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Chinese Debating Team comes second in annual Inter-collegiate Debate Competition

2012.5.8

The efforts spent over the past few months by the Chinese Debating Team is awarded with a second prize trophy in the Inter-collegiate Debate Competition

The Chinese Debating Team won the second prize in the annual Inter-collegiate Debate Competition jointly organised by Radio Television Hong Kong and the Hong Kong Federation of Students recently. Harry Lam (Computer Science, Year 2) and other team member were named Best Debaters in the preliminary contests.


In the final round, HKBU and The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, engaged in a vigorous debate for and against the motion “Individual Visitors from the Mainland Bring More Advantages than Disadvantages to Hong Kong”. The HKBU team, comprising Harry Lam and other students, was awarded the second prize.