NSD Camps Overview

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NSD Flagship Institute (LD)

Institute Directors: Tom Evnen (Executive Director) and Terrence Lonam (Associate Director)

Location: University of Minnesota (Minneapolis, MN)

Dates: July 17 – August 6 (Optional 4th week: August 6 – 13)

NSD’s traditional main session will remain our flagship institute: our premier camp focused on national circuit debate where the country’s best circuit debaters gather each summer to master their craft.

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NSD Northeast (LD)

Institute Director: Ben Koh

Location: Bryn Mawr College (outside of Philadelphia, PA)

Dates: July 3 – 16

The mission of the NSD Northeast institute is to serve students primarily focused on success in debate on the northeast circuit. Staffed by the best northeast coaches, this institute will teach students to achieve excellence on their circuit.

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NSD Texas (LD)

Institute Directors: Kris Wright, Jenn Melin, and Chris Castillo

Location: University of Houston (Houston, TX)

Dates: July 3 – 16

The mission of the NSD Texas institute is to serve students primarily focused on success in Texas circuit debate. Staffed by the best coaches in Texas, this institute will teach students to achieve excellence on their circuit.

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NSD Public Forum (PF)

Institute Director: Bryan Hindin

Location: University of Minnesota (Minneapolis, MN)

Dates: July 31 – August 13

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