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DLSU Worlds: First row of VDCH societies registered

Take me to Manila! A first bunch of debating societies from under the umbrella of VDCH know for sure already: We are going to DLSU Worlds in Manila. In the recently published list, the convenors of the World Debating Universities Championships (WUDC or Worlds) at De La Salle University of Manila, Philippines have announced those deb socs followed their slogan “Take me to Manila”. It is a rough list of registration for DLSU Worlds only, containing many duplicates. But still, seven debating societies from the VDCH circuit made it to that list: Debattierclub Stuttgart, Berlin Debating Union, Debattierclub Johannes Gutenberg Mainz, ...
Apr 2nd, 2011 | By | Category: Turniere | mit 6 Kommentaren

The most successful debating societies of the World / Stuttgart VDCH’s best deb soc

“Oxbridge“ among the top ten debating societies of the world? Of course, one may assume to find those two oldest deb socs in that list – but who else is to be listed there? Colm Flynn, former chair of the WUDC Council, is the founder and editor of the internet blog World Debating Website. There he has published his “Worlds Debating Rankings 2011“. According to this, the top ten comprises four Australian institutions and only two English ones – Oxford and Cmabridge Unions. Even an institution from the Philippines is listed among them. The most successful debating society from under ...
Mar 31st, 2011 | By | Category: Turniere | Mit einem Kommentar

ZEIT DEBATTE Stuttgart 2011 Review 1

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Mar 19th, 2011 | By | Category: Presseschau, Turniere, VDCH | Comments Off on ZEIT DEBATTE Stuttgart 2011 Review 1

Strike – Argue – Resolve: The ZEIT DEBATTE in Stuttgart

Das Organisationsteam des DC Stuttgart in einer ruhigen MinutePlease read the German version of this comment on the ZEIT DEBATTE in Stuttgart from our correspondents Kristina Seebacher and Jennifer Marlene Holm from Heidelberg. ...
Mar 15th, 2011 | By | Category: Turniere | mit 3 Kommentaren

Wanted: Judges for the German Schools Debating Championships

Wanted: Judges for the German Schools Debating ChampionshipsJudging the up-and-coming and be wowed by them and wow them with university debating? Well then, let’s go to the German Schools Debating Championships (GSDC or Germans) in Stuttgart. This is where schools debaters from all over Germany will be competing for the title of German champion from June 2 to 5. Judges from university debating are more than welcome, David Whitehead, president of the Debating Society Germany (DSG) told Achten Minute. He intends to build on the newly made up cooperation between VDCH and DSG. Language of debate is English while the format of the Germans will be that of ...
Mar 15th, 2011 | By | Category: Termine, Turniere | Comments Off on Wanted: Judges for the German Schools Debating Championships

One weekend, many motions

This weekend, VDCH debaters took part in tournaments in Stuttgart and Leeds. On top of that, our neighbors in the Netherlands have also been competing at a tournament. Three tournaments, three CA teams, three languages. Find all motions of this weekend here. Additionally, we kindly ask you, our much appreciated readers, to do us a favor: Which motion did you find the most interesting, the best to debate, the most exciting? Which one did you think was no good idea? Please do not hesitate to leave your comments below and vote for your favorite motion. ...
Mar 13th, 2011 | By | Category: Themen, Turniere | mit 5 Kommentaren

ZEIT DEBATTE Stuttgart: Göttingen wins!

Göttingen (Nicolas Friebe and David Lamouroux) won the final of ZEIT DEBATTE Stuttgart 2011! Best Speaker Award goes to Katharina Wagner from Dresden Debating Union. Please read more on this in the German version of this article. ...
Mar 13th, 2011 | By | Category: Themen, Turniere | mit 13 Kommentaren

ZEIT DEBATTE Stuttgart: Break Into Final

Please read the German version of this article to find out who broke to the Grand Final at ZEIT DEBATTE Stuttgart! ...
Mar 13th, 2011 | By | Category: Turniere | mit 8 Kommentaren

ZEIT DEBATTE Stuttgart: Break to semi-finals

Please read the German version of this article to find out who broke to semi-finals at ZEIT DEBATTE Stuttgart! ...
Mar 12th, 2011 | By | Category: Themen, Turniere | Mit einem Kommentar

“A guade Ausred isch an Baddza wert”: Bühne frei für die ZEIT DEBATTE Stuttgart

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Mar 10th, 2011 | By | Category: Turniere, VDCH | Comments Off on “A guade Ausred isch an Baddza wert”: Bühne frei für die ZEIT DEBATTE Stuttgart

Stuttgart Punk Pickings 1

This article is not available in English. Please read the German version of this article to see what various debating societies say about the IV in Stuttgart! http://www.achteminute.de/?p=8412 ...
Feb 16th, 2011 | By | Category: Presseschau, Turniere | Comments Off on Stuttgart Punk Pickings 1

