The Review

Freshmen Dian Yu and Catherine Lu (pictured center) are two of the 17 freshmen to join this year's debate team.

Debate benefits from new female members

Ella Chen, Staff Writer January 20, 2019
A wave of female freshmen joined the debate team at the beginning of the school year. With its new members, debate is becoming more prominent and successful.
Freshman Dian Yu (fifth from right) poses with other Best Speaker award winners at the Fall State debate convention.

Austin debate convention encourages public speaking, exposes students to politics

Sara Doyle and Afraaz Malick November 28, 2018
On Nov. 17, five students attended the Fall State debate convention in Austin.
Debate coach Andrew Stubbs advises senior team captain Andrew Wan on his case. Since the implementation of the new schedule, the debate program has grown, leading students to garner a number of awards at local tournaments.

Debate class fosters sense of community

Noura Jabir and Video Staff March 27, 2018
Sophomores Asher Moll and Pranav Konduri answer questions about the new debate program.
Left to right: Katya Bigman, Adam Moinuddeen, Nelson Mathis, Ananya Das, Adele Wan, Arjun Maitra (not pictured) and Olivia McCarty (not pictured) competed at the Klein Oak Junior High School Forensic Tournament.

Middle School debate team reinvented, aided by Upper School team

Mehak Batra, Staff Writer November 11, 2017
The Middle School debate team was reinvented with the help of the Upper School debate team. They now have consistent practices and competitions.
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