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

by Erik Fogel | Feb 20, 2017
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Bronx/Manhattan Middle School Tournament Results

by Erik Fogel | Jan 16, 2017
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High School Tournament Results!

by Erik Fogel | Jan 06, 2017
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12/17 NYCUDL/NYCFL Policy Debate Tournament Results @ Stuyvesant HS

by Erik Fogel | Dec 25, 2016
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Morgan and Lewis Debate Invitational!

by Erik Fogel | Jul 04, 2016
Thank you to Morgan & Lewis for hosting the Harlem Debate Championships! Congratulations to all participants and winners! Shout outs to PS 161, Columbia Secondary, Tyler Beattie and Ari Selman for ...
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New York City's First Debate Educators Conference!

by Erik Fogel | Jul 04, 2016
Thank you to over 50 debate educators joining us for the inaugural Debate Con! New York City's first debate educators conference! Thank you to Aubrey Semple, Militza Diaz, Meagan Kowaleski, Eric ...
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Manhattan Borough Championships Results!

by Erik Fogel | Apr 24, 2016
Thank you to Manhattan schools for participating in the first Manhattan borough championships tournament! Shout outs to the following schools: Anderson School, Hunter, Yorkville East, Equity Project, ...
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Verizon and AOL Debate Invitational!

by Erik Fogel | Apr 02, 2016
Verizon/AOL Debate Invitational!  
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Kirkland and Ellis Debate Night!

by Erik Fogel | Mar 25, 2016
Last night Kirkland & Ellis hosted 16 outstanding NYCUDL high school debaters for the Kirkland Ellis Debate Invitational! The two round tournament saw public forum debaters argue whether the US ...
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Middle School City Championships Results!

by Erik Fogel | Mar 21, 2016
Middle School City Championships Results! Congratulations to NYC Middle School Debaters this weekend! 35 schools, 200 students, 100+ judges made the 2016 Middle School City Debate Championships ...
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Congratulations to Stuyvesant HS at the Electric City Tournament!

by Erik Fogel | Dec 06, 2015
Congratulations to Stuyvesant HS at the Electric City Debate Tournament in Scranton, PA!! Congrats to Fabrizio & Wargo (6th Place Overall Seeded Team), Ng & Fomina (8th overall seeded team and ...
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Congratulations to Manhattan Debate Teams at the Princeton University Tournament!

by Erik Fogel | Dec 06, 2015
Congratulations to NYC debate teams at the Princeton University Tournament!!! Congratulations to Success Academy’s Sekou Cisse (13th Place Top Speaker, Varsity LD, and our summer debate camp ...
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Inner-city schools suffer when 'debaters' go silent

by Erik Fogel | Nov 22, 2015
By Erwin Chemerinsky
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NYC Debate Center Presents Eli Jacobs!

by Erik Fogel | Nov 14, 2015
Every Saturday the NYC Urban Debate League hosts debate workshops facilitated by master debate coaches and alumni. Today, Eli Jacobs (see full biography below) presented a workshop on Impact ...
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Middle School Parliamentary Debate Tournament #2 Results!

by Erik Fogel | Nov 14, 2015
Thank you for attending our second middle school parliamentary debate tournament!  22 schools participated! 87 debate teams competed!   122 judges volunteered for the day! 241 students middle school ...
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This Week at the Manhattan Debate Center!

by Erik Fogel | Oct 11, 2015
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Middle School Parliamentary Tournament #1 Results (Manhattan/Harlem Debate Leagues)

by Erik Fogel | Oct 11, 2015
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NYC Debate League Rings the Bell for the Closing of the NASDAQ!

by admin | Sep 19, 2015
We're ringing the bell for the close of NASDAQ!  The NYC Debate League was honored to join some of New York City's top nonprofit youth education groups to ring the bell for the closing of the NASDAQ! ...
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MANHATTAN HIGH SCHOOL SUMMER DEBATE TOURNAMENT RESULTS

by admin | Aug 09, 2015
Our Manhattan High School Summer Debate Tournament concluded last week with Dan’s Debates!  Thanks to Councilmember Dan Garodnick for hosting another summer of debates! This is the third consecutive ...
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The Kallos Debates 2015!

by admin | May 31, 2015
Thank you to NYC Council Member Ben Kallos, Communications Director Sarah Anders, Principal Klann, the Julia Richman Education Complex Schools, and the 200+ students, teachers, volunteers and staff ...
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THE KALLOS DEBATES!

by admin | May 24, 2015
Link to Kallos Debates Flier
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NYC URBAN DEBATE LEAGUE FEATURED IN MANHATTAN FAMILY MAGAZINE!

by admin | May 24, 2015
ROOM FOR DEBATE By Shnieka L. Johnson
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Middle School Championships Tournament Results!

by admin | May 18, 2015
This weekend we celebrated with the NYC Middle School Debate Championships Tournament!  For two days the top teams from across the city debated in parliamentary debate, policy debate, public forum ...
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DEBATE NIGHT WITH BEVERIDGE AND DIAMOND!

by admin | Apr 30, 2015
Thank you to Beveridge and Diamond for hosting the Beverage and Diamond Environmental Debate Night!  Beveridge and Diamond is a law firm specializing in environmental law.  The debate topics were on ...
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THE KIRKLAND AND ELLIS NATIONAL QUALIFIER RESULTS!

by admin | Apr 12, 2015
Thank you to Kirkland and Ellis for sponsoring the second annual Kirkland and Ellis National Qualifier Tournament!  The top NYC teams in public forum and parliamentary debate competed for ...
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NEW YORK CITY HIGH SCHOOL DEBATE CHAMPIONSHIP RESULTS!

