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Students debate their lunchtimes away!

Over the last 3 weeks, learners in numerous grade 11 classes have gathered in 11C to take part in impromptu student led debate practices. Debating has a strong history at Alex High and learners are attempting to replicate the successes of recent teams by staging their own practices through this new club. 120 more words


A wrap up of a brilliant EUDC: It wasn't just all debating!

Well, it’s been a few days since Hull Debating came back from Vienna. But what a week it was for Hull.

Firstly, the biggest congratulations must go to Hull alumnus Alex Harris! 336 more words

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On debating 

A friend of mine recently posted something that I thought was really well said, succinct and telling of what society has become.

I think that in the Australian context (my home), this is true. 264 more words

Songs You Relate To

I ve been debating on whether or not it was appropriate to make this thread, but the more I think about it, the more I think it could be fun. 78 more words

Day 6: All good things must come to an end...

Vienna has the reputation of being an old city, but can easily change to meet the new. The amount of Mozart concerts and traditional ball room dancing in contrast to the new campus where EUDC was held this year and the more modern amusement rides in the Praterstern. 454 more words

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Day 5: Vienna just a got a whole lot more serious...

Vienna is home to one of the four UN bases, containing the IAEA, the Office for Drugs and Crime, along with the Outer Space programme. This institution is so important to the work that the UN does, whether people think it’s worthwhile and necessary, with some thinking that it can be a bad influence (as discussed in many motions in debating). 263 more words

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