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© 2019 Edinburgh University Debates Union

WELCOME WEEK 2019

(all events are free of charge)

 Sunday 8th September, 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM 

 Teviot Dining Hall 

Motion: This House Believes That we should fear the rise of artificial intelligence

Come and join us for our first public debate of the year! Learn more about debating and get the opportunity to watch a debate in action. A great opportunity to meet current EUDU members and get a feel of the types of events we run through the year!’

 Monday 9th September, 2:00 PM + 

 Teviot Meeting Point B  

Escape the rest of a hectic Welcome Week and join us for a lazy afternoon on the Meadows for a BBQ! A great opportunity to get to know other new students and EUDU members! Join us in the (hopefully) sunny meadows for a games and a great picnic. 

 Tuesday 10th September, 5:30 PM – 8:30 PM 

 Teviot Dining Hall 

Our first interactive workshop of the year is great way to improve your speaking skills, learn how to construct arguments and introduce yourself to university debating. Beginners welcome - no experience needed!

 Wednesday 11th September, 7:30 PM+ 

 Teviot Meeting Point A 

An unmissable, fun night exploring Edinburgh's favourite bars with the Debates Union! Join us for a great opportunity to chat and meet new students as well as current EUDU members over a drink!

Friday 13th September, 10.00 PM +

Teviot Dining Room

Want to test your trivia knowledge whilst having a fun time with new friends? Join us in Teviot for a opportunity to put your knowledge to the test! A great opportunity to meet new students and current EUDU members!