Speech and Debate aims to develop students’ skills and confidence in the areas of public speaking, research, debate, and creative performance through exposure to the competitive events of Louisiana Speech and Debate.
The club covers both logic and argumentation as well as the fundamentals of effective public speaking: preparation, pace, tone, facial and vocal expressiveness, and anxiety management.
Mt. Carmel Tournament 2014
Daniel Davillier-Declamation 1st PlaceMarc Barnes-Declamation 3rd PlaceAdonis Billizon-Johnson– Congressional Debate 2nd PlaceMalik Gibson -Original Oratory 1st PlaceBlaine Derbigny-Orignal Oratory 2nd PlaceOriginal Interpretation 3rd Place (tie)Christopher Morris-Impromtu 3rd PlaceOriginal Interpretation 3rd Place (tie)Christopher Morris– Humorous Interpretation 4th Place (no trophy or award given)