Student & DM Alumnus
Imperial College London
George competed in Debating Matters in 2010/11 representing Durham Johnston Sixth Form and managed to reach the national final where he was awarded an Honourable Mentioned. Since then he’s gone to study Mechanical Engineering at Imperial College London where he’s moved on from debating to presenting radio shows and writing comment articles for its student newspaper, Felix. Now in his final year, he’s specialising in medical engineering, writing papers on medical implants, researching fretting of bone scaffolds and will work as a medical device designer upon graduation.
Thursday 27 June:
Oxfordshire Championship at Oxford Union, in partnership with Magdalen College School and Oxford Festival of Arts
Friday 5 July:
North East Championship at Durham Sixth Form Centre
Find a list of all our previous championship events here.
SUPPORT DEBATING MATTERS
Bernie Whelan, our DM coordinator, is raising money for Debating Matters.
To stage one of our Championships for six to 12 teams costs £6,000. Find out more on Bernie’s
Wonderful fundraising page.