Carleton University Debate Society


The Carleton University Debating Society exists to foster clearheaded and open-mined discussion among the individuals, communities, and organizations of Carleton University on issues relating to Carleton University, the City of Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, and the World; We focus on developing the skills and confidence of all members of the society to better participate in such discussion and represent Carleton University and advance its reputation in formal and informal debating competition, at all levels.

CUDS x Chess Social

October 18th, 2023 - 6:00pm-8:00pm

Learn the Basics of Chess and mingle with other Chess players Registration Cost: Free

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BP Training Day – Learn the Basics of Debate

September 23rd, 2023 - 10:30am

Come practice the foundations of debate as our Executive team shows you valuable skills and jump into a few rounds of fun topics! Use this same skills to register for the very exciting Panda Cup tournament against UOttawa the very …

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Panda Cup

September 24th, 2023 - 10:30am-7:00pm

This is a fun tournament where new members can represent the Carleton University Debating Society at our Panda Cup against UOttawa’s English Debating Society. You can practice your new debate skills, and have a chance to take home the coveted …

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Show Debate

September 16th, 2023 - 12:00pm

Come sit back and relax and see some of our best debaters go up against UOttawa’s English Debating Society. Registration Cost: Free

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