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Nov. 2016: Debate Club Places 1st & 3rd in Emerson Preparatory School Tournament

The Nysmith School Debate Club competed in the Metro Speech and Debate Association Emerson Preparatory School Public Forum Tournament in November 2016.

Thirty teams and seven different schools participated debating the topic:

Resolved: On balance, the benefits of the Internet of Things outweigh the harms of decreased personal privacy.

A big congratulations to the Nysmith Debate Club for the following achievements:

Varsity Category

1st Place – Anuraag Kaashyap and Alex Joel
3rd Place – Vikram Bala and Alex Misiaszek

Novice Category

3rd place – Emma Bennett and Tanvi Bhave