Ryan Mansell, captain of the debate team, has been the key element maintaining the program’s stardom by displaying a few characteristics: determination, motivation, innovation and selflessness.
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The debate team continued its tradition of success when two of its teams advanced to the elimination rounds at the United States National Open earlier this month.
The University of La Verne debate team is elated by its recent victory at the United States Universities National Championships where team La Verne MT ranked fifth out of the 192 teams.
The debate team will part ways for the weekend as its members attend debate tournaments in New York and Oregon in order to prepare for the national championships.
Powerful words, knowledge and different points of view filled the President’s Dining Room on Oct. 28 during a debate put on by the University’s debate team for the Hot Spots lecture series.
Ranking 19th among more than 300 schools at the World Universities Debate Championship in Turkey last month, the University of La Verne debate team has proved to itself and to the University that hard work and dedication pays off.
The Hot Spots series continued Thursday as the University of La Verne debate team took on the issue of whether amnesty should be given to immigrants who live in the United States and have not passed the citizenship exam.
Spring break is usually reserved for vacation, but instead of beach umbrellas and surf boards, the University of La Verne debate team competed in the 2009 United States Universities National Debating Championships.