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MCC-Longview Debate Team Continues Winning Streak

The MCC-Longview Debate Team just won’t stop winning. John Mikolajcik and his team brought home the Community College State Championship after competition at the Missouri Association of Forensics Activities state tournament at Southwest Baptist University on February 16. They also placed third in overall Debate Sweepstakes. Not only is the team a success, the individual members …

Volunteers Needed for Debate Tournament

Next weekend marks MCC-Longview’s annual Central States Invitational Forensics Swing. The tournament will be held Friday through Sunday, October 26-28 on the Longview campus. John Mikolajcik, director of debate and forensics at Longview, invites MCC faculty and staff to participate in the judging process. Volunteering just an hour and a half of your time to …

Longview debate cleans up at state

This past weekend weekend MCC-Longview debate traveled to the state tournament at Truman State University in Kirksville, Mo., where the team captured top prize for community colleges in Missouri   The debate team of Joel Stockard and Stephanie Weissman were semi-finalists (tied for 3rd) in the state in Novice Parliamentary debate. The debate team of …

Longview debate captures top awards

The Metropolitan Community College-Longview debate team, in another weekend outing, brought back a number of awards and recognition. The team traveled this last weekend to Lawton, Okla.,  for the Cameron Christmas Classic.  There were 22 schools in attendance from TExas, Oklahoma, Missouri and Kansas. The MCC-Longview students attending were: Stephanie Weissman, Joel Stockard, Nick Pasternak, Simone Henry, Micah Chrisman …

Longview Debate excels at first tournament

MCC-Longview debate team

  Congratulations are overdue to the MCC-Longview debate team who dominated the competition this past weekend at a tournament host by MCC-Longview’s Speech and Debate department. In their first ever competition, Nick Pasternak and Thomas Schnackenberg won First Place in novice parliamentary debate. Schnackenberg also won Fifth Place speaker award, which means he was the fifth best speaker out of all the …