On Thursday, 31st Oct. 2019, the Debate Committee held a meeting at Salahaddin Entrepreneurship Education Centre, College of Basic Education, Salahaddin University-Erbil. The meeting was held with the presence of the committee members, the representatives of most of the participant universities, Prof. Dr. Mustafa Attar, Vice-president for Scientific Affairs & Higher Education, and Assist. Prof. Dr. Serwan Arab Sadiq, the Dean of College of Basic Education. After giving a welcome remark by Mr. Bukhari Abdullah, the head of the committee, and both Prof. Attars and Prof. Sadiqs speech, a number of lots were drawn for:
First: identifying the two opposing teams
Second: choosing each pair of Universities topics for the first round
Third: assigning “Yes side” and “No side” of each debate topics to the universities.
Finally, several other issues were discussed namely the regulations and laws of the debate bylaw, the selection procedure of the referee committee as well as the rubric that is used to assess student debaters.
This is the list of the debates:
|4th December||Soran University Vs. Cihan University|
|5th December||Kurdistan University Vs. Zakho University|
|11th December||Salahaddin University - Erbil Vs. Erbil-polytechnical University|
|12th December||Hawler Medical University Vs. Koya University|
|18th December||Halabja University Vs. Raparin University|
|19th December||Tishk International University Vs. Sulaimani University|
|25th December||Charmo University Vs. Garmian University|
|26th December||Knowledge University Vs. Lebanese French University|