Team Overview for team UCL Vaughan (University College London)

Speakers: Margareta Chlubnova and Raluca Vacaru

Round 1

Motion: THW give two votes to women in political elections

Venue: VG06 (SOAS)

Teams:

RoleTeamRankingPointsBefore Round 1After Round 1After Round 5
Opening GovernmentSOFIA A (Sofia University)Second21st (0 points, 0 speaks)37th (2 points, 146 speaks)67th (4 points, 731 speaks)
Opening OppositionMDU A (Manchester)First31st (0 points, 0 speaks)9th (3 points, 156 speaks)28th (8 points, 765 speaks)
Closing GovernmentBIRMINGHAM B (University of Birmingham)Fourth01st (0 points, 0 speaks)73rd (0 points, 138 speaks)55th (6 points, 737 speaks)
Closing OppositionUCL Vaughan (University College London)Third11st (0 points, 0 speaks)51st (1 points, 145 speaks)52nd (6 points, 746 speaks)

Speakers:

NameTeamPoints
Dean FoleyMDU A79
Laura SmithMDU A77
Margareta ChlubnovaUCL Vaughan72
Monika NaydenovaSOFIA A72
Nikolay NeykovSOFIA A74
Nuha BazeerBIRMINGHAM B69
Raluca VacaruUCL Vaughan73
Shanze ShahBIRMINGHAM B69

Adjudicators:

RoleNameUniversity
ChairDavid BenderHull (HULL)
PanelistAndrew WarnesHull (HULL)
PanelistDavid McLarenStrathclyde (STRATH)

Round 2

Motion: This house believes that law enforcement organisations should never provide incentives to gang members to inform on their superiors (e.g. plea bargains or monetary rewards)

Venue: V326 (SOAS)

Teams:

RoleTeamRankingPointsBefore Round 2After Round 2After Round 5
Opening GovernmentUCL Vaughan (University College London)Fourth051st (1 points, 145 speaks)65th (1 points, 295 speaks)52nd (6 points, 746 speaks)
Opening OppositionLINCOLNS INN A (Lincolns Inn)Second251st (1 points, 145 speaks)44th (3 points, 298 speaks)63rd (5 points, 722 speaks)
Closing GovernmentNOTT Lightning (Nottingham)Third148th (1 points, 146 speaks)51st (2 points, 298 speaks)68th (4 points, 731 speaks)
Closing OppositionTCD PHIL A (TCD Phil)First339th (1 points, 159 speaks)15th (4 points, 319 speaks)10th (10 points, 798 speaks)

Speakers:

NameTeamPoints
Adam KayaniNOTT Lightning77
Anirudh MandagereLINCOLNS INN A77
Calypso BlajLINCOLNS INN A76
Chris CostiganTCD PHIL A80
Ciara BerryNOTT Lightning75
Eoin O'GormanTCD PHIL A80
Margareta ChlubnovaUCL Vaughan75
Raluca VacaruUCL Vaughan75

Adjudicators:

RoleNameUniversity
ChairMuhammad Asadullah KhanCambridge (CAM)
PanelistYucheng LuLSE (LSE)
PanelistClaire DewshiKing's College London (KCL)

Round 3

Motion: This house regrets the decline in oil prices over the last 18 months

Venue: V224 (SOAS)

Teams:

RoleTeamRankingPointsBefore Round 3After Round 3After Round 5
Opening GovernmentSCIENCES PO CC (Sciences Po Paris)Third158th (2 points, 288 speaks)62nd (3 points, 435 speaks)58th (6 points, 729 speaks)
Opening OppositionBIRMINGHAM B (University of Birmingham)Second255th (2 points, 293 speaks)48th (4 points, 443 speaks)55th (6 points, 737 speaks)
Closing GovernmentUCL Vaughan (University College London)First365th (1 points, 295 speaks)45th (4 points, 449 speaks)52nd (6 points, 746 speaks)
Closing OppositionTCD PHIL C (TCD Phil)Fourth057th (2 points, 292 speaks)68th (2 points, 431 speaks)69th (4 points, 720 speaks)