by admin | Mar 23, 2015
Team Awards
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The Kirkland & Ellis National Qualifying Tournament

by admin | Mar 21, 2015
In Advanced Public Forum Debate Semifinal's Maspeth High School's Arielle Gallegos and Victoria Panata will debate Mott Hall's Sarah Alvira and Joel Cruz.  In the other semifinals round,  Queens High ...
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Kirkland & Ellis National Qualifier!

by admin | Mar 17, 2015
At the end of the school year are the National Championship Debate Tournaments!  These include the Tournament of Champions, the National Speech and Debate Association's National Championship, the ...
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NYCUDL DEBATERS SWEEP STATE CHAMPIONSHIPS!

by admin | Mar 17, 2015
Last Saturday, Stuyvesant High School hosted the New York State Championships!  Hundreds of high school and middle school debaters from across New York State competed in the largest statewide debate ...
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HS City Champs Parliamentary Debate Topic Vote!

by admin | Feb 24, 2015
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NYC HIGH SCHOOL CITY CHAMPIONSHIPS INVITATION!

by admin | Feb 24, 2015
Hi Everyone!  You are cordially invited to attend the The New York City High School Debate Championships. Please click below for the tournament schedule and invitation.  Each high school in the city ...
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HS Parliamentary Debate Tournament Topic Nominations

by admin | Feb 23, 2015
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Welcome to the Birch Wathen Lenox School!

by admin | Feb 11, 2015
Welcome to one of our newest schools in the Manhattan Debate League, The Birch Wathen Lenox School!  Honor to have such an incredible school join the league!  Awesome to meet such an incredible ...
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Intelligence Squared Debate Night Tonight!

by admin | Feb 11, 2015
Today! Intelligence Squared February Debate Night!!!!  We thank all of this month's participating schools - PS 161, Success Academy, IS 230, Lakeland, Berkeley Carroll, Frederick Douglas Academy, One ...
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Celebrate Aubrey on February 26th!

by admin | Feb 05, 2015
February 26th at the famous Cipriani!!!  Celebrate Aubrey Semple, Program Director of the New York City Urban Debate LEague.  The PASEsetter Awards Benefit celebrates innovation and excellence in ...
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The Grammy Awards for After School Education!

by admin | Feb 04, 2015
The Grammy Awards are this Sunday, but the NYC After School Awards Reception was celebrated yesterday night!! The Partnership for After School Education selects the top five after school educators in ...
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NEW YORK CITY URBAN DEBATE LEAGUE HONORED AS ONE OF THE CITY'S TOP NONPROFITS SERVING NYC YOUTH!

by admin | Jan 31, 2015
The new year kicks off with an honor by the Catalog for Giving!  Every three years The Catalog scours the City, and selects the “best of the best” small young programs serving NYC youth.  For the ...
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NYCUDL Program Director Aubrey Semple Wins Top After School Award!

by admin | Jan 23, 2015
 
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Bank of America Debate Invitational Coming Soon!

by Erik Fogel | Dec 14, 2014
Thank you to Bank of America for hosting our first Bank of America Debate Invitational in January for our top teams in public forum debate.  Thank you to Yaira Brito, Gretchen Garnecho, and Bank of ...
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Beveridge & Diamond Invitational Coming Soon!

by Erik Fogel | Dec 14, 2014
Thank you to Beveridge & Diamond for hosting the Beveridge & Diamond Debate Invitational on January 28th for our top public forum debate teams!  Beveridge & Diamond, which specializes in ...
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Manhattan Celebrates First Middle School Tournament!

by Erik Fogel | Nov 17, 2014
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Thank You Brown Rudnick!

by Erik Fogel | Jul 31, 2014
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KIRKLAND & ELLIS HOSTS NYC VARSITY NATIONAL QUALIFIER!

by Erik Fogel | Mar 08, 2014
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Citizens Committee for New York City's High School Debate Championships!

by Erik Fogel | Feb 09, 2014
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Debate Night at Macquarie!

by Erik Fogel | Feb 07, 2014
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Debate Night @ Kirkland & Ellis!

by Erik Fogel | Feb 01, 2014
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NYC HIGH SCHOOL DEBATE TOURNAMENT #3!

by Erik Fogel | Jan 26, 2014
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Partnering Up with Fish & Richardson Law Firm!

by Erik Fogel | Jan 26, 2014
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NYC Young Professionals for Debate Meet Up!

by Erik Fogel | Jan 26, 2014
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January 29th Martin Luther King Jr. Debate Invitational at Kirkland & Ellis LLP!

by Erik Fogel | Jan 04, 2014
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New York City High School Debate Tournament #3 January 25th!

by Erik Fogel | Jan 04, 2014
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THANK YOU BEVERIDGE AND DIAMOND! (12/12/13)

by Erik Fogel | Dec 21, 2013
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NYC MIDDLE SCHOOL TOURNAMENT RESULTS! (12/14/13)

by Erik Fogel | Dec 21, 2013
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Manhattan Tournament Results!

by Erik Fogel | Dec 14, 2013
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January Debate Night! The Martin Luther King Jr. Invitational!

by Erik Fogel | Nov 27, 2013
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Historic 8 Week Summer Debate Camp Ends!

by Erik Fogel | Aug 31, 2013
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NYC Debate on Fox News!!!!

by Erik Fogel | Feb 01, 2013
Our first monthly debate workshop of the year! An evening of guest speakers, topic experts, pizza, lights-camera-and-action! Thank you to everyone for making our workshop such a success! Thank you ...
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CITYWIDE PFD WORKSHOP ON JANUARY 31ST!

by Erik Fogel | Jan 20, 2013
NYC iSCHOOL HOSTS JANUARY 31ST "DATE WITH DEBATE" PUBLIC FORUM DEBATE TOPIC WORKSHOP!
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