Making “impact” wins debate rounds, and in the world of diplomacy it influences great world events. One of my camp alumni from 2009 is having lasting impact in Singapore.

May I make a prediction? Human rights will be a central negotiating piece to the coming US/North Korea negotiations and ultimately improve within North Korea. With debaters like Olivia Enos pressing for healthy policy, the negotiators will be empowered to make an impact.

To find our more about what Olivia is doing at the Heritage Foundation, check out here webpage here.

The Rocky Mountain Classic is one of Colorado’s main tournaments of the year. It’s run by my good friend Maggie Carabellos, one of Stoa’s Board of Directors Members, and will host teams from around the country. I’ll be judging all weekend long, watching all sorts of speeches and debates. This is a 4-day Stoa tournament.

If you are in the area, sign up to judge!

Date: March 21, 2018
Time: 2018-03-24
Event: Rocky Mountain Classic
Sponsor: S.A.L.T. Speech and Debate Club
Venue: Metropolitan State University
Location: 900 Auraria Pkwy
Denver, CO 80204
More Info: Click here for more information.

Want coaching on how to be a great judge? Watch my "How to Be a Great Judge" videos at MonumentMembers.com/judging.

Steve Vaughan (our club’s coach) and I are road-tripping to Irvine California with 18 students, ready to shake things up at the renowned Concordia Challenge. This is the largest homeschool tournament of the year (it usually is) with students from all around the United States. I’ll be judging all weekend long, watching all sorts of speeches and debates. Our club is planning a trip to Disneyland following. Watch for pictures!

This is a 4-day Stoa tournament. If you are in the area, sign up to judge!

Date: March 7, 2018—March 10, 2018
Event: Concordia Challenge Tournament in Irvine, CA
Sponsor: Concordia University Forensics Team
Venue: Concordia University of Irvine
Location: 1530 Concordia
Irvine, CA 92612
More Info: Click here for more information.

Want coaching on how to be a great judge? Watch my "How to Be a Great Judge" videos at MonumentMembers.com/judging.

I’m bringing two of my children (Tabitha and Hannah) to the Centennial State Tournament, one of Colorado’s main tournaments of the year. I’ll be judging all weekend long, watching all sorts of speeches and debates. This is a 5-day Stoa tournament.

If you are in the area, sign up to judge!

Date: February 14, 2018—February 17, 2018
Event: Centennial State Tournament
Sponsor: RESOLVE Speech and Debate Club
Venue: First Southern Baptist Church
Location: 1409 Palmer Park Blvd.
Colorado Springs, CO 80909
More Info: Click here for more information.

Want coaching on how to be a great judge? Watch my "How to Be a Great Judge" videos at MonumentMembers.com/judging.