2021 Meeting

Our last meeting was held Saturday, August 28, 2021. We had 17 sessions along with our business meeting. Look below to see what you missed.

Even if you missed the meeting, we'd still love to have you as a member! Click the "Login / Signup" link at the top of the page. Once your membership profile appears, click on the "Payments" link and then you'll see an option to pay your dues with a credit card.

If you prefer, you can also pay via mail.

Dues ($40.00) may be sent to:

WTSA
c/o Brent Hinkle
5600 Bell Street, Suite 105 # 190
Amarillo, TX 79109

2021 Training Sessions

Time Panel A Panel B Panel C Panel D
8:30am Decoding the Forensics Alphabet Soup Mellessa Denny, Melissa Witt, Jonathan Robertson Cultivating Student Leadership Sami Womack Servicing College & University Members Carolyn Baum
9:45am Diversity, Equity, & Inclusion in Speech & Debate Kristy Thomas, Hanh Do, Tenna Montana, Melodie Graves, Louie Pachecho CX Topic Analysis - Affirmative Part 1 Dr. Rich Edwards
11:00am Team Management for New Coaches Melissa Witt CX Topic Analysis - Affirmative Part 2 Dr. Rich Edwards The Art of Storytelling Dr. Trudy Hanson Hosting Tournaments Post-Pandemic Dave Huston & Preston Stolte
12:15pm BUSINESS MEETING
2:15pm UIL Congress Legislation Workshop Ryan Lovell CX Topic Analysis - Negative Part 1 Dr. Rich Edwards Consulting Do's & Don'ts Hahn Do Visiting with College DOF's Louie Pacheco, ENMU; Julie Walker, Howard Payne; Sheila Ritchie, Abilene Christian
3:30pm Mental Health & Beauty in Speech & Debate Heather Byars CX Topic Analysis - Negative Part 2 Dr. Rich Edwards Extemp Like a Pro! John Klassen UIL Prose & Poetry Jana Riggins