The Claremont Colleges Debate Union sponsors debate and leadership and professional workshops on campus throughout the summer. Instruction is designed to accommodate new and experienced students. There are commuting and residential options. There are three programs for high school students. There are 3 additional sessions for middle school debate students.
Summer programs for high school students include (1) national high school debate (HSPDP and CHSSA formats), (2) international high school debate (multi-format, including WSDC) and audition for the IPDP international traveling team, and (3) leadership and professional communication training for academic, extracurricular and organization, and career success.
The summer programs include an international championship tournament during the international high school program and an academic conference during the leadership and professional communication session.
For detailed information on Summer 2017 programs, including application forms, please visit claremontsummer.org after December 1, 2016. Info and application forms will be available then.