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In English, they can discuss the return of the Holy Crown and the high school students from Debrecen
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Published on 07/07/2021 19:20 | Updated: 07/10/2021 19:21
Debrecen The Anglo-American Institute of the University of Debrecen, together with the US Embassy in Budapest and the American Huts in Hungary, announced a discussion and video competition in English for high school students. The theme is the recent return of the Holy Crown.
This year, for the sixth time, the Anglo-American Institute of the Faculty of Arts of the University of Debrecen is organizing an English-language national discussion competition called DEbate for high school students. This year’s DEbate is related to the programs organized on the occasion of the 100th anniversary of the establishment of American-Hungarian diplomatic relations.
-The theorem that the troops must argue for and against is the statement that the United States should not have returned the Holy Crown to Hungary in 1978, as this meant the legitimacy of the then Hungarian political system and leadership. described the portal hirek.unideb.hu by Balázs Venkovits, assistant professor at the North American Department of the Anglo-American Institute of the Faculty of Arts.
The main organizer of the program said that in the first round of the competition, the events related to the above statement and the discussion about it will then be watched on two pages with a maximum of 30 minutes of creative video to present to the applicants. According to Zsuzsanna Lénárt-Muszka, teaching assistant of the North American Department of the Anglo-American Institute, the other organizer of the competition, although the format is organized, the importance of the excellent team can be expected. The organizers are confident that the contestants will work on the history of the return of the crown, or any controversial issues, based on evidence built by their own researchers.
Interested students have a three-person team led by a teacher to participate until October 15th on this web form may indicate.
There will be time for work, with videos of it until November 15 for the jury. Indeed, the epidemic situation allows, the teams submitting the best films will be able to argue with each other in a decision at the end of the year, in English.
The operation and discussions will be evaluated by experts who will consider, among other things, the creativity chosen, the language rating, and the collaboration and presentation skills of the team members. The best received valuable prizes.
Tibor Glant, an associate professor at the Anglo-American Institute, can help prepare students with online lectures on the turning points of American-Hungarian relations and the return of the Holy Crown to Hungary.
More information about the event about the event Facebook page.