Training Day
Sep
22
9:00 AM09:00

Training Day

Learn how to debate with the UBC Debate Society. Training Day is our annual workshop where we teach new debaters the fundamentals of debate and public speaking. Join us, learn some new skills and enjoy the free food.

Attendance is Free.

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NAUDC 2019
Oct
4
to Oct 6

NAUDC 2019

  • Hobart and William Smith Colleges (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

UBCDS will be sending 3 teams and 2 judges to the North American Universities Debating Championships 2019! Stay tuned for how you can apply to receive a funded slot.

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WUDC 2020
Dec
26
to Jan 5

WUDC 2020

  • Assumption University Suvarnabhumi Campus (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

UBCDS is sending one team of our top debaters and one judge to the World Universities Debating Championship 2020! Tryouts for this event will be happening in September- stay tuned for how you can apply.

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UBCDS' Opening Meeting (Opening of the House)
Sep
11
6:00 PM18:00

UBCDS' Opening Meeting (Opening of the House)

  • Irving K Barber Learning Centre (Victoria Theatre) (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

The UBC Debate Society is excited to welcome all people who love discussion, persuasion, and policy, as well as to welcome back our wonderful club members, at our annual Opening of the House.

Opening of the House will be hosted on campus at the Victoria Learning Theatre at Irving K. Barber Learning Centre. This is your best opportunity to mingle with seasoned competitive debaters, learn what debate can do for your personal, academic, and professional growth, and join our club to start traveling and competing in debate tournaments around the world. You can even catch our slightly over-the-top show debate at 7. Best of all, there will be free food!

No ticket purchase necessary.

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Imagine Day 2019
Sep
3
1:00 PM13:00

Imagine Day 2019

Every year UBC hosts Imagine Day, an opportunity for our campus’ clubs and organizations to booth and recruit new members! Stop by the UBCDS booth to learn more about our society- or just to say hello!

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Summer Speech and Debate Competition 2019
Jul
27
to Jul 28

Summer Speech and Debate Competition 2019

  • Sauder School of Business (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

The Vancouver Academy of Public Speaking is hosting a Public Forum Debate Tournament, in association with the UBC Debate Society and the Sauder School of Business. This event will take place at the West Point Grey campus of UBC, with competition spanning two days (July 27th and 28th respectively). Please visit the Vancouver Academy of Public Speaking’s website for more details on this event: http://public-speaking.ca/

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UBC EST 2019
May
11
8:00 AM08:00

UBC EST 2019

UBCDS’ annual Elementary School Tournament! Registration for this event has closed but we are looking forward to seeing you all there!

If you have any questions, please contact us at ubcelementary@gmail.com

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