Congratulations to our excellent debaters as they return from the Fraser Heights Invitational this month! Huge kudos especially goes to Stephanie Chang for winning Top Speaker in the Juniors category! Alan Shen also took home the award for 3rd Best Speaker as a Junior, and Yuki Zhao performed well, taking 5th Best Speaker in the…Details
Several elementary students attending Vancouver Debate Academy performed well at the Yorkson Creek Novice Invitational in Langley. Congratulations are in order for several students: Sharon Yang, who was the 8th Overall Top Speaker; Jessica Xiao, who won 3rd place Best Speaker in the Grade 5 and Under category; and Kevin Sun and Jessica Xiao, who…Details
Students from Vancouver Debate Academy did very well at the Puget Sound High School Tournament in January 2018. Six teams attended the tournament in Washington State; five participated in the “Open” category (elsewhere known as “Senior”), and one team fell into the “Novice” category. One team (Ellen and Victor) made it to Partial Octo-Finals, while…Details
VDA teams competed at Yale this September on the topic of South Korean anti-missile systems!
The competition was in New Haven and our varsity teams made an excellent showing.
The UBC Fall tournament will be November 3rd and 4th with a junior and senior division, taking place at UBC Main Campus. The topics will be announced soon!