VOICE OF EDWIN
2 February1999

The Voice of Edwin is the weekly newsletter of the Edwin Lawrence Debate Union at the University of Vermont, an endowed co-curricular program which trains students in debating and sponsors national competition and community events. Alfred C. Snider is the Director. 802-656-0097 voice, 656-4275 fax, asnider@zoo.uvm.edu email, and on the world wide web: http://debate.uvm.edu/ldu.html .

GOOD SHOWINGS AT SOUTHERN ILLINOIS & SYRACUSE
This last weekend University of Vermont debaters were competing at a major national tournament at Southern Illinois University and a small regional tournament at Syracuse University. At Southern Illinois two varsity teams competed. Rae Schwartz and Justin Parmett were 4-2 in prelims, and then lost their elimination round. Sarah Snider and Helen Morgan were 3-3 and missed reaching the elimination rounds by a speaker few points. At Syracuse Pete Winfield and Aaron Fishbone were 5-1 in novice prelims before losing in their first eliminatoin round. Greta Lockwood and novice Megan Cavanaugh were 2-4 in JV, while the Trinity College team of Mariellen Jewers and Jocelyn McCann also went 2-4 in novice. Pete was the 9th best speaker and Aaron was the 5th best novice speaker.

MEETINGS THIS WEEK

NOVICE CRASH SESSIONS - WED 6 PM, THUR 5 PM

COUNTERPLAN THEORY - WED 7 PM

AFFIRMATIVE ANSWERS - THUR 4 PM

BREASTFEEDING IN THE WORKPLACE AFFIRMATIVE - WED 8 PM

ON TO CORNELL
Teams: Varsity - Morgan-Snider, Schwartz-Parmett; JV - Lockwood-Mirabelli; Novice - Jewers-McCann, Fishbone-Winfield, Mahoney-Clark, Towne-Goddu, Brill-Poole, Cavanaugh-Osmanovic.
Coaches: Snider, Massey, Miller, McGreevy, Cedarfield, McKnight
Departure: 4 PM from Debate Office - BE ON TIME!

LDU Spring Schedule
This Weekend Cornell ALL
2/13-14 Vermont ALL
2/20-21 East Champs at Rochester ALL
3/5-7 Towson MANY
3/19-22 CEDA Nats SIU 4/5

WATCH FLASHPOINT! Channel 15, Burlington Wed. 12:30 PM, Thurs. 10:30 PM, Sat. 1 PM NOW OVER 185 SHOWS!

RESEARCH PRIORITIES
Rochester Case: Rae, Sarah, Meg
Toilets: Gordie
Women in military: Sarah
Equal Pay Act: Tuna
Juries: Gordie
Middle East: Helen
Social Security: Justin
EEOC 99: Aaron

SQUAD RECORD 1998-99

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Previous160198
SIU76
Syracuse910
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