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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April Public Forum Topic:

“Resolved: To alleviate income inequality in the United States, increased spending on public infrastructure should be prioritized over increased spending on means-tested welfare programs.”

March Public Forum Topic:

“Resolved: The United States should withdraw its military presence from Okinawa.”

March-April Lincoln-Douglas Topic:

“Resolved: The United States ought to promote democracy in the Middle East.”