Welcome to the Monash Association of Debaters: the largest and most successful debating society in the Southern hemisphere. MAD has a rich history spanning over 50 years, and we are passionate about building on this legacy. Based at the Monash Clayton campus, MAD's 500+ members include the current and former World and Australaisan Champions.

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Summer is Coming!

Summer is Coming

It is with a great sadness that we say goodbye to our regularly scheduled programming for 2014. We had an excellent turnout for our final training session of the year, and the video from that session (and all the remaining ones from this year) will be online shortly (and just in time for procrastinating from your exams).

But, as it does every year, summer is coming, and with it Australia’s exceptional debating calendar. There are two excellent Minis in Melbourne and Sydney for everyone to attend, before we say farewell to our Worlds teams at the annual sendoff debate (and obsessively track their progress over the Christmas break – livestream and Twitter updates will be available). Details of the latter will be online soon; keep your eyes peeled for updates on our Facebook Page or even our Facebook Group, Twitter Feed, or Google+ page. Don’t forget our YouTube Channel and Ustream account, both of which will be updated very frequently over the summer.

A big thank you to the 2014 executive, our President Sam Whitney, all those graduating this year and everyone who came along to MAD this year, old and new. We hope to see you all next year.

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