Unsung Hero folder

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Unsung Hero: Mari Ruti

Mari Ruti is a professor of critical theory and of gender and sexuality studies. She is a contemporary critical theorist, heavily influenced by Jacques Lacan, interested in the relationships between critical...

NSD Poll 10/8

Check out Facebook for our latest poll! Do you have a hard time balancing schoolwork and debate? Vote “Yes/Kinda” or “No/Not really” and comment some tips for balancing the workload...

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NSD Relays final chain – round 1

NSD Relays has come to a conclusion this week, and we would like to thank everyone who shared their compliment and memories about most of our incoming staff. Our relay created the following chain: Zoë Ewing to Becca...

NSD Relays: Grant to Sachin

On Wednesday, JP passed the baton to Grant… Today Grant Brown passed the baton to Sachin Shah: “While there are many things one could recall about the illustrious Sachin Shah, especially his tremendous and...

NSD Relays: JP to Grant

This week started with Ben passing the baton to JP Grant Brown, photographed at TDC in 2018 Today, JP Stuckert passed the baton to Grant Brown! “Interspersed between some rather fantastic pronouncements, Grant has...

NSD Relays: Ben to JP

Last week ended with Tom to Ben… Pictured from left to right: Chris Kymn, Ben Koh, John Sasso, Terrence Lonam, JP Stuckert, Mark Gorthey Today Benjamin Koh passed the baton to JP Stuckert: “JP and I have...

NSD Relays: Tom to Ben

On Wednesday Lindsey passed the baton to Tom… Ben Koh, photographed by Tom Evnen Today, Tom Evnen passed the baton to Benjamin Koh! “Ben Koh is an NSD veteran if anyone is — he has been teaching at NSD for as long...

NSD Relays: Lindsey to Tom

On Monday Jayanne passed the baton to Lindsey.. On Wednesday Lindsey Perlman passed the baton to Tom Evnen! “Tom Evnen is one of the smartest, funniest, and most caring people I’ve ever met. Even when camp...

NSD Relays: Jayanne to Lindsey

Last week ended with Dino passing the baton to Jayanne… On Monday, Jayanne Forrest passed the baton to Lindsey Perlman! “I met Lindsey during a round my junior year of high school, did not get to know her...

NSD Relays: Dino to Jayanne

On Wednesday Michael passed the baton to Dino … Pictured to the right are Dino and Jayanne. Today Dino De La O passed the baton to Jayanne Forrest: “Today, I will be passing the baton down to Jayanne!I have always...

NSD Relays: Michael to Dino

On Monday, Varun passed the baton to Michael! Pictured in the middle and far right are Michael and Dino, NSD Flagship 2017 On Wednesday, Michael Ning passed the baton to Dino De La O “In my first week of NSD two...

NSD Relays: Varun to Michael

Last week ended with Maya passing the baton to Varun. Michael Ning Today, Varun Paranjpe passes the baton to Michael Ning: “Debate camp with Michael Ning was super fun and he’s one of the kindest people I...

NSD Relays: Maya to Varun

Wednesday we added another link to the chain when Megan passed the baton to Maya. Varun Paranjpe and Maya Sanghavi Today, Maya Sanghavi passed the baton to Varun Paranjpe: “Starting circuit debate in my junior...

NSD Relays: Megan to Maya

On Monday, Ananta passed the baton to Megan… On Wednesday, Megan Wu passed the baton to Maya Sanghavi: “It’s easy to feel discouraged in an activity that places such a high premium on wins and losses...

NSD Relays: Ananta to Megan

We closed last week with Katherine to Ananta. Today, Ananta Wadhwa passed the baton to Megan Wu: “One of my favorite memories with Megan is when we went to the Bronx tournament together this past year & she...

NSD Relays: Katherine to Ananta

NSD RELAYS!! Wednesday was Matt to Katherine. On Friday, Katherine Fennell passed the baton to Ananta Wadhwa! One of the best parts of teaching at camp is watching students grow and progress. One of my favorite memories...

NSD Relays: Matt to Katherine

Monday was Daniel to Matt. Today Matthew Chen passed the baton to Katherine Fennell: “Meeting Katherine and getting to work with her at NSD, both when I was a student, and later as her co-lab leader, was one of...