This past weekend, the Rutgers University Debate Union ushered in the 2015-2016 season with great success at Johns Hopkins University in Maryland.

Returning team members Sean Leonard ’16, Nick Hansen ’16, Pasha Temkin ’18, and Naeem Hossain ’18 paired respectively. Leonard ’16 and Hansen ’16 broke into quarterfinals and finished the tournament as 5th Team of the Year while Temkin ’18 returned as 1st Novice Speaker. Leonard ’16 also placed as 6th Speaker overall. Congratulations to all the members and look forward to another great season!

This weekend, RUDU is taking a long drive to compete at the College of William and Mary in Virginia.