HPU Events

HPU Debate Team Co-Hosting the 6th Annual Pan Pacific Championship- Day 1

February 16, 2013 09:00 AM - February 16, 2013 05:00 PM

Location: University of Hawaii

Event Type: Debate Team Event

The HPU Sea Warrior Debate Society will be co-hosting the Pan Pacific Championship on Saturday, February 16th and Sunday, February 17th, from 9am until 5pm, at the University of Hawaii.

Debate teams from the University of Vermont, Loyola Marymount University, Willamette University, and other programs are scheduled to attend.

HPU Debate team members including Shay Kauwe, Justin Lowe, Ashllyn Melo-Pang, Esther Smith, Tiffany Lee, Ashley Piedra, Megan Jensen, Cristian Vlase, and Cassie Chang will be representing HPU against some of the best debaters in the nation.

Prior to the Pan Pacific Championship, HPU will be hosting an informational training on World Championship debate along with a public debate round featuring eight of the top individual speakers participating in the tournament. 

The public debate and training will be at the Outrigger Reef on the Beach Hotel on Friday, February 15th from 10am until 4pm.  

All HPU students, staff, and faculty are invited to attend. For more information please contact the Director of Debate at tdowd@hpu.edu.