We Debate You to Oxbridge: Milestone Show Debate

Event date: 8 December 2018 14:00-16:00
Location: Milestone Institute
Category: Society, Student Life Event

What do Mother Teresa, David Cameron and Winston Churchill have in common? They were all once invited speakers to the Oxford University Union. Now it is your turn to follow their lead and speak in the prestigious debating chamber of two of the top universities in the world.

The Milestone Institute presents you the once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to debate with the brightest minds within the historical walls of the University of Oxford and Cambridge. Come to our exciting Show Debate to find out whether the future lies with arts or robots, get to know our Society and to learn more about the upcoming national qualifiers and preparation sessions hosted at the Institute. No prior debating experience needed!

We welcome everyone with an interest in debating, studying Social Sciences and in the work of the Institute. At the event guests shall have the chance to hear from the Director of Academic Studies, George Greskovits about the importance of argumentative skills and democratic pedagogy then watch a debate by the competitive team who are currently in preparation for the Zagreb Winter Holidays Open on STEM education.

Please register you class or yourself for the event via this google form. If you have any questions do not hesitate to get in touch with Eszter Jókay, the Community and Student Life Coordinator at jokay@msinst.org.

At the Show Debate, we will also launch the registration for the preparation sessions and national qualifiers for the prestigious Oxford Schools and ICYD Competitions hosted by the Institute every year.

The event shall commence at 14:00 on the 8th December at the Milestone Institute (Budapest Bajza utca 44. 3rd floor) snacks and drinks will be provided.