Capitol Debate announces Summer Debate Camp at Marquette University

Capitol Debate announced they will be bringing their world-renowned Summer Debate Camp program to Marquette University this summer. This overnight program will be held here for two weeks from June 16th, 2018 until June 28th, 2018 for rising 6th graders to 12th graders. is excited to partner with them to help get the word out to local parents.

Here are the highlights:

-Builds communication and critical thinking skills

-Helps kids structure arguments, prepare debate cases, research evidence, write rebuttal briefs, deliver speeches and refute opponents.

-Students get prepared to give speeches in class, perform in a school debate, and join their school debate teams, Model United Nations teams or speech teams.

-Low faculty to student ratio means personalized instruction with researching, writing, speaking, organized, and feedback, experienced faculty (many have coached national champions!).

-Campers actively participate every single day.

-Many of Capitol Debate’s former campers have gone on to participate in national debate tournaments and enroll in prestigious universities (UCLA, Stanford, USC, and Harvard, for example).

From the leaders of Capitol Debate:

“We stand above the competition with our quality instruction, national circuit tournament rankings, and history of alumni success stories. This is because we focus on the whole person as an advocate for themselves by educating them about collaboration, grit, communication, and other valuable leadership qualities. We give students the skills that help them succeed in life and their careers.”

– Ron Bratt, CEO, Capitol Debate

“We know that the students who go through our program will become leaders, movers, change-makers, and an inspiration to others. They turn out to be model citizens, not only locally, but globally. We are shaping the future of tomorrow by empowering the minds of today.”

– Victor Gazio, COO, Capitol Debate

How to sign up:

Capitol Debate invites students going into 6th through 12th grade to apply for the Marquette University Summer Debate Camp, taking place from June 16th, 2018 until June 28th, 2018.

For more details/times and to register, go to: or reach out by phone at (800) 450-5012.

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