Education

Denver Urban Debate League to host city championship tournament this weekend

More than one-hundred Denver high schoolers will spend all day Friday and Saturday talking about military spending, nuclear proliferation and dehumanization. It's all part of the Denver Urban Debate League's end-all, be-all tournament: the City Championship. Read about the league and two of its stars, Teague and Theron Harrison of Manual High, in this week's cover story, "Say What?"
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Melanie Asmar is a staff writer for Westword. She joined the paper in 2009 and has won awards for her stories about education, immigration and epic legal battles. Got a tip? She'd love to hear it.
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