Copper Mountain College’s Speech & Debate Team Student Wins Gold Medal

    November 23, 2011

    Copper Mountain College’s Speech & Debate Team member, Alvin Primack, recently won a Gold Medal in the novice division of the Lincoln-Douglas Tournament at Irvine Valley College. It was the CMC’s team’s first debate of the season. Speech & Debate team member Krystina Mason also participated in the Tournament.  Both Alvin and Krystina debated in a 1 versus 1 style of debate against students from CSULA, Azusa Pacific University, Cal Baptist, Point Loma Pacific University, and more.
    The team travels to Grossmont College for their next competition. There are still spaces  available on CMC’s Speech & Debate Team for CMC students interested in performing, public  speaking and/or debating If interested, contact Reyna Velarde, Speech & Debate Team Advisor at or stop by room 104 on Thursdays from 3-6pm.