Debate places 10th at national tournament


The William Jewell College Debate Team competed at the National Parliamentary Debate Association’s National Tournament.

Patrick Terry and Trent Dixon, both political science majors, and Kandace-Rose Gill, Oxbridge Institutions and Policy major, on a hybrid team with a student from St. Mary’s College in California, finished 4-4 in prelims. Overall, Jewell’s team finished in 10th place at the tournament.

Gill was also recognized as a top speaker at the tournament.