Past Events

2nd Season Championship

July 29th, 2023

With the debate season over, it's time to end it off with our 2nd Season Championship. Use what you've learned over the summer to kick off a successful new debate season! This year, we're hosting Congress, Extemporaneous Speaking, Public Forum, and World Schools.


Congress: Akshar Ammu

Extemp: Waleed Haider

Public Forum: Anthony Babu

World Schools: Dithyae Devesh & Aditi Vikram & Anushree De & Effie Shen

Pre-NSDA Tournament

June 9th, 2023

We hosted a completely free and online camp + tournament to help debaters prepare for 2023 NSDA Nationals! The tournament used topics from the actual national championship. This tournament featured both Congressional Debate and Extemporaneous Speaking.


Congress: Enan Khan
Extemp: Robert Zhang

Pre-NSDA Camp

June 5th - 8th, 2023

We hosted a free camp to help competitors get prepared for the 2023 National Speech & Debate Championship. This camp featured two events: Congressional Debate and Extemporaneous Speaking.



Lab leaders: Nick Ostheimer, Carter McDonald, Georgia Liu, CJ Getting


Find all of our recorded lectures on our YouTube channel!

Extemporaneous Speaking


Lab leaders: Teddy Gercken, Waleed Haider, Aidan Marks

2nd Spring Break Special

April 8th - 9th, 2023

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The Spring Break Special is one of our more popular and lighthearted tournaments during the school year. But also, very important! With TOC (Tournament of Champions) right around the corner, we offered a free tournament judged by professionals to any competitor looking for some practice. This tournament featured Congress, Extemporaneous Speaking, Public Forum, and World Schools!


Congress: Vince Nguyen

Extemp: Waleed Haider

Public Forum: Chetan Yenigalla & Aayush Kumar

World Schools: Ethan Wilkes & Jake Zeng

Tournament Invitation   Schedule   Extemp Topic Areas   WSD Motions   Congress Legislations

Winter WSD Championship

December 29th - 30th, 2022

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World Schools is one of our favorite events here at EIF, and we wanted to pay some tribute to our community by hosting the Winter WSD Championship. Completely free, open to anyone looking for a fun debate with their friends!


World Schools: Alex Lee, Arik Karim, Ethan Wilkes, Jake Zeng, Brian Zhou

Schedule   Motions

Season Championship

July 29th - 30th, 2022

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Let's end the season off in a bang! After an eventful year, compete in our Season Championship to assert yourself as the student champion of the 2022 season! We're hosting Congress, Lincoln-Douglas Debate, Public Forum, and Extemporaneous Speaking.


Congress: Eshaan Shaik

Extemp: Waleed Haider

Public Forum: Veer Prakash

Lincoln-Douglas: Emilio Garza

Tournament Invitation    Congress Legislation   Extemp Topics

Spring Break Special

March 18th, 2022

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It's springtime, so come on and join us for our first free Spring Break Special. With the Tournament of Champions (TOC) right around the corner, trust us: you'll need the practice! This tournament will feature Congressional Debate and Lincoln Douglas Debate!


Congress: Evelyn Lam

Lincoln-Douglas: Jack Miller

Tournament Guide Congress Legislation

Summer Special

July 31, 2021

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Don't run off for summer vacation yet! Come and join our free Summer Special Tournament! Polish your debate skills in the summer, so you won't be rusty for next year's competitions!


Lincoln-Douglas: Rishit Pradhan


Discord Season Championship

June 11th, 2021

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It's our first year of Equality in Forensics! To celebrate, let's end this year off in a bang. Join us in our Discord Season Championship! We're hosting Extemporaneous Debate and Speaking, Public Forum, and Lincoln Douglas!


Extemporaneous Speaking: Peter Alisky

Extemporaneous Debate: Venkata Yenugati

Public Forum: Haiyan Wang & Kylie Berg

Lincoln-Douglas: Tinghan Wang


Extemp Debate Tournament

May 13, 2021

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Extemporaneous Debate is spontaneous, and a great way to learn debating on the fly! Anyone can do it (for free too) here at our Extemp Debate Tournament! The winner gets a free Discord Nitro for a Month! 


Extemp Debate: Hanming Sun