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, 802-238-8345 mobile, 656-4275 fax, firstname.lastname@example.org email, and http://debate.uvm.edu/ldu.html web site.
Otter Valley Union High School won the Varity title and Mt. St. Joseph won the Novice title as the LDU hosted the Vermont State Debate Championship tournament this last Saturday. LDU coaches and debaters administered and judged the tournament. Otter Valley defeated Rutland High School in the last round to secure the title. Mt. St. Joseph scored a 2-1 victory over Hartford High School in the novice finals.
Plans for next year include: interactive television classes, televised debates, and increased outreach to new schools.
MEETINGS THIS WEEK
NEW NOVICE MEETING ROB & TUNA TUES 3 PM
CM VS FW WITH JACKIE TUES 3 PM
OA VS B2 WITH TUNA TUES 4:30 PM
BRIEFING: EXTRATERRITORIALITY TUES 9 PM
SP VS MS WITH GORDIE WED 6:30 PM
OA VS ??? WED 7:30 PM
BRIEFING: SOCIAL MOVEMENTS WED 8 PM
TOWSON & CEDA NATIONALS
TOWSON: MORGAN-SNIDER, SCHWARTZ-PARMETT, FISHBONE WINFIELD, MAHONEY-CLARK, LOCKWOOD-X, JEWERS-BERNSTEIN, OSMANOVIC- ALEXANDER. COACHES: MASSEY, SNIDER, McGREEVY, MILLER, CEDARFIELD.
BRING SLEEPING BAGS FOR THURSDAY NIGHT, OTHERWISE HOTEL ROOMS.
VAN #1: 8 AM THURSDAY - Sarah, Helen, Jackie, Greta, Rae, Trond, Aaron, Pete
VAN #2: 12:30 PM THURSDAY - Alanna, Kenan, Tuna, Gordie, Justin, Scud (pick-up), Fiona, Jordan, Anna, Rob, Mariellen
CEDA NATIONALS: MORGAN-SNIDER, FISHBONE-WINFIELD, LOCKWOOD-OSMANOVIC. COACHES: SNIDER, MASSEY, MILLER, McKNIGHT.
TOO LATE TO ORDER A "SILENCE IS COMPLICITY" SWEATSHIRT!
Dark blue hooded sweatshirts, front zipper, "SILENCE IS COMPLICITY" on the front, "Replacing Weapons with Words - Vermont Debate" on the back. GIVE TUNA YOUR SWEATSHIRT MONEY NOW! $22 EACH. XXL is $24. AVAILABLE THURSDAY!
WATERMAN MANOR, 5:30 PM RECEPTION ON BALCONY, 6:15 PM DINNER, OVER BY 8:30 PM. ALL FRIENDS, ALUMS, SUPPORTERS WELCOME TO OUR CELEBRATION OF 1998-99! JUSTIN IS THE MENU AND EVENT COORDINATOR.
LAST TAPING: #186 GREEN RAGE
NEXT TAPING 3-14
Clinton: Justin, RAE, SARAH, HELEN, TUNA
UNIONS: Helen, GORDIE