Articles tagged with "debate"
COM debate team in top ten in nation
With just 30 minutes to prepare an argument on a topic ranging from Brexit to basketball, College of the Mainland student Lauren Buchanan is used to working under pressure.
COM student named top speaker at debate tournament
Debating the virtues of apple vs. cherry pie and whether Congress should enact a law making voting mandatory, College of the Mainland student Aaron Maxwell triumphed as the top speaker at a recent debate tournament at Lee College.
Optimist club names COM students winners of speech competition
Sharing stories of difficulties overcome, two College of the Mainland Collegiate High School students won first place in the Optimist International Oratorical Contest – Galveston.
Students showcase skills at COM Duck Debate
Nine colleges from Louisiana to Washington traveled to College of the Mainland for the third annual Duck Debates Tournament March 6-7.
COM student champion in debate tournament
Triumphing over students from two and four-year colleges, College of the Mainland student Alaina Spiers, of League City, became champion of a debate tournament hosted by Stephen F. Austin University.
Hitchcock dual credit student triumphs in first COM debate camp
A first debate tournament was a win for 16-year-old Drager Landry, a College of the Mainland dual credit student from Hitchcock High School.
COM debater awarded
Taryn Clark’s quick thinking and calmness under pressure was rewarded with a trophy at the Eddy Shell Invitational International Public Debate Association tournament in Bossier City, Louisiana.
COM hosts first Duck Debates
Debating sports, politics, pop culture and debate itself, students from four colleges participated in COM's Duck Debates, the first tournament hosted by COM.