2022 Debate Topic

Resolved: In matters of foreign policy, the United States ought to value universal human rights over economic interests.

“For the 2022 contest, debate and persuasive speaking students may utilize internet resources for preparation.”

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TAPPSCON22 Session List – 5/25/22

TAPPS Administrators and Staff, The TAPPSCON List of Sessions  document is posted on the TAPPSCON 2022 webpage. The 2022 breakout sessions cover a variety of topics beginning with TAPPS fine arts and athletic activities. Sessions of interest to all include Sports...

TAPPS 2021 “Of the Year” Honors

Athletic and Fine Art Directors: As we approach the end of the TAPPS year, it is time to nominate students and coaches for “Of the Year” honors.  This year we are asking that you complete the forms linked below by May 18.  As soon as judging is complete we will...

Virginia Wirth Speech Award

The Virginia Wirth Award is given annually to the students who earn the most points at the TAPPS Championships in the speech events.  Students earn points in each category listed above by finishing in the top eight (8) places. Lincoln Douglas Debate also counts towards this honor.