2015-12-01: Resolution: Christopher Columbus should have stayed home

November 22, 2015

7:30        Welcome         Heather B: Opening address and introductions


7:35        Business          Executive reports

7:40        Impromptu       Jerry K.


8:10        Recess


8:20        Motion: Christopher Columbus should have stayed home (BEGINNERS)

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Prime Minister                  7:00        Jonathan
Leader of the Opposition    7:00        Jerry
Government Seconder       5:00        Michael
Opposition Seconder         5:00        Michelle
Summations                     2:00        Opposition summation
                                       2:00        Government summation
Floor Participation                           Vote
                                                     Comments and observations
Adjudicator                       7:00       David and Dean


9:20        Result       Award presentations:
                                   Popular vote    
                                   Best debater(s)    


9:25        Epilogue   Closing remarks and other business
                                   Jerry K.: Positions for next debate


9:30        Adjourn     Reconvene over at the Dark Horse Pub where we usually debate about who really won! Remember that we did not necessarily debate our own opinions tonight. We hope you will join us for this informal conclusion to the evening.

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The government and opposition will face off to debate the resolution. We hope you will join us! Watch or take part: Meet at 7:30 in the Council Chamber (2nd floor) of Swansea Town Hall at 95 Lavinia Avenue

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