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Telegraph Season Opener

Saturday | October 5

Schedule (Tentative):

 

The tournament may run late OR early. Don't make plans around this schedule - reserve the WHOLE DAY. Students should compete from the same location for each round.

All registration materials are due on  9/30/19 at 3:45 PM, Pacific Standard Time.

Pacific Standard Time

PST (UTC-08)

8:45 AM - Links to the tournament are emailed out

9:00 AM - Round 1

10:15 AM - Round 2

11:15 AM - Lunch

11:45 AM - Round 3

12:45 PM - Round 4

1:45 PM - Awards/Finals

Mountain Standard Time

MST (UTC-07)

9:45 AM - Links to the tournament are emailed out

10:00 AM - Round 1

11:15 AM - Round 2

12:15 PM - Lunch

12:45 PM - Round 3

1:45 PM - Round 4

2:45 PM - Awards/Finals

Central Standard Time

CST (UTC-06)

10:45 AM - Links to the tournament are emailed out

11:00 AM - Round 1

12:15 PM - Round 2

1:15 PM - Lunch

1:45 PM - Round 3

2:45 PM - Round 4

3:45 PM - Awards/Finals

Eastern Standard Time

EST (UTC-05)

11:45 AM - Links to the tournament are emailed out

12:00 PM - Round 1

1:15 PM - Round 2

2:15 PM - "Lunch"

2:45 PM - Round 3

3:45 PM - Round 4

4:45 PM - Awards/Finals

Topics:

Lincoln-Douglas - Resolved: In the United States, colleges and universities ought not consider standardized tests in undergraduate admissions decisions.

Public Forum - Resolved: The European Union should join the Belt and Road Initiative.

Fees:

  • Discounts are available for low-income schools.

  • The winner/s of each division receive free entry into the next Telegraph tournament. For Public Forum, if the two winners don't enter their next tournament together, each student that won the tournament receives a 50% discount for their part of the entry fee for the next tournament.

Lincoln-Douglas - $70/entry, including hired judging

Public Forum - $70/entry, including hired judging