Bates A (Cat Djang '13 and Ben Smith '13) advanced to the elimination rounds at the 2013 World Universities Debating Championship (WUDC) in Berlin, Germany.
The Brooks Quimby Debate Council has started off the 2012-13 season with a slew of exciting results in both American and British Parliamentary debate. As a team, Bates is currently ranked 14th in the country on APDA (American Parliamentary) and 19th in the latest Word University
The BQDC will be hosting two events this Saturday, October 6th. First, there will be a public debate at 1pm in Olin, and later there will be a watch party for the Bill O'Reilly vs. Jon Stewart debate at 8pm in Carnegie 215. Both events are open to the public.