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  • Thomas Schaffner

    Student & DM Alumnus

    University of Oxford

    Tom debated with Cirencester College in the 2016/2017 competition, reaching the National Final. He thoroughly enjoyed competing, and debated topics such as the safety of autonomous vehicles and regulation on the sharing economy. Since then, Tom has been studying philosophy, politics and economics at Oxford University, and is expected to graduate in 2020. At university, Tom is part of his college’s drama society and attends debates at the Oxford Union.

UPCOMING EVENTS

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



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