Vic Debsoc

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Welcome to Debsoc's new website

  • September 12 2012
  • Happenings
  • Philip

After several years, several campaign promises, and some nefarious domain-name trickery, Debsoc now has a new website. No more jagged logos, newspaper collages, and Wordpress! Read more

Victoria Wins Australs 2011

  • August 14 2011
  • Tournaments
  • Chris

In one of the greatest days in the long 112 year history of the Victoria University of Wellington Debating Society, Vic has defended its Australasian Intervarsity Debating Championships title, winning the final 7-2 over the National University of Singapore at the largest ever Australs held. Read more

Stephen Whittington wins Victoria University Sportsperson of the Year

  • October 06 2010
  • None
  • Chris

In a result that will undoubtedly annoy the Rugby Club, the Rugby League Club...and, well, pretty much all physical sports clubs on campus, Stephen Whittington was tonight named the Victoria University of Wellington Sportsperson of the Year. Stephen is the second debater to win the title in the last four years. Read more

Vic Wins Joynt Scroll 2010

  • September 02 2010
  • Tournaments
  • Chris

On Monday in the Legislative Council Chamber of Parliament, Victoria won the Joynt Scroll - the most prestigious prize in NZ university debating - for the 5th year in a row. No other university has ever retained the famed shield for such a long period of time. Read more