A group of debate summer camp students gathered on steps and smiling

Summer Camp

MDAW 2017

The 13th Annual Minnesota Debate and Advocacy Workshop

The Minnesota Debate and Advocacy Workshop (MDAW) is a collaborative effort between the Minnesota Urban Debate League Рa program of Augsburg College Рand the University of Minnesota Debate Team. Its mission is to provide a high quality summer camp experience to students in the Twin Cities metro area and the upper mid-west region.

Our goal is to increase access to debate for schools, coaches, and students entering 6th grade-12th grade.


Middle School Day Camp Dates:
1 Week Policy Debate Day Camp: Monday June 19, 2017 – Friday June 23, 2017


High School Camp Dates:

1 Week Policy Debate Camp: Sunday June 25, 2017 – Saturday July 1, 2017
2 Week Policy Debate Camp: Sunday June 25, 2017 – Saturday July 8, 2017
3 Week Policy Debate Camp: Sunday June 25, 2017 – Saturday July 15, 2017


The Advocacy Unit Camp Dates:

1 Week Social Justice/Advocacy Camp: Monday July 10, 2017 – Saturday July 15, 2017