Westchester Classic Tournament!

Congratulations to Brooklyn Tech in Policy Debate at the Harvard Tournament!

Brooklyn Tech Undefeated on Day 1 of the Harvard University HS Tournament!

Law, Leadership and Public Service HS Makes History at Harvard!

Middle School Tournament Results (2/4/17)

NYC High School Debate Tournament Results! (2/11/17)

Urban Debater of the Year Application Due February 17th!

Urban Debate Alumni Ambassador Applications due February 13th!

February 26th Workshop on Genres of Speculation: Race, Fantasy, and Finance Capital featuring NYCUDL Alumni!

Sign Up for our Debate Con Sessions!

Sign Up for Debate Con!

February High School Debate Tournament! Valentines Day "I Love Debate" Tournament!

Travel Team Tournament Results - Lexington High School!

Bronx/Manhattan Middle School Tournament Results

High School Tournament Results!

Debater of the Year Application

School Sweepstakes Awards!

Sign up for Winter Debate Educators Conference! January 30th!

Great Article on the NYC Urban Debate League and MSQI in the Riverdale Press!

Happy Holidays from the NYC Urban Debate League!

December Travel Team Mamaroneck High School

December Travel Team Princeton University

12/11 Brooklyn/Queens Middle School Tournament Results @ Berkeley Carroll

12/11 Fall Elementary Tournament Results @ PS 161

12/17 NYCUDL/NYCFL Policy Debate Tournament Results @ Stuyvesant HS

Calvin Coolidge Debate Invitational!

Coolidge Cup Qualifier Tournament on 12/17

US Presidential Scholars Program

High School Tournament #2 Tournament Results @ Midwood High School

Thank You for Attending Fall Debate Con 2016!

Middle School Debate Tournament (Citywide) PS/IS 266

East Coast Debate versus West Coast Debate New York City Wins Flip the Debate!

Happy Halloween!

2016 Young Urban Hero

Brooklyn/Queens Middle School Tournament Results @ Hunters Point Community Middle School

New York Times Features the Rikers Prison Debate Initiative

Wall Street Journal Features MS 50 Debate Team!

Shout outs to MS 50 and the NYCDOE's Middle School Quality Initiative for bringing debate to schools!

Introduction to the NYC Urban Debate League Video!

NYC Debater Wins Top Debate Scholarship!

Morgan and Lewis Debate Invitational!

Harlem Debate Coach Featured in the Daily News!

New York City's First Debate Educators Conference!

MSQI Debate Championships!

Celebrating Teacher Appreciation Day!

NYC Debate Educators Conference Day Thursday, June 9th, Chancellors Conference Day, 9am-3pm

NYC Annual Debate Fest, Pot Luck, and Summer Debate Season Kick Off!

Elementary School Tournament Results!

Harlem Borough Championships Tournament Results!

NYCUDL Debaters at the Clinton-Sanders Presidential Debate!

Beveridge & Diamond Debate Invitational!

National Urban Debate League Championships Tournament Results!

NYC Debaters On Their Way to the Tournament of Champions!

College Board President and NYC Debater Speaks at National Urban Debate League Championships

Tyler Anderson Selected as NAUDL Student Alumni Ambassador

Manhattan Borough Championships Results!

Brooklyn Debater Tyler Anderson Selected as National Alumni Ambassador!

High School End of Year Awards Ceremony

Middle School and Elementary School End of Year Pot Luck Celebration!

New York State Middle School and Elementary School State Championships!

Congratulations to NYC Debaters at the National Urban Debate League Championships!

Bronx and Queens Borough Championship Results!

College Board President and Former NYC Debater Presents at the National Urban Debate League Championships!

Good Luck to NYCUDL teams at the National Association of Urban Debate Leagues National Championships!

Democratic Presidential Debate in Brooklyn on Tuesday!

BROOKLYN BOROUGH CHAMPIONSHIPS RESULTS!

Thank you Coupons.com for Sponsorship!

Verizon and AOL Debate Invitational!

HS Senior Darlyn Liriano Accepted to Yale University and Princeton University!

High School City Championships Results!

Kirkland and Ellis Debate Night!

Queens Debate League Featured in the News!

Brooklyn Debate Team in the News!

Alumni Erika Marte accepted to New York University Graduate School on Full Scholarship!

Middle School City Championships Results!

MSQI DEBATE TOURNAMENT 3 RESULTS!

Alumni Erika Marte Building Debate Programs in South Africa!

NYCUDL Debaters Sweep the Lakeland/Westchester Tournament!

February 27th The Great Debaters Movie @ The Manhattan Debate Center in celebration of African American History Month.  11:00am-2:00pm.

Sorangel Liriano's Welcoming Speech!

NYC Schools Chancellor Carmen Fariña Visits Largest Middle School Debate Tournament in NYC History!

New York City's National Speech & Debate Association's National Qualifier!

Brown Rudnick Travel Team Competes at Harvard University!

New Coach Workshop in Public Forum Debate! Sign Up Now!

Largest NYC Middle School Debate Tournament in History!

NYCUDL and South Orangetown Partnership featured in the News!

Program Director, Aubrey Semple on Television Again! 

2016 NYC Summer Debate Institute Registration Now Open!

Calvin Coolidge Cup Qualifying Tournament Results!

Largest NYC Middle School Debate Tournament Ever!

Introducing our Harlem Debate League Director, Megan Hess-Homeier!

MS 50 Debate Team Hosts NYC City Council Members and Deputy Chancellor of Education!

Elementary School Scrimmage Results!

January 16th MS Public Forum Tournament Results!

Travel Team Newark Invitational Tournament Results!

January 9th MS Parliamentary Tournament Results

Debate News from our Facebook Page!

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Congratulations to Stuyvesant HS at the Electric City Tournament!

Congratulations to Manhattan Debate Teams at the Princeton University Tournament!

Brooklyn Tech Heading to the Tournament of Champions!

Inner-city schools suffer when 'debaters' go silent

Good Luck to Queens Debate Teams at Princeton University!

Brooklyn Tech Debate Team Wins Bid to Prestigious Scranton Round Robin Invitational Tournament!  Only 9 teams from across the nation are invited! 

NYC Debate Club Thanksgiving Party

Brooklyn High School Debate Tournament #2 Results (Public Forum & Parliamentary Debate)

Brooklyn High School Tournament #2 Results (Policy Debate)

NYC Debate Center Presents Eli Jacobs!

Middle School Parliamentary Debate Tournament #2 Results!

Middle School Public Forum Debate Tournament #2 Results!

HIGH SCHOOL DEBATE TOURNAMENT #1 RESULTS!

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