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News at BDL

Stay up-to-date on what's happening in the BDL community. Read about BDL debaters and alumni, coaches, teachers, and volunteers, and highlights of our work with partners.

The BDL Travel Team Takes on Big Lex

The BDL Travel Team Takes on Big Lex

Boston Runs on Dunkin, BDL Runs on Volunteers

Boston Runs on Dunkin, BDL Runs on Volunteers

BDL’s First Alumni Debate Tournament

BDL’s First Alumni Debate Tournament

Alumnus Heads to London for Grad School

Alumnus Heads to London for Grad School

National Hispanic and Latinx Heritage Month

National Hispanic and Latinx Heritage Month

Alumni Reflection

Alumni Reflection

Alumnus Making Change in the Mayor’s Office

Alumnus Making Change in the Mayor’s Office

Speech Bums: Summer Debate Camp

Speech Bums: Summer Debate Camp

BDL’s First Alumni Summer Social

BDL’s First Alumni Summer Social

From Policy, To Pandemic, To Family

From Policy, To Pandemic, To Family

Alumna Selected for Fulbright

Alumna Selected for Fulbright

Volunteer Season Wrap-Up

Volunteer Season Wrap-Up

BDL Celebrates 15 Years of Impact

BDL Celebrates 15 Years of Impact

BDL in the Post-Season

BDL in the Post-Season

GBH Highlights the BDL

GBH Highlights the BDL

Debate en Espanol on El Mundo Boston

Debate en Espanol on El Mundo Boston

Debate-Inspired Teacher Employs Debate Concepts in Math

Debate-Inspired Teacher Employs Debate Concepts in Math

BDL Partners with Nashua Street Jail

BDL Partners with Nashua Street Jail

International Women’s Day

International Women’s Day

Revisiting the Race, Equity, and Policy Series

Revisiting the Race, Equity, and Policy Series

February Tournament Round-Up: Celebrating Black & Latinx Voices

February Tournament Round-Up: Celebrating Black & Latinx Voices

BDL Joins The Social Dilemma Debate Project

BDL Joins The Social Dilemma Debate Project

BDL Debaters Show What They’ve Learned at Harvard Tournament

BDL Debaters Show What They’ve Learned at Harvard Tournament

Spotlight on Black Orators

Spotlight on Black Orators

Edutopia Features Debate-Inspired Teacher

Edutopia Features Debate-Inspired Teacher

Volunteers Make an Impact

Volunteers Make an Impact

Meet BDL’s New ED

Meet BDL’s New ED

Summer Debate Camp 2021

Summer Debate Camp 2021

Boston Globe Highlights Debate en Español

Boston Globe Highlights Debate en Español

Chan Zuckerberg Initiative Awards $425,000 to BDL Research Project

Chan Zuckerberg Initiative Awards $425,000 to BDL Research Project