Stuttgart Punk – A teaser on the upcoming ZEIT DEBATTE

After five prelims, team Freiburg Türme, Zsolt Szilagyi and Friedemann Groth, won the final of Stuttgart Punk on the past weekend. The motion read "Dieses Haus würde Vegetarier werden", or this house would become vegetarian. Best speaker of the final was Clemens Fucker from Debattierclub Johannes Gutenberg Mainz. Chief adjudicators Sarah Kempf, Nils Haneklaus and Andreas Lazar made up motions for five prelims and a final: 1. Vorrunde: Dieses Haus würde Einwanderern die Staatsbürgerschaft verleihen, wenn sie im Einwanderungsland Militärdienst geleistet haben. 2. Vorrunde: Dieses Haus würde Handelsbeziehungen mit Ländern abbrechen, in denen Christen verfolgt werden. 3. Vorrunde: Dieses Haus lehnt den ...
Feb 14th, 2011 | By | Category: Themen, Turniere | mit 4 Kommentaren

WUDC 2011: Pickings 5

We're sorry, this piece is not available in English. Please read the German version of this article to learn more about what deb socs from Stuttgart and Vienna have to say on Botswana Worlds 2011 and what Berliner Zeitung reports on the Berlin Debating Union, the future host of Worlds 2013. ...
Feb 2nd, 2011 | By | Category: Presseschau, Turniere | Comments Off on WUDC 2011: Pickings 5

ZEIT DEBATTE Mainz Pickings 3

Juroren bei der Ausübung ihrer Pflicht - gut zuhören: Oliver Hörtensteiner und Pauline Leopold (Foto: Ha Dinh Van)This article is not available in English, please browse the German version of this bit to see some of the photos taken at ZEIT DEBATTE Mainz 2011. ...
Jan 25th, 2011 | By | Category: Presseschau, Turniere | Comments Off on ZEIT DEBATTE Mainz Pickings 3

Registration open for ZEIT DEBATTE Stuttgart 2011

The next big event of the ZEIT DEBATTEN open its registration: Nils Haneklaus from Debattierclub Stuttgart just opened registration for the ZEIT DEBATTE which will be held in Stuttgart from 11th to 13th March. ...
Jan 24th, 2011 | By | Category: Turniere, VDCH | Comments Off on Registration open for ZEIT DEBATTE Stuttgart 2011

WUDC 2011: Andreas Lazar about preparation, irritations and New Year’s Eve without snow

WUDC 2011: Andreas Lazar about preparation, irritations and New Year's Eve without snow Sorry, this article is not yet available in English. Please read the German version to learn more on how Andreas Lazar and his team mate from Debattierclub Stuttgart made it to ESL finals at WUDC 2011.
Jan 21st, 2011 | By | Category: Menschen, Themen, Turniere | mit 2 Kommentaren

WUDC 2011: Unofficial ESL and EFL tabs

On his blog, Manos Moschopoulos compiled unofficial tabs for ESL and EFL respectively for the World Universities Debating Championships (WUDC or Worlds). He did so based on data provided by Leela Koenig, judge at Botswana Worlds, and the competition's language committee. So far, official ESL and EFL tabs have not yet been published by the adjudication team of CA Logandran Balavijendran. According to Manos’ compilation, a correction of the Top Five EFL Speakers has to be noted: “Simon Belak (Ljubljana C) and Andreas Lazar (Stuttgart A) are joint top EFL speakers (initially, they were announced as 2nd and 1st respectively),” Manos ...
Jan 12th, 2011 | By | Category: Turniere | Comments Off on WUDC 2011: Unofficial ESL and EFL tabs

WUDC 2011: Full tab online now!

The full tab of the World Universities Debating Championships 2011 has been made available online already! The CA team put it on the homepage of Botswana Worlds. Naturally, Achte Minute does have a focus on the results of  VDCH teams and speakers. Hence, to lighten the burden for you, our loyal readers, we compiled their results. ...
Jan 5th, 2011 | By | Category: Turniere | Comments Off on WUDC 2011: Full tab online now!

WUDC 2011: Pickings 1

Debaters worldwide already are cheering about their teams at World Universities Debating Championships (WUDC or Worlds): The Debattierclub Stuttgart (DCS) jubilates about a smooth start into 2011, the Israeli Debating League compliment their Israeli debaters on their results and the weekly newspaper DIE ZEIT interviewed Chinese debaters. ...
Jan 4th, 2011 | By | Category: Presseschau, Turniere | mit 3 Kommentaren

