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Chennai to host Worlds Universities Debating Championship (WUDC) 2014

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Rajalaskmi Institutions, Chennai has won the bid to host Worlds Universities Debating Championship (WUDC) 2014 at Chennai. There are 371 Teams from 49 countries participating for the championship.

With its emphasis on critical thinking, effective communication, independent research and teamwork, debate teaches skills that serve the urban youth well in school, in the workplace, in political life and in fulfilling their responsibilities as citizens of democratic societies. For many, debate tournaments are a rare opportunity to connect intellectually with their peers and to have their ideas about important
issues considered seriously by adults.

Last year WUDC 2013 was held at Berlin, Germany and the coming year – Malaysia has won the bid to host WUDC 2015 in their country. This year Rajalaskhmi Institutions has won the bid to host the WUDC 2014 here in Chennai from December 29th, 2013 to January 2, 2015. Students from Oxford, Harvard and Yale to participate in the British Parliamentary Debating format here in Chennai.

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