Last weekend, the UADS sent a formidable contingent to the Canadian CUSID Nationals in
Saskatchewan. The winners of Nationals was Hart House’s Richard Lizius & Dash Veel, while
the finalists were Sophie MacIntyre & Jake Liang from Mcgill.
The UADS won the title of Novice Champions, with Robert Lees-Miller and Mary McPhail
debating to victory from the Opposition benches. Robert was second-place novice speaker,
Robert was in addition a public-speech finalist.
Beyond bearing the Chief Adjudicator James Crossman, a UADS alumnus, Alberta also broke
Sarah Davis, Brendan Campbell and Erin Reddekopp to the semi-finals.
Special thanks to all of those who debated and judged at the 2008-2009 year’s last