Debate Team Finishes Third at NEDA National Tournament
Mar13

Debate Team Finishes Third at NEDA National Tournament

Fullerton College debaters took home numerous awards during the 20th annual National Educational Debate Association (NEDA) National Championship Tournament on March 10 and 11 held at Anderson University in Anderson, Indiana. The topic for this year’s tournament was “The United States federal government should substantially reduce dependency on fossil fuels.” Participants competed in six preliminary rounds of...

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Fullerton College Debaters Take Top Awards at 2017 Spring Swing Tournament
Mar06

Fullerton College Debaters Take Top Awards at 2017 Spring Swing Tournament

Fullerton College debaters competed against teams from CSUN, CSUF, and CSUM at the Spring Swing tournament hosted jointly by Fullerton College and CSUF on March 3 and 4. On Friday, Fullerton College debaters Kitiny Phumchun and Alyssa Aguilar went 4-0 and won the top debate team award along with 1st and 2nd place speaker awards respectively. On Saturday, Fullerton College novice debaters Zeal Ahir and Anushri Parikh won a 3rd place...

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FC Debaters Take Top Awards at Hornet Invitational

Fullerton College debaters prevailed against teams from Cal State Fullerton and Cal State Maritime at the Spring 2017 Hornet Invitational hosted by Fullerton College on Friday, Feb. 10. In the open division, Fullerton College’s team of Alyssa Aguilar and Kitiny Phumchun finished first place with a perfect 3-0 record and earned first and second place speaker awards respectively. In the novice division, Fullerton College’s team of Ryan...

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Speech and Debate Competes at PSCFA’s Fall Championship
Dec05

Speech and Debate Competes at PSCFA’s Fall Championship

The Fullerton College Speech and Debate Team participated in the Pacific Southwest Collegiate Forensics Association’s Fall Championship Tournament at Orange Coast College on December 3. In her first ever debate tournament, Fullerton College competitor Shakayla Gibson earned an eighth-place speaker award. The team resumes competition in January 2017. The Fullerton College Speech and Debate team is coached by Doug Kresse, Jeff Samano...

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Fullerton College Competitors Take Top Awards at CSUF Blumer Tournament
Nov14

Fullerton College Competitors Take Top Awards at CSUF Blumer Tournament

Fullerton College competitors took top awards at the 23rd Cal State Fullerton Blumer Speech and Debate Tournament on Saturday, Nov. 12. Facing teams from CSUF, CSUN, and CSUM, Fullerton College’s Rohan Shah and Ryan Martinez took first place in debate with a 4-0 record, while partners, Nakota Arrona and Mariah Duran took fourth place with a 3-1 record. Members of the team also dominated top speaker awards as Ryan Martinez, Alyssa...

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