Category: Accomplishments

2018 NSDA Taiwan Invitational Results

Complete Results in the Tabroom Winners Recognized on ADL Facebook More Pictures on ADL Facebook Videos on ADL You Tube   Open Policy Debate Winners More policy pictures on ADL Facebook Open Policy Debate Semi Finalists Open Policy Debate Quarter Finalists Open Policy Debate Top Speakers Novice Policy […]

2018-02-03 TOC China Accomplishments

This was the MOST COMPETITIVE tournament in Asia, as the results reflect the top 1% of debaters in China who were qualified to attend the TOC. There were 113 teams (226 students), and ADL’s highest seed (rank in the prelim) were: Brandon Chen/Kelly Phil (5:1), Yvette Tseng/ Ethan […]

2017 Taiwan Invitational US-Debate Championship Results

Schools Participated or Represented: SIS-Surabaya Intercultural School (Indonesia) LJHS-Lishan Junior High School (Hong Kong) BJHS-Binjiang Junior High School (China) DIS=Dominican Bilingual School FPS=Fuhsing Private School 復興實驗高級中學 HSN=The Affiliated Senior High School of National Taiwan Normal University 國立臺灣師範大學附屬高級中 IBST=International Bilingual School – Tainan ICT-Ivy Collegiate Academy, in Taichung KCB=Kang […]

2017 NSDA Taiwan Results!

Preliminary Results Top Students Before the Final Rounds  Not All Students are in the List Elementary Smart Debate Middle School LD Debate Middle School PF Debate High School LD Debate High School PF Debate High School Policy Debate – NSDA-Taiwan has been approved on January 5, 2017, by Scott Wunn, the Director of NSDA, and this event will happen this year! […]

2016-02 ADL Policy Debaters’ Impressive Results in the US!

Kelly Phil (TAS) & Kevin Cheng (MAT) Quarter Finalists at the University of Nevada Tournament! Rank 7 out of 21 Total Teams! Complete Results: https://www.tabroom.com/index/tourn/results/event_results.mhtml?tourn_id=4279&result_id=21566 Brandon Chen & Allen Huang (TAS) Octofinalist-Candidate at the Berkeley University Tournament! Rank 36 out of 124 Total Teams! Complete Results: https://www.tabroom.com/index/tourn/results/event_results.mhtml?tourn_id=4278&result_id=23241

100% of ADL Policy Teams awarded at the 2014 National Forensics Championship Tournament held in the U.S.!

100% of ADL Policy Teams cleared NJFL Preliminary Rounds! Please congratulate 1) Allen Huang, 2) Brian Hsiao, 3) Jonathan Lin, 4) Jennifer Chiang, 5) Faye Shih, and 6) Jennifer Chin for their great achievement at the 2014 National Forensics Championship Tournament held in Overland Park, Kansas, U.S.A. from June 18 -21, 2014!   Allen Huang and Brian Hsiao won all […]

2014-06-07 Qing Shan vs Taipei Smart Debate Tournament

June 7 Qing Shan vs Taipei Smart Debate Tournament 1.活動日期: 6/7(六),3:30-6:30 PM 2.地點:中國科技大學, 中科大格致樓(6F,有電梯,進校門第一棟),台北市文山區興隆路三段56號 3.使用教室:格致樓605-610(6F) 1st Place: Calvin Chao & Kevin Chang – won 3 rounds, earned 114 speaker points! 2nd Place: Kathleen Chien, Yvonne Guo, Ariel Tsai – won 2 rounds, earned 109 speaker points! 3rd Place: Albert Liu & Harry Cheng – won 2 rounds, […]

Why Asian Debate League Matters?

Asian Debate League (ADL) is the exclusive U.S. National Speech & Debate Association (NSDA) Taiwan District Advisor with five major functions. 1.ADL provides opportunities for students to participate in all NSDA tournaments, locally and internationally – e.g., NSDA Taiwan, NSDA China, NSDA Korea, NSDA Japan, and NSDA U.S. […]

College: Debaters Are Admitted to Best Universities in the U.S.

Forensics and College Admissions: Why Debate Students Get Accepted to the Best Universities in the U.S.?  The Wall Street Journal report did specifically highlight a “consistent trend” — one that forensic coaches have known for a long time — that dedicated participation in drama and debate has significantly increased the success rate of college applicants at […]