Christopher '21, Laura '22, Lucas '21, Luke '23, Mayowa, '21, Morayo '21, Nicholas '20, and Wiley '21 traveled to their first match of the year.
By Bill Wilson, Debate Team Faculty Advisor
Our debaters had some great rounds last weekend at the National Season Opener at the University of Kentucky.
Nicholas Clancy '20 and Mayowa Kassim '21 just missed the elimination bracket after wins over Mamaroneck High School of New York, Wylie E. Groves High School of Michigan, and Cambridge High School of Georgia. Their losses came to Chattahoochee High School of Georgia, a team from defending national champion North Broward Prep of Florida, and a strong team from Taipei, Taiwan.
Christopher Cheek '21 and Luke Kim '23 also finished 3-3, while Morayo Kassim '21 and Laura Harris '22, and Wiley Barzelay '21 and Lucas Heckers '21 both finished with 2-4 records.
Sociologist and Harvard professor Anthony Abraham Jack uses his personal experiences and research to help independent schools better prepare their students from diverse economic backgrounds for college.
The USN Chess Team, the only school in state history to qualify teams in all four sections for the state championship, brought home several trophies at the 2020 Tennessee State Team Championship. Players earned second place in the K-3 Primary Division, 12th place in the K-6 Elementary Division, third place in the K-9 Junior High Division, and sixth place in the K-12 High School Division.