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UIL Speech Judges

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Rachel Denney

Current high school:
None

Currently coaching?: No

Conference:

Number of years coached:

Number of tournaments judged: ~9

High school attended:
Allen High School

Graduated high school: 2010

Participated in high school: Yes

Participated in college: No

Judging qualifications:
- competed in high school speech and debate events (LD debate, DX and FX (extemporaneous speaking), and informational and persuasive speaking from 2007-2010 - assisted Allen High School debate coach with LD, PFD, and extemporaneous team members 2014-2015 - judges high school debate tournaments in: LD, PFD, Congress, extemporaneous speaking, informational and persuasive speaking, original oratory, and prose/poetry

Judging Philosophy

CX

Rounds judged: 0
Judging approach: Tabula Rasa
Policy priority: Communication skills and resolution of substantive issues are of equal importance
Evidence philosophy: Quantity of evidence and quality of evidence are of equal importance
Paradigm: Debaters must clearly develop impacts through evidence and analysis and must establish clear connection to their stance on the resolution.

LD

Rounds judged: ~20
Approach: Communication skills and resolution of substantive issues are of equal importance
Philosophy:
Debaters must endeavor to support their value through all arguments and clearly and persuasive present their ideas.

Contact Information

email: rachel.a.denney@gmail.com
cell: 214 6835252
office:

Availability Information

Meet types:
Invitational District Regional CX State State Meet

Qualified for:
LD
Extemp

Travel

Region of residence:
2

I will travel to: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9