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Salem Debate Club, Salem, Oregon

Club Leader/Contact

Mr. Ray Engel (email)

Meeting Location

West Salem, Oregon

Meeting Dates and Times

Salem Debate Club typically meets every other Tuesday during the debate season from January Through April. Club meetings run from 6:30 PM to 9:30 PM. Contact Mr. Engel for the specific schedule for the current season.

General Information

Salem Debate Club meetings are specifically geared towards preparing debaters for CCNW's competitive debate events. Typical club activities include general discussions regarding the Resolution topic, analysis of particular debate cases, and practice in-club debates. Parental participaiton is excpected, especially for in-club debate practices.

Introduction to Debate Class

The Salem Debate Club "Intro" class consists of an 11 week course, meeting once a week, on Tuesday evenings from 7 PM to 9 PM in West Salem. The first class typically occurs in mid-late September and the class runs through early December. The list below provides a summary of the course content. Parents are encouraged to attend with their students. All course materials can be previewed at this web site. (Debate Class Materials)