29 Universities, