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Invited by student group Emory College Republicans, five Republican Congressional candidates for the sixth district of Georgia debated at Emory Thursday night before the April 18 special election. The candidates discussed healthcare, jobs, national security, immigration, drug enforcement, taxes and ...

Emory debate pair Kristen Lowe (17C) and Viveth Karthikeyan (17C) defeated top-ranked Harvard University (Mass.) juniors Lev Asimow and Hemanth Sanjeev in the final round of the American Debate Association (ADA) National Championship March 13. Out of 28 institutions, including ...

This month’s debate was written by Barkley Forum members Goizueta Business School junior Harry Stone and College sophomore Tiffany Haas.  Debates Have Little Impact: Despite the high entertainment value and ample material for Saturday Night Live skits, the presidential debates ...
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After months of research, planning and compiling an extraordinary record, the debate team of College senior Jason Sigalos and College junior Viveth Karthikeyan swept away the top six collegiate teams in the nation at the 60th Dartmouth Round Robin on ...
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Executive Director of Forensics Melissa Wade will retire at the end of October after 43 years of service at Emory in which she received Emory’s highest faculty honor, the Thomas Jefferson Award, and led Emory’s Barkley Forum to 30 national intercollegiate debate titles. Wade ...
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Barkley Forum members Katie Duval (sophomore) and Camila Reed-Guevara (freshman) debate whether or not sexual assault prevention programs for women should be supported. [wc_row][wc_column size=”one-half” position=”first”] In support of targeted sexual assault prevention programs for women Sexual assault and rape ...
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This month’s debate, courtesy of the Barkley Forum, is on whether or not Emory should move forward on financial aid for undocumented services and was written by Barkley Forum Members Nate Sawyer and Katie Duval. PRO Emory University Policy 1.3.1, ...
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Last night, Emory Hillel and the Barkley Forum sponsored a debate on a controversial issue: the pros and cons of recognizing Hamas as a political actor on an international stage. Emory Hillel is one of Emory’s multiple Jewish student organizations, ...