Sunday, April 03, 2011

US Universities Championships Finals video

Motion: The US government should actively facilitate the circumvention of Internet filters in other countries

In this debate: Harvard BE, Yale DF, Alaska CS, New South Wales KM

US Universities Championships Semifinals videos

Motion: This house believe in a constitutional right to a minimum standard of living.

Room 1: OG Alaska CS; OO Alaska, CG St. John’s CM, CO FP Harvard BE
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Room 2: OG New South Wales, OO Alaska CH, CG KM Yale BE, CO Yale DF.

US Universities Championships Quarterfinals videos

Motion: THW instruct juries to acquit where they believe conviction not to be in the public interest.

Room 1: Harvard BE, Alaska FP, Carleton CM, Claremont SW
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Room 2: Yale BE, Alaska CH, LMU CK, Cornell BY

US Universities Championships Octofinals videos

Motion: This House believe that human shields are a legitimate target in war.

In this debate: Yale BE, Vermont AC, Alaska CH, Vermont GL

Saturday, April 02, 2011

US Universities Championships Round 6 videos

Motion: This house would approve annual tax on intellectual property

Room 1: OG Alaska FP, OO Yale BE, CG LaVerne MT, CO Harvard BE

Room 2: OG Alaska BJ, OO Claremont SW, CG New South Wales KM, CO Carleton CM

US Universities Championships Round 5 videos

Motion: This House would create a public forum for active duty military personnel to criticize government policy.

Room 1:OG Yale BE, OO Harvard BE, CG UCDLS OR, CO Cornell BS (first speech is missing due to technical problems)

Room 1 feedback

US Universities Championships Round 4 videos

Motion: This House would mandate a quota for women on the boards of large corporations.

Room 1: OG Harvard BE, OO Yale DF, CG Singapore CT, CO Alaska FP

Room 1 feedback

Room 2: OG Queen's GM, OO Cornell RS, CG Yale BE, CO Harvard BZ

Room 2 feedback

US Universities Championships Round 3 videos

Motion: This house would grant amnesty to dictators who leave office voluntarily.

Room one: OG Loloya CK; OO Edinburgh BO; CG Portland State BB; CO Harvard BE

Room one feedback

Room two: Swarthmore KM, Colgate LT, Seattle SW, Yale BE

Room two feedback

Friday, April 01, 2011

US Universities Championships Round 2 video

Motion: This House would charge players who commit violent sporting fouls with assault

Room 1: OG Edinburgh BO, OO Yale SF, CG LaVerne MT, CO Cornell BS

Room 1: Feedback

US Universities Championships Round 1 videos

Motion: THW mandate insurance in disaster prone areas

Room 1: OG Technology Jamaica BM; OO Yale DF; CG Regis BD; CO Texas State HK (We are missing the 1st minute of the debate due to some tehcnical problems.)

Room 1 feedback by Steve LLano

Room 2: Teams to be determined

Live Streaming Begins!

Remember, live-streaming for the US Universities Championships starts today. The videos can be seen live and will be archived for later viewing. Here is the tournament information:

United States Universities Debate Championship 2011
Burlington, Vermont
April 1st - 3rd