Become a star under a big-tent approach to debate.


Ross K Smith was a legendary debate coach at Wake Forest for over
thirty years.  As the former director of the summer workshop, he
instilled a belief that debate workshop was not summer "camp" but a
place where really hard work is done in the name of becoming the best
debater possible.  Where both people and arguments grow.  Our students
will work on speaking, strategy, spin, selecting evidence and most
importantly do work to make themselves the best they can.  May the
best argument win!



THe EarliestBird

Our one-week skills-based workshop.  Learn by DOING, not by listening.  Debate in front of some of the best minds - improve your speaking through practice, rebuttal redoes and electives.

June 11-18th  

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RKS 5-Week

Spend 5-Weeks with some of the best minds in the country, on a beautiful campus, with a workshop aimed at making debaters better at what they do, in whatever style they choose.

June 18th-July 23rd

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