University of Pennsylvania Fall Voices Tournament
2017 — Philadelphia, PA/US
Penn for Youth Debate 11th Annual Voices of Philadelphia Tournament
Dear Students, Parents, and Coaches,
It is with great pleasure that we invite you to attend the 11th annual Voices of
Philadelphia Debate Tournament, to be held on Saturday, November 18, 2017, in Cohen Hall at the University of Pennsylvania from 8:30 AM until 6:30 PM.
The Voices of Philadelphia Tournament is a completely free, program-wide debate
tournament for only Philadelphia schools. This tournament will provide an outlet for
debaters to utilize the analytical skills they gained during the past year in a competitive
format. We are inviting every student who has participated in any of the programs run by
Penn for Youth Debate and/or the After School Activities Partnership (ASAP) afterschool
programs to participate.
In order to prepare for the tournament, we request that all schools confirm the names
of students participating by Saturday, November 11th. You will be receiving an
electronic registration form soon, please fill it out promptly and send a confirmation
email to firstname.lastname@example.org. For coaches, there are a number of
items to be planned to make this great event possible, so please check and reply to your
We hope that you will be able to attend this tournament and we look forward to seeing
you there! If you have any questions, do not hesitate to contact us.
Please see the attached pages for more information about the tournament.
We hope you’re as excited for this competition as we are!
The Executive Board of Penn for Youth Debate