Desert Vista High School | Thunder Speech Theater and Debate Company

Thunder Speech Theater and Debate Company


Thunder Speech Theater and Debate Company

$1,565 raised since Feb 11, 2015

<span style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-family: arial, sans-serif; font-size: 12.8000001907349px; display: inline !important;">The Thunder Speech Theater and Debate Company is a group of Desert Vista students, teachers, alumni, coaches, and parents that give young people speaking, debating, performing, and leadership skills, along with unforgettable memories and an irreplaceable lifelong community.&nbsp;<span style="font-family: arial, sans-serif; font-size: 12.8px; color: rgb(34, 34, 34); display: inline !important;">Through these experiences, its members learn the value of hard work and the appreciation of success. In order to continue giving young people the opportunity to find their voices and become leaders in their communities, TSTDC is requesting financial donations to fund students' tournaments and travel, and to ensure that they can be coached by the best in the nation. The opportunities given to TSTDC members spark the leaders of&nbsp;<span style="display: inline !important;">tomorrow</span></span><span style="font-family: arial, sans-serif; font-size: 12.8px; color: rgb(34, 34, 34); display: inline !important;">, and with donations, more students can be given the opportunity to become those leaders.</span>&nbsp;</span><div><span style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-family: arial, sans-serif; font-size: 12.8000001907349px; display: inline !important;"><br></span></div><div><span style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-family: arial, sans-serif; font-size: 12.8000001907349px; display: inline !important;">TSTDC&nbsp;has&nbsp;</span><span style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-family: arial, sans-serif; font-size: 12.8000001907349px; display: inline !important;"><span style="color: rgb(85, 85, 85); font-family: 'Helvetica Neue', Helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 15px; line-height: 22.5px; display: inline !important;"><span style="color: rgb(85, 85, 85); font-family: 'Helvetica Neue', Helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 15px; line-height: 22.5px; display: inline !important;">won four National School of Outstanding Distinction Awards (2013, 2014, 2015, 2017) given to the top ten overall speech and debate teams in the United States. Desert Vista has won three National Speech School of Excellence Awards (2008, 2009, 2011) and one National Debate School of Excellence Award (2010). In 2015 Desert Vista won the the Senator Karl E. Mundt Trophy which is awarded to the school with the largest number of cumulative participation points in Congressional Debate at the National Championship Tournament.</span>&nbsp;Students from Desert Vista have reached twenty three national final rounds in main events and five supplemental event finals, winning the 2012 national championship in Expository Speaking.</span>&nbsp;&nbsp;</span></div><div><span style="display: inline !important;"><br></span></div><div><span style="display: inline !important;">TSTDC has won 14 AIA Division 1 team state championships.&nbsp;</span><br> <br> <br> </div><br> <br> <br>

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