CDL Students Prepare to Debate America’s Military Commitments Abroad

The debaters and coaches of the CDL are working hard, preparing…

CDC Launches Chicago Charter School Urban Debate Initiative 2.0

Just three years ago, only a single charter high school, North…

CDL Students Excel at University Summer Debate Institutes Across America

Nearly 30 Chicago Debate League students traveled to college…

CDL Debaters Serve as Paid Interns in Broadening Summer Jobs Program

The Chicago Debate League offered its unique Summer Jobs Program…

Chicago Debate Summer Institute Kicks Off the New Season

One hundred and two students from twenty-five schools throughout…

Moving Into Our 14th Season

Labor Day finds the Chicago Debate League on the threshold of…

CDL Alumni Spotlight: Cadmiel Avendano

During my first two years at Little Village High School,…

Emiliano Zapata Academy’s Breakout First Season in CMSDL

The Chicago Middle School Debate League has grown from eight…