UM wins championship of international Mandarin debate competition

The University of Macau (UM) Mandarin Debating Team recently won the championship of an international debate competition. Team member Liu Xiran won the Overall Best Debater Award. 

Co-organised by Chongqing University and the Chinese Debate Association, the six-day competition attracted 110 outstanding debaters from various universities, including Fudan University, Nanjing University, Renmin University of China, Tianjin University, Wuhan University, the University of Malaya, the University of Melbourne, Monash University, and UM.

The teams from UM and Nanjing University entered the final and debated on the topic ‘Whether globalisation is good or bad for humanity?' In the end, the UM team beat their counterpart with a score of 12:9. 

Source: Students Affairs Office

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Release on 2019-10-16 18:37

UM wins the championship of an international Mandarin debate competition

UM wins the championship of an international Mandarin debate competition
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UM student Liu Xiran wins the Overall Best Debater Award

UM student Liu Xiran wins the Overall Best Debater Award
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The UM team in the final

The UM team in the final
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