Speakers:

NameTeamPoints
Ciara O'LearyTCD PHIL C70
Ferdui EmmettTCD PHIL C69
Gunjan ChawlaSCIENCES PO CC75
Margareta ChlubnovaUCL Vaughan76
Nuha BazeerBIRMINGHAM B76
Raluca VacaruUCL Vaughan78
Samara CassarSCIENCES PO CC72
Shanze ShahBIRMINGHAM B74

Adjudicators:

RoleNameUniversity
ChairAndrew GordonAberystwyth University (AU)
PanelistKee En ChongCambridge (CAM)
PanelistMahesh KaruLincolns Inn (LINCOLNS INN)
PanelistConnor JoyUCD Law Society (UCD LAW)

Round 4

Motion: This house believes that Donald Trump's presidential campaign is good for America

Venue: V225 (SOAS)

Teams:

RoleTeamRankingPointsBefore Round 4After Round 4After Round 5
Opening GovernmentAU Louise's left handed notes (Aberystwyth University)Third163rd (3 points, 434 speaks)61st (4 points, 586 speaks)45th (7 points, 738 speaks)
Opening OppositionUCL Vaughan (University College London)Second245th (4 points, 449 speaks)37th (6 points, 604 speaks)52nd (6 points, 746 speaks)
Closing GovernmentMT B (Middle Temple)Fourth065th (3 points, 420 speaks)70th (3 points, 566 speaks)72nd (3 points, 707 speaks)
Closing OppositionOXFORD TM (Oxford Union)First344th (4 points, 452 speaks)28th (7 points, 612 speaks)32nd (8 points, 758 speaks)

Speakers:

NameTeamPoints
Joseph NicholsonAU Louise's left handed notes77
Louise DoughtyAU Louise's left handed notes75
Margareta ChlubnovaUCL Vaughan78
Marilyn RichterMT B72
Meera SachdevaOXFORD TM80
NirvanMT B74
Raluca VacaruUCL Vaughan77
Tim SharpeOXFORD TM80

Adjudicators:

RoleNameUniversity
ChairAndrew GreenUnaffiliated (-)
PanelistAdrian GhiteBabes-Bolyai University (BBU)
PanelistJane D'AltuinTCD Phil (TCD PHIL)

Round 5

Motion: This house would allow countries to pay other countries to settle refugees who reach their borders

Venue: V224 (SOAS)

Teams:

RoleTeamRankingPointsBefore Round 5After Round 5After Round 5
Opening GovernmentSHEFF Subconscious Judging Biases (Sheffield)Second230th (7 points, 593 speaks)26th (9 points, 744 speaks)26th (9 points, 744 speaks)
Opening OppositionUCL Vaughan (University College London)Fourth037th (6 points, 604 speaks)52nd (6 points, 746 speaks)52nd (6 points, 746 speaks)
Closing GovernmentOXFORD TM (Oxford Union)Third128th (7 points, 612 speaks)32nd (8 points, 758 speaks)32nd (8 points, 758 speaks)
Closing OppositionTCD PHIL A (TCD Phil)First321st (7 points, 640 speaks)10th (10 points, 798 speaks)10th (10 points, 798 speaks)

Speakers:

NameTeamPoints
Chris CostiganTCD PHIL A78
Eoin O'GormanTCD PHIL A80
Lucía ArceSHEFF Subconscious Judging Biases76
Magdalena WąwoźnaSHEFF Subconscious Judging Biases75
Margareta ChlubnovaUCL Vaughan71
Meera SachdevaOXFORD TM72
Raluca VacaruUCL Vaughan71
Tim SharpeOXFORD TM74

Adjudicators:

RoleNameUniversity
ChairCraig McDonaldCardiff University (CARD)
PanelistRobert GaddInner Temple (INNER)
PanelistMackenzie TseLancaster University (LANC)