[Ndca-l] NDCA Award Nominations now open!

Nicole Serrano nicole.serrano
Sun Mar 4 20:54:42 EST 2012

The NDCA has approved its slate of awards that will be given at the
2012 NDCA National Championship in Las Vegas, NV.   Please make sure
you are a member so you can be eligible for all four awards.

1.      Educator of the Year ?
We are now accepting nominations. Please fill out the form at

The NDCA will accept nominations until Wednesday, March 23rd.  Anyone
may nominate an individual.

2.      Rising Star ?
The NDCA has instituted a new award. The honoree must a full-time
employee of a school and be in their first FIVE years of coaching
debate in a full-time capacity. The honoree must further be a current
NDCA member. Although the NDCA Board will decide this winner the first
year, please feel free to send suggestions to Nicole.Serrano at gmail.com.
Congratulations to last year?s winner - Abigail Schirmer from
Stratford Academy (GA).

3.      Tournament Host of the Year
The NDCA Board will again recognize a tournament that provides the
kind of quality experience in terms of competition and hospitality
that the debate community supports. In order to be eligible, at lease
one affiliated coach must be a NDCA member.
Congratulations to last year?s winner ? Malcolm A. Bump Memorial
Debate Tournament Hendrick Hudson HS

4.      Service Award
The NDCA Board will again recognize an individual who has provided
outstanding service to the NDCA. Congratulations to last year?s winner
? Dr. Rich Edwards from Baylor University (TX).

Nicole Serrano & NDCA Board

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