Vic Debsoc

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2013/14 Wrap Up

  • January 18 2015
  • Happenings
  • KimberleyS

 Our website’s been rather quiet since we moved to this new and improved version but there’s been a lot going on at Debsoc in the meantime, including plenty of tournament successes! The records section of this site will have all the up to date results soon, but until then here’s a recap of some of the highlights... Read more

Saunders Unsworth sponsors Vic Debsoc

  • April 27 2013
  • Happenings
  • JohannaM

Saunders Unsworth has sponsored the Victoria University Debating Society since April 2013. They are New Zealand's foremost government relations consultancy and are... Read more

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

IGM and Intro Night

  • March 09 2010
  • Happenings
  • SebT

Hi all, welcome to the society! Come along to the Union Hall this Wednesday 10th March at 6:30pm. It's our introduction night and a great place to start meeting people or, if you're still deciding, do just that - decide to join the society. Read more

Women's BP Mini Day

  • November 01 2009
  • Happenings
  • SebT

Hope exams are going swimmingly. Below is some info about the women's mini day in this year's BP Champs. Teams wanting to enter should email pollyhigbee@gmail.com by 13th November. It should be an excellent day.   Read more

LIfe Membership: Gareth Richards

  • October 08 2008
  • Happenings
  • Chris

Gareth is nominated for life membership of the Victoria University of Wellington Debating Society for ourstanding debating and adjudication achievements, and superb service to the Society over a period of many years. Read more

Life Membership: Sayeqa Islam

  • October 08 2008
  • Happenings
  • Chris

Sayeqa is nominated for life membership because of her extraordinary debating achievements over a long period of time, her contribution to the Society and NZ debating through adjudication, and her work as a debating administrator and organiser. Read more

Life Membership: Kevin Moar

  • October 13 2006
  • Happenings
  • Chris

Kevin Moar is a true legend of Debsoc and embodies all that is good about the Victoria University Debating Society. Kev has been a member of the Society since 1998 and has been one of Vic’s most successful debaters and adjudicators. He has also put an enormous amount back into the Society and helped make it what it is today – the most successful and feared Debating Society in New Zealand. We therefore have great pleasure in nominating him for life membership of the Society.   Read more