WUDC 2011: Winners, rankings, draws and motions

WUDC 2011: Winners, rankings, draws and motionsThe term "Worlds" is used in its plural form because numerous winners have been awarded at Gaborone, Botswana last night. Foremost, the three best teams have to be mentioned who prevailed over the course of nine prelims. It is three best teams as there are three categories: "Open Break", "English as a Second Language" (ESL) and "English as a Foreign Language" (EFL). And the winners are ... Monash A from Australia, Haifa A from Israel and Tokyo B from Japan. There were about 300 teams from all over the globe competing for the title, 32 of which made it to ...
Jan 4th, 2011 | By | Category: Themen, Turniere | Comments Off on WUDC 2011: Winners, rankings, draws and motions

WUDC 2011: Stuttgart broke to ESL semis

Team Stuttgart A made it to ESL semis at World Universities Debating Championships in Botsuana. Congratulations to Michael Saliba and Andreas Lazar. Please read more on this in the German version of this article! apf / glx ...
Jan 2nd, 2011 | By | Category: Themen, Turniere | Mit einem Kommentar

WUDC 2011: The ESL quarters

One quarter of the teams of the ESL break are from Germany! That would make one German team in each room, one could think. But in final rounds, the tab is folded. That means that for instance room one assembles teams ranking on 1, 7, 8 and 16. Thanks to this folding, room three of the ESL qurter finals will see two German teams: Stuttgart A (Andreas Lazar and Michael Saliba) and Berlin B (Patrick Ehmann and Bastian Laubner). Other German teams in the quarters are Berlin B (Florian Umscheid and Dessislava Kirova) and Gutenberg A (Marcus Ewald and Marietta ...
Jan 2nd, 2011 | By | Category: Themen, Turniere | mit 2 Kommentaren

WUDC 2011: VDCH tab from Bots

Breaking news from Botswana: Results of our VDCH teams after round 6 leaked from Gabs and we have it all here for our loyal readers. Colm Flynn provided photographs of the tab on his World Debating Website. So how are our German and Austrian teams doing in Gaborone? ...
Dec 31st, 2010 | By | Category: Turniere | Comments Off on WUDC 2011: VDCH tab from Bots

Michael Saliba won Oxford Freshers’ Cup

Michael Saliba won the Freshers' Cup 2010 of the Oxford Union. In late November, the former president of Debattierclub Stuttgart (DCS) competed with other freshmen at the famous debating union. The Ph.D. candidate from Stuttgart won on the motion "This house would rig elections to keep extremist parties out of parliament if it could get away with it" from opening government. The Oxford Union stages this Freshers' Cup annually for students of all kinds who start or continue debating at Oxford. About 60 freshmen collected points  in five debates over the first trimester. The eight best speakers break to the final held ...
Dec 22nd, 2010 | By | Category: Menschen, Turniere | mit 2 Kommentaren

Debate and After-Debate at the Bristol IV 2010

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Dec 16th, 2010 | By | Category: Themen, Turniere | mit 3 Kommentaren

IDAS 2010 Pickings

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Dec 10th, 2010 | By | Category: Presseschau, Turniere | Mit einem Kommentar

Stuttgart Punk Tournament

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Dec 3rd, 2010 | By | Category: Termine, Turniere | Comments Off on Stuttgart Punk Tournament

BaWü 2010 Pickings 1

This article is not available in English. Please read the German version of this article to see what various debating societies say about the BaWü 2010 on their websites! ...
Nov 25th, 2010 | By | Category: Presseschau, Turniere | Comments Off on BaWü 2010 Pickings 1

London School of Economics wins Oxford IV 2010

John Ashbourne and Anser Aftab from the London School of Economics (LSE A) won the Oxford IV on the past weekend. ESL, the category for those who speak “English as a Second Language”, was won by Daniel Springer and Jeroen Heun from Erasmus Rotterdam, ranked 1 and 2 on the ESL tab of this year’s Euros in Amsterdam. The tab of the Oxford IV can be found online. Teams breaking to semis (main break): Cambridge A Cambridge B Yale C Manchester SR Durham A Manchester AJ Yale A Stanford B Monash Sydney TCD Hist B ULU C Princeton AL UBC A LSE A St Andrews ESL Break to semis: Groningen B MGMIO A (Helmut Kohl and East Germany; team broke third ...
Nov 16th, 2010 | By | Category: Themen, Turniere | Comments Off on London School of Economics wins Oxford IV 2010

New club champion in Stuttgart

New club champion in StuttgartNils Haneklaus and Kai Nosbüsch are the new champions of Debattierclub Stuttgart (DCS)! They won the final at Internationales Zentrum in Vaihingen and defeated Isabel Spieth and Sven Hein. The motion read "This house would penalise blasphemy", as is reported on the DCS website. The DCS follows a sophisticated system to nominate the semi-finalists of their internal championship every semester. Debaters have to take part in the weekly debates regularly, either as speaker or as judge, and collect points. At the end of the semester, the club champion is to be found in a semi final and final held in the ...
Nov 4th, 2010 | By | Category: News of debating clubs | mit 2 Kommentaren

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