PLUM Debate Tournament #5

Tuesday, February 6, 2018 - 2:00pm

Parliamentary League of the Upper Midwest

PLUM stands for Parliamentary League of the Upper Midwest.  The Bethany Speech Team hosts five of these afternoon debate tournaments.  PLUMs are an excellent way to refine debate skills and have fun doing it. 

Each PLUM includes:

 

  • 3 preliminary rounds with 2 eliminations rounds (Phi Rho Pi style)
  • The Round 3 resolution will be a case study
  • Tournaments begin at 2 pm and end around 9 pm

 

Tournament Schedule:

1:30 - Registration (Honesy Hall 200)

2:00 - Round 1

3:15 - Round 2

4:30 - Round 3 (power matched)

5:30 - Evening meal in the Bethany Dining Center

6:30 - Bronze round

7:45 - Gold round

8:50 - Awards