Campus News

Georgia Debate Union finishes second at season-opening tournament

The Georgia Debate Union finished in second place at the season-opening college debate tournament held at Georgia State University. 

The Georgia State tournament featured 140 teams from around the country, including teams from Harvard, Georgetown, Northwestern, Cornell, Vanderbilt, the University of California at Berkeley and the University of Michigan, among many others.

UGA seniors Advait Ramanan and Swapnil Agrawal lost a 2-1 decision to a team from Harvard University in the final round. On their way to the finals, Ramanan and Agrawal defeated teams from the University of California at Berkeley, the University of Michigan, Dartmouth College, Emory University and Wake Forest University.