assistant events coordinator
Academy of Ideas
Having completed her A levels in Germany, Elisabeth has spent a gap year in London working with the Academy of Ideas, Somerset House and a solicitor’s firm. At the festival Battle of Ideas 2017 she chaired a debate on Germany’s rise of the far right after the elections and has also been involved in starting up the foreign policy think tank Agora. Elisabeth enjoys reading philosophy, has a special interest in the work of Hannah Arendt, and in October 2018 goes to the University of Oxford to read philosophy, politics and economics.
Thursday 27 June:
Oxfordshire Championship at Oxford Union, in partnership with Magdalen College School and Oxford Festival of Arts
Friday 5 July:
North East Championship at Durham Sixth Form Centre
Find a list of all our previous championship events here.
SUPPORT DEBATING MATTERS
Bernie Whelan, our DM coordinator, is raising money for Debating Matters.
To stage one of our Championships for six to 12 teams costs £6,000. Find out more on Bernie’s
Wonderful fundraising page.