PEOPLE

  • Dr Owen Gower

    director

    UK Council for Graduate Education

    Owen is the director of the UK Council for Graduate Education (UKCGE), which promotes excellence in postgraduate education. He believes passionately that a vibrant postgraduate sector is a public good. His previous role was as programme director for an educational charity, where he ran a programme of research and events aimed at building interdisciplinary collaborations on a range of social policy issues. Owen has a PhD in philosophy, and has taught at Birkbeck, King’s College London, and Royal Holloway.

DEBATING MATTERS HISTORY

Championship: London North 2018

DEBATE: Fake News

Qualifying Round: Berkshire 2015/16

DEBATE: Doping in Sport

Qualifying Round: Surrey 2014/15

DEBATE: Art Censorship

Qualifying Round: Surrey 2014/15

DEBATE: Fracking

Qualifying Round: Berkshire 2014/15

DEBATE: Libraries

Qualifying Round: Berkshire 2014/15

DEBATE: Role models

Regional Final: South 2013/14

DEBATE: Animal Experimentation

Qualifying Round: Reading 2013/14

DEBATE: Sex Selection

UPCOMING EVENTS

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



CHAMPIONSHIP ARCHIVE

Find a list of all our previous championship events here.



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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.

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