Dr. Lee McGaan  

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** Outlines are due at 3pm on the day listed by email to the opposing team and Prof. McGaan

updated 10/23/2008



 Blahnik, Jones and Wishecoby   v  Hermie and Russell

"Resolved that: The U.S. government should establish a national drinking age of 18."

Affirmative Outline due: Sunday, 11/2

Negative Outline due: Thursday, 11/6

Debate presented: Tuesday, November 11 in class


 Bold and Dixit  v   Diffenderfer and McCormick

"Resolved that: The federal government and state governments should lift bans on offshore
oil drilling."

Affirmative Outline due: Monday, 11/3

Negative Outline due: Friday, 11/7

Debate presented: Wednesday, November 12 evening session


 Corrigan and Friedrich  v  Rogers and Wilkin

"Resolved that: the Illinois state ban on smoking in public places should be significantly relaxed."

Affirmative Outline due: Tuesday, 11/4

Negative Outline due: Saturday, 11/8

Debate presented: Thursday, November 13 in class

 Aghababian and Lumzy  v  DeBoer and Winter

"Resolved that: American four-year undergraduate colleges should no longer require
ACT/SAT scores for admission."

Affirmative Outline due: Sunday, 11/9

Negative Outline due: Thursday, 11/13

Debate presented: Tuesday, November 18 - in class