Team Overview for team ABER Creative Spark (Aberystwyth University)

Speakers: Yamina Aloui and Joseph Nicholson

Round 1

Motion: THW introduce equal prize money for both mens and womens sports

Venue: Seminar Room 1 (Fulton House)

Teams:

RoleTeamRankingPointsBefore Round 1After Round 1After Round 4
Opening GovernmentABER Creative Spark (Aberystwyth University)Second21st (0 points, 0 speaks)8th (2 points, 146 speaks)13th (5 points, 576 speaks)
Opening OppositionSWAN Sea you later (Swansea University)First31st (0 points, 0 speaks)4th (3 points, 147 speaks)3rd (8 points, 603 speaks)
Closing GovernmentCARD Pumpkins (Cardiff University)Third11st (0 points, 0 speaks)12th (1 points, 142 speaks)10th (6 points, 578 speaks)
Closing OppositionABER One Epic Shot (Aberystwyth University)Fourth01st (0 points, 0 speaks)16th (0 points, 136 speaks)12th (5 points, 584 speaks)

Speakers:

NameTeamPoints
Ben SimmsABER One Epic Shot68
Carl RixSWAN Sea you later75
Hasnan HussainCARD Pumpkins70
Joseph NicholsonABER Creative Spark74
Luke BrettCARD Pumpkins72
Maria TandeckABER One Epic Shot68
Rokas BrazinskasSWAN Sea you later72
Yamina AlouiABER Creative Spark72

Adjudicators:

RoleNameUniversity
ChairAndrew GordonIndependent (-)
PanelistHenry AtkinsonCardiff University (CARD)
PanelistIeuan SkinnerSwansea University (SWAN)

Round 2

Motion: THBT the education system should teach students the positive value of questioning authority

Venue: Seminar Room 3 (Fulton House)

Teams:

RoleTeamRankingPointsBefore Round 2After Round 2After Round 4
Opening GovernmentSWAN B (Swansea University)First35th (2 points, 151 speaks)2nd (5 points, 302 speaks)7th (7 points, 590 speaks)
Opening OppositionSWING Me right round (Swing Teams)Second27th (2 points, 148 speaks)6th (4 points, 296 speaks)2nd (9 points, 601 speaks)
Closing GovernmentABER Creative Spark (Aberystwyth University)Third18th (2 points, 146 speaks)10th (3 points, 291 speaks)13th (5 points, 576 speaks)
Closing OppositionABER Fighting Mongooses (Aberystwyth University)Fourth06th (2 points, 150 speaks)12th (2 points, 291 speaks)9th (6 points, 585 speaks)

Speakers:

NameTeamPoints
Aron McGillSWING Me right round73
Arthur RowlandsABER Fighting Mongooses70
Ed MasonSWING Me right round75
Folu KutiSWAN B76
Jack JonesABER Fighting Mongooses71
Joseph NicholsonABER Creative Spark72
Sara Amini AslSWAN B75
Yamina AlouiABER Creative Spark73

Adjudicators:

RoleNameUniversity
ChairAndrew GordonIndependent (-)
PanelistHenry AtkinsonCardiff University (CARD)
PanelistChristian DenmanAberystwyth University (ABER)

Round 3

Motion: THW give more votes to areas with historically lower voter turnout and politicial engagement.

Venue: Seminar Room 3 (Fulton House)

Teams:

RoleTeamRankingPointsBefore Round 3After Round 3After Round 4
Opening GovernmentABER Fighting Mongooses (Aberystwyth University)Third112th (2 points, 291 speaks)14th (3 points, 436 speaks)9th (6 points, 585 speaks)
Opening OppositionABER Creative Spark (Aberystwyth University)Second210th (3 points, 291 speaks)7th (5 points, 440 speaks)13th (5 points, 576 speaks)
Closing GovernmentCARD Vampires (Cardiff University)First311th (2 points, 295 speaks)5th (5 points, 447 speaks)4th (8 points, 599 speaks)
Closing OppositionCOMP The Dream Team (Composite Team)Fourth07th (3 points, 301 speaks)13th (3 points, 445 speaks)11th (5 points, 591 speaks)

Speakers:

NameTeamPoints
Arthur RowlandsABER Fighting Mongooses73
Jack JonesABER Fighting Mongooses72
James BestCOMP The Dream Team72
Joseph NicholsonABER Creative Spark75
Sam OwainCARD Vampires76
Usman Mahmood BukhariCARD Vampires76
Will BlanchardCOMP The Dream Team72
Yamina AlouiABER Creative Spark74

Adjudicators:

RoleNameUniversity
ChairOllie NewlanIndependent (-)
PanelistRebecca CowanUniversity of South Wales (USW)
PanelistBen FalknerSwansea University (SWAN)

Round 4

Motion: TH regrets the government prioritization of funding for the sciences at the expense of the humanities

Venue: Seminar Room 2 (Fulton House)

Teams:

RoleTeamRankingPointsBefore Round 4After Round 4After Round 4
Opening GovernmentCARD Pumpkins (Cardiff University)Third18th (5 points, 438 speaks)10th (6 points, 578 speaks)10th (6 points, 578 speaks)
Opening OppositionCARD Vampires (Cardiff University)First35th (5 points, 447 speaks)4th (8 points, 599 speaks)4th (8 points, 599 speaks)
Closing GovernmentSWAN B (Swansea University)Second26th (5 points, 444 speaks)7th (7 points, 590 speaks)7th (7 points, 590 speaks)
Closing OppositionABER Creative Spark (Aberystwyth University)Fourth07th (5 points, 440 speaks)13th (5 points, 576 speaks)13th (5 points, 576 speaks)

Speakers:

NameTeamPoints
Folu KutiSWAN B72
Hasnan HussainCARD Pumpkins69
Joseph NicholsonABER Creative Spark68
Luke BrettCARD Pumpkins71
Sam OwainCARD Vampires77
Sara Amini AslSWAN B74
Usman Mahmood BukhariCARD Vampires75
Yamina AlouiABER Creative Spark68

Adjudicators:

RoleNameUniversity
ChairAndrew GordonIndependent (-)
PanelistKarolien MichielsAberystwyth University (ABER)
PanelistJoshua GreenCardiff University (CARD)