Christopher Medina http://redriverradio.org en Wiley College hosts world-class debaters from Australia http://redriverradio.org/post/wiley-college-hosts-world-class-debaters-australia <p>Wiley College’s storied debate team is hosting a two-on-two exhibition match Friday against three-time world champions Monash University from Melbourne, Australia. It’s the first time that Wiley has debated an international team. The students will take up the issue of economic inequality and how it can be remedied, according to Christopher Medina, Wiley’s director of forensics.</p> Thu, 23 Jan 2014 16:23:41 +0000 Kate Archer Kent 39155 at http://redriverradio.org Wiley College hosts world-class debaters from Australia Wiley College and Harvard University debate guns http://redriverradio.org/post/wiley-college-and-harvard-university-debate-guns <p>Wiley College in Marshall, Texas, will debate Harvard University on Friday, Jan. 25, in an exhibition match on Wiley’s campus. The debate is a nod to the 2007 Denzel Washington film “The Great Debaters” that depicted the success of Wiley’s debate team in 1935. In the film, Wiley takes down Harvard.</p><p></p> Fri, 25 Jan 2013 14:39:08 +0000 Kate Archer Kent 22737 at http://redriverradio.org Wiley College and Harvard University debate guns