Speech and debate competitors get first experience of State Speech through videoconference
June 3, 2020
Due to the COVID-19 epidemic, many events around the state were cancelled. On the high school level, many sports seasons were unable to finish and competitors were left without a true ending. This was not the case for speech and debate.
Starting on April 22, participants in Wyoming speech and debate were able to attend the state tournament online. Interpretation events were recorded prior to the tournament while debates were held via Zoom.
The University of Wyoming was able to step in and provide a secure event for competitors. By hosting the servers and putting everything behind passwo...