DSDL 4 Online

2021 — NSDA Campus, NC/US







Email dsdltournamentdirector@gmail.com 


Dogwood Speech and Debate League Qualifier #4

Date: Saturday, December 11th, 2021


Registration: Registration will occur electronically on Friday, December 10th from Noon to 4:00 PM. Please confirm your entry and judges via Tabroom. Nuisance fees apply to unreported drops.


Events Offered:

  • Novice Lincoln Douglas Debate
  • Lincoln Douglas Debate
  • Novice Public Forum Debate
  • Public Forum Debate
  • Congressional Debate
  • Declamation
  • Dramatic Performance
  • Duo Interpretation
  • Novice Extemporaneous Speaking
  • Varsity Extemporaneous Speaking
  • Impromptu Speaking
  • Informative Speaking
  • Oral Interpretation of Literature
  • Original Oratory
  • Novice Program of Oral Interpretation of Literature
  • Varsity Program of Oral Interpretation of Literature



Public Forum: Resolved: Increased United States federal regulation of cryptocurrency transactions and/or assets will produce more benefits than harms.

Lincoln-Douglas Debate: Resolved: A just government ought to recognize an unconditional right of workers to strike.


Student Congress: 

Student Congress legislation should remember the following information in regards to submission:

  • A school that enters competitors in the Congress division may submit appropriately formatted legislation.
  • Legislation must be submitted before Friday, December 3rd at 6:00 PM via Tabroom.
  • Legislation will be posted no later than Monday, December 6th, 2021.
  • To expedite the release of the legislation packet, the League has adopted templates. They can be found on the website and Tabroom.

Impromptu Topics: 

  • Future Careers
  • Grab Bag!
  • Holiday Songs
  • Pets
  • Winter Activities


Extemp Topics :

  • Asia & Oceania
  • Africa, the Americas & Europe
  • The COVID-19 Pandemic in the US & around the World
  • US Economics
  • US Politics

Oral Interpretation of Literature:

  • Round 1 - Poetry
  • Round 2 - Prose
  • Round 3 - Poetry
  • Round 4 - Prose
  • Finals - Poetry

If you have questions, please email me at dsdltournamentdirector@gmail.com

We hope to see you there!

Michelle Boswell, Director

Crawford Leavoy, Tournament Director