29 January 2018|concern debates

Well done to our Concern debaters above who took part in four rounds of the Concern debating competition and were narrowly beaten recently in the final round. Special thanks to teachers Ms Nicola Meere and Dr Richie Hayes for their work throughout the competition.
Standing L to R: Eibhlin Carey, Ciara Sweeney (captain)
Seated L to R: Mary Tiernan, Lucy Galvin and Katie Coll.

The team debated the following motions.
Colaiste Nano Nagle v Colaiste Muire_ To end hunger, the world must embrace GMOs

Laurel Hill Coláiste, FCJ v Colaiste Muire – For women to access leadership positions, gender quotas must be implemented

Colaiste Muire v Crescent College Comprehensive S.J
Young people today are indifferent to the problems of the developing world

Colaiste Muire v Ardscoil Mhuire
The world will end the AIDS epidemic by 2030

Well done on great performances!