Current Topics

2016-2017 Policy Debate Topic:

“Resolved: The United States federal government should substantially increase its economic and/or diplomatic engagement with the People’s Republic of China.”

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November Public Forum Topic:

“Resolved: On balance, the benefits of the Internet of Things outweigh the harms of decreased personal privacy.”

November-December Lincoln-Douglas Topic:

“Resolved: The United States ought to limit qualified immunity for police officers.”

September-October Public Forum Topic:

“Resolved: In United States public K-12 schools, the probable cause standard ought to apply to searches of students.”

September-October Lincoln-Douglas Topic:

“Resolved: Countries ought to prohibit the production of nuclear power.”