Ethics and Leadership Debate Team Qualify for Nationals

On November 19, the Wake Forest Ethics and Leadership Debate team competed in the Mid-Atlantic Regional Ethics Bowl held at Clemson University.  Colleges and universities included in the competition were:

Campbell University

Coastal Carolina University

Clemson University

Hollins University

Lynchburg College

St. Mary’s College of Maryland

Swarthmore College

University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill 

University of North Carolina at Charlotte

University of Central Florida

University of Maryland 

University of Mississippi

University of North Georgia

Virginia Military Institute (VMI)

Walters State Community College

The Wake Forest team placed second which qualified the team for nationals which will be held on February 26, 2017, in Dallas, Texas.

Congratulations to Stephen Oldham, team coach, and students Paras Patel, Paul Okoyeh, Matt Schlosser, Clare Zhang, Sam O’Connor and Alessandro Rizzi on their successful competition.