Hello NFLJ members!
Hope everyone is studying their hardest to pass upcoming exams! Ganbatte!
Just giving you all a heads up that the second mini-tournament will be held Sunday, March 29th 9:30 AM – 5:30 PM at IGS. Based on the survey results, the topic for this month’s debate tournament will be:
Resolved: On balance, social networking websites have a positive impact on human development.
March 29th Tournament Agenda
9:30 AM – 9:45 AM: Public Speaking Icebreaker
9:45 AM – 10:30 AM: NFLJ Beginner’s Presentation
11:00 AM – 11:45 AM: Team Strategy & Case Development
11:45 AM – 12:15 PM: Lunch
12:15 PM – 1:15 PM: Round 1 (Flight A)
1:15 PM – 2:15 PM: Round 1 (Flight B)
2:15 PM – 3:15 PM: Round 2 (Flight A)
3:15 PM – 4:15 PM: Round 2 (Flight B)
4:15 PM – 5:00 PM: Group Discussion & Awards
5:00 PM – 5:30 PM: Social Mixer
During the morning of the tournament, we will have an introductory session for beginners to this activity. Therefore, you all should come to IGS from 11:00 AM to do team strategy and case development with your partner. The March mini tournament sign-up deadline is Monday, March 23rd 23:59 PM. Just like the last tournament, we will accept partner requests or individual signups so please make sure to sign-up via this google document:
If you have any inquiries or concerns, we’re always available to answer your questions. Do not hesitate to let us know. We will send information about the forthcoming advanced training session to you soon.
Thanks and we’ll see you soon!