Volunteer Spotlight: Shavon Womack

Shavon Womack is the ultimate rockstar volunteer. Her absolute…

Chicago Debates through the Heat

Chicago comes alive in the summer with festivals, cookouts,…

Topic of the Year

Resolved: The United States federal government should substantially…

Letter from the Executive Director

Hello Chicago Debates Family & Friends, What a great time…

The Chicago Debate Commission moves into a new era with a new name, Chicago Debates

Today the Chicago Debate Commission revealed its new…

Chicago Middle School Debate Champions!

Chicago Middle School Debate Champions! Congratulations to our…

Chicago High School Debate Champions!

Over 300 high school students from 35 schools participated in…

Snow won’t deter us 

A breakfast discussion about the urban economy kicks off our…