Coach Workshops

These interactive workshops covered various debate and coaching topics to help you learn more and hone your skills. We will be hosting four sessions in February. You can register for upcoming workshops here. You can also check out our past workshops and resources below.

Please email Flynn with any suggestions or questions on future topics.

Upcoming Workshops:

Equity for Black Students in Debate with Azja Butler

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Impact Calculus and Evidence Comparison with Michael Wimsatt

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Research and Strategy with Dr. Eric Morris

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Coaching Public Forum

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Past Workshops:

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(Resources referenced in Workshops, articles, and additional video resources)

Debate 101: Part 1 – Chicago Debates and Tournaments

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Debate 101: Part 2 – Intro to Policy Debate

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Beyond the Core Files: Finding and previewing new off-case and affirmatives

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Introduction to Disadvantages

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Advanced Counterplan Theory: Conditionality and 50 States Fiat with Pablo Gannon, Debate Coach at George Mason University

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Rebuttals and Impact Comparison with Dr. Mikaela Malsin, Director of Debate at Georgetown University

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Topicality with Brian Klarman, Assistant Director of Debate at Emory University

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Research Strategies and Updated Evidence with Jeff Buntin, Debate Coach at Northwestern University

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Using Generic Strategies: How to Answer Without Answers* with Dr. Eric Morris, Director of Forensics at Missouri State

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Intro to the K with Dr. James Mollison, Director of Debate at Purdue University, and Dr. Alex McVey, Director of Debate at Kansas State University

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K Affs Intro with Dr. Alex McVey, Director of Debate at Kansas State University

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Framework and K v. K Debate with Caitlin Walrath, Assistant Debate Coach at Wake Forest University

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