2024 10th Annual Douglass Debates

2024 — Millersville, PA/US

Tournament Schedule

Tournament Schedule

Breakfast: 8:00 a.m. MU Dining Hall (all are invited)

Check-In Table: Debate Headquarters Room Bolger Conference Center, University Room

Hotel: Holiday Inn Lancaster, PA (Contact information: 717-394-0900)


8:00 a.m.

Breakfast @
MU Dining Hall – The Upper Deck

9:00 a.m.

University Room in Bolger Conference Center


10:00 a.m.

First Round

All debate teams will compete in four preliminary rounds of competition. On the day of tournament a schematic (“pairings”) will be posted indicating which teams compete against each other and in what room.

11:00 a.m.

Second Round

12:15 p.m.

Buffet lunch @
MU Dining Hall – The Upper Deck

1:30 p.m.

Third Round

2:30 p.m.


Top four teams advance to semi-finals, based on win/loss record in the four preliminary rounds.

3:30 p.m.

Semi - Finals

4:00 p.m.


Top two teams compete for championship.

5:15 p.m. -6:15

University Room in

Bolger Conference Center


5:30-6:15 p.m.

Spoken word open mic w/ host

6:15-6:30 p.m.

Presentation by President Wubah