PIA Press Release
Wednesday, January 04, 2012
32nd World Universities Debating Championship a successby Phres A. Evardone
MANILA, Jan. 4 (PIA) -- The 32nd World Universities Debating Championships ended successfully yesterday as Monash University of Australia emerged the winner among 224 participating universities from all over the world.
More than 1,000 participants converged at the Philippine International Convention Center to witness the grand debate of the best debaters from Stanford University, Oxford University, University of Sydney Union and Monash University.
The two participants from Monash University in Australia, Amit Golder and Kiran Iyer, bested the other six grand finalists from Stanford, Oxford, and Sydney Union.
After the closing ceremony, the participants attended the dinner hosted by the De La Salle University at the PICC.
The 33rd WORLDS will be held in Berlin, Germany. (PAE/PIA-GHQ)