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Easters Update

The Australian Intervarsity Debating Tournament (also simply known as Easters) is right around the corner, going on from the 27th to the 31st of March). It will be held this year at our neighbours Melbourne University! We are very proud to announce our contingent and wish them well for the tournament!

MONASH 1
Alex Lawrence, Gabby Stolzenhain, Subi Ramesh

MONASH 2
Amy Gilbertson, Mary Pirozek, Andy Downie

MONASH 3
Allan Quanchi, Tanaya Joshi, Andrew Moore

MONASH 4
Andrew Elder, Martha O’Hagan, Judith Apte

MONASH 5
Reece Hooker, Ryan Ahern, Karan Luthra

MONASH 6
Peter Vicary, Harrison Jones, Murphy Bong

MONASH 7
Beatrice Paull, Prithi Rajiv, Laurel Trinh

MONASH 8
Shara Teo, Nicholas Campbell, Ashwin Agarwal

MONASH 9
Amelia Kearney, Natasha Pace, Steven Dickson

MONASH 10
Keefe Chan, Laura McArthur, Boris Lam

MONASH 11
Albert Ho, Emma Buckthorpe, Seamus Horan

MONASH 12
Nathan Steinkoler, Glenn Donahoo, Joshua Sim

ADJUDICATORS:
Freya Rich
Shourye Dwivendi
Maria Angelica Arteaga Jaime
Mayank Adlakha
Rohan Waring
Wallace Huang
Kelvin Ng
Keith James
Joseph Nguyen
Sophia McNamara
Joyce Li
Andrew Polus
Carlo Spada
Paul Vrazas
Rhea Navani (Independent)
Ovindu Rajasinghe (Independent)
Andrew Belyea-Tate (Independent)
Thomas Stansfield (Independent)
Molly Dale (DCA)

Also special thanks to Andrew Belyea-Tate, Shourye Swindi, Swetha Prahabkaran, Rhea Navani and Molly Dale for dedicating a large portion of their time to being in the Selections Committee! There was huge amount of members signing up for trials and everyone should be congratulated for their efforts. There are other exciting debating opportunities coming up for those who trialled, namely President’s Cup and the Two Week Novice Program. Be on the watch on the calendar for when they come!

 

In other news, it has been lovely seeing new members participate in the training program that our member training officer Allan Quanchi has devised. If you have any feedback, please send your opinions to training@monashdebaters.com.

Commencement Picnic has also been a wonderful event, seeing many new and old faces alike for an evening of friends and fun. Special thanks to Ovi, our socials officer for ensuring everyone had a great time. If you have missed out on this event, do not fret – there will be more social events throughout the year!

Also note that the Sponsorship Contract is available for public viewing through the members section of this website. It is a requirement to perform certain activities should you wish to receive sponsorship for Australs and Worlds (Get on it before it’s too late!). If you would like to know your progress this year, please send an email to Albert through webmaster@monashdebaters.com.

 

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