Team Overview for team CARD Hungry Hippo-crites (Cardiff University)

Speakers: Ollie Wannell and Chiara Alessandri

Round 1

Motion: THBT universities should have lower entrance requirements for students from worse performing schools, and higher entrance requirements for students from better performing schools.

Venue: Large Shandon (Main Building)

Teams:

RoleTeamRankingPointsBefore Round 1After Round 1After Round 4
Opening GovernmentSWAN Still too brown for UKIP (Swansea University)Second21st (0 points, 0 speaks)6th (2 points, 151 speaks)5th (7 points, 608 speaks)
Opening OppositionABER Lanch (Aberystwyth University)Third11st (0 points, 0 speaks)10th (1 points, 150 speaks)8th (6 points, 596 speaks)
Closing GovernmentCARD Smithmer (Cardiff University)First31st (0 points, 0 speaks)1st (3 points, 157 speaks)7th (6 points, 611 speaks)
Closing OppositionCARD Hungry Hippo-crites (Cardiff University)Fourth01st (0 points, 0 speaks)13th (0 points, 149 speaks)4th (8 points, 604 speaks)

Speakers:

NameTeamPoints
Abigail PalmerCARD Smithmer79
Aron McGillSWAN Still too brown for UKIP74
Chiara AlessandriCARD Hungry Hippo-crites75
Jake SmithCARD Smithmer78
Nial BuntingABER Lanch75
Oisin McNeillABER Lanch75
Ollie WannellCARD Hungry Hippo-crites74
Sam HarrisonSWAN Still too brown for UKIP77

Adjudicators:

RoleNameUniversity
ChairTito SarrionandiaUnaffiliated (--)
PanelistEgle GradeckaiteCardiff University (CARD)
PanelistGeorgia TurnerSwansea University (SWAN)

Round 2

Motion: THW require professional sports teams to have equal numbers of male and female players.

Venue: Large Chemistry (Main Building)

Teams:

RoleTeamRankingPointsBefore Round 2After Round 2After Round 4
Opening GovernmentCARD Hungry Hippo-crites (Cardiff University)First313th (0 points, 149 speaks)7th (3 points, 300 speaks)4th (8 points, 604 speaks)
Opening OppositionABER The Winner is... wait for it (Aberystwyth University)Fourth015th (0 points, 144 speaks)16th (0 points, 280 speaks)16th (1 points, 559 speaks)
Closing GovernmentCARD The Dynamic Duo (Cardiff University)Second216th (0 points, 135 speaks)12th (2 points, 282 speaks)11th (5 points, 568 speaks)
Closing OppositionABER Team CAber Ray (Aberystwyth University)Third114th (0 points, 146 speaks)14th (1 points, 288 speaks)14th (4 points, 575 speaks)

Speakers:

NameTeamPoints
Chiara AlessandriCARD Hungry Hippo-crites76
Clare TevlinABER Team CAber Ray70
Greg EbbsABER The Winner is... wait for it68
Katje BeCARD The Dynamic Duo74
Ollie WannellCARD Hungry Hippo-crites75
Tudor SkellyABER The Winner is... wait for it68
Usman Mahmood BukhariCARD The Dynamic Duo73
Yamina AlouiABER Team CAber Ray72

Adjudicators:

RoleNameUniversity
ChairRachel WarrenUnaffiliated (--)
PanelistGeorgia TurnerSwansea University (SWAN)
PanelistKonstantinos KrespisSwansea University (SWAN)
PanelistMeher ShibleeAberystwyth University (ABER)

Round 3

Motion: THBT the Welsh nationalist movement should downplay the importance of the Welsh language in Welsh cultural identity.

Venue: Large Chemistry (Main Building)

Teams:

RoleTeamRankingPointsBefore Round 3After Round 3After Round 4
Opening GovernmentSWAN Team Cretaceous (Swansea University)First35th (4 points, 303 speaks)2nd (7 points, 461 speaks)2nd (10 points, 616 speaks)
Opening OppositionCARD Hungry Hippo-crites (Cardiff University)Second27th (3 points, 300 speaks)7th (5 points, 452 speaks)4th (8 points, 604 speaks)
Closing GovernmentABER Lanch (Aberystwyth University)Third18th (3 points, 300 speaks)11th (4 points, 447 speaks)8th (6 points, 596 speaks)
Closing OppositionCARD LallyGreen Dreamteam (Cardiff University)Fourth04th (4 points, 306 speaks)10th (4 points, 448 speaks)12th (4 points, 595 speaks)

Speakers:

NameTeamPoints
Chiara AlessandriCARD Hungry Hippo-crites75
Chris LallyCARD LallyGreen Dreamteam71
Ieuan SkinnerSWAN Team Cretaceous80
Joshua GreenCARD LallyGreen Dreamteam71
Liam DoddSWAN Team Cretaceous78
Nial BuntingABER Lanch73
Oisin McNeillABER Lanch74
Ollie WannellCARD Hungry Hippo-crites77

Adjudicators:

RoleNameUniversity
ChairRhys SteeleUnaffiliated (--)
PanelistTito SarrionandiaUnaffiliated (--)
PanelistChristian DenmanAberystwyth University (ABER)
PanelistStacey GaensslerAberystwyth University (ABER)

Round 4

Motion: THBT decisions about environmental policy should be made by a panel of independent scientific experts, and not by politicians.

Venue: 0.52 (Main Building)

Teams:

RoleTeamRankingPointsBefore Round 4After Round 4After Round 4
Opening GovernmentCOMP AberSwan (Composite)Third112th (3 points, 436 speaks)13th (4 points, 584 speaks)13th (4 points, 584 speaks)
Opening OppositionCARD LallyGreen Dreamteam (Cardiff University)Fourth010th (4 points, 448 speaks)12th (4 points, 595 speaks)12th (4 points, 595 speaks)
Closing GovernmentCARD Hungry Hippo-crites (Cardiff University)First37th (5 points, 452 speaks)4th (8 points, 604 speaks)4th (8 points, 604 speaks)
Closing OppositionABER Lanch (Aberystwyth University)Second211th (4 points, 447 speaks)8th (6 points, 596 speaks)8th (6 points, 596 speaks)

Speakers:

NameTeamPoints
Ben SimmsCOMP AberSwan75
Chiara AlessandriCARD Hungry Hippo-crites77
Chris LallyCARD LallyGreen Dreamteam74
Joe HodsonCOMP AberSwan73
Joshua GreenCARD LallyGreen Dreamteam73
Nial BuntingABER Lanch73
Oisin McNeillABER Lanch76
Ollie WannellCARD Hungry Hippo-crites75

Adjudicators:

RoleNameUniversity
ChairGareth WilliamsUnaffiliated (--)
PanelistEgle GradeckaiteCardiff University (CARD)
PanelistHenry AtkinsonCardiff University (CARD)
PanelistBen FalknerSwansea University (SWAN)