Binghamton University holds annual debate tournament

first_imgStudents competed from their own rooms or from individual study rooms. 12 News spoke with a few students after they made the quarter finals who agreed that the event’s virtual format made for a unique experience. They debated various topics in teams, competing for a traveling quilt and a $1500 prize fund to be donated to a local non-profit to be decided by the winners at a later time. “Everything strategy-wise and just discussing how we’re going to approach the debate happens virtually, where we don’t have any face to face interaction, but we know our opponents have the same issues so it’s just another fun challenge,” said Dan Purgel, a participant in the debate. (WBNG) — Students at Binghamton University completed their annual debate tournament today, with the event going virtual for the first time this year.last_img read more

Argent to sell 20% Brindleyplace stake

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PG Targeted Hit

first_imgTwo people are dead in what RCMP in Prince George say appears to be a targeted hit.Investigators were called to a home in 2400 block of Webber Crescent late last night.The victims were found inside the residence which is not far from the University of Northern B.C.- Advertisement -Major crimes investigators have not said how the pair died, but confirm foul play is involved.Names, age or sex of the victims have not been released.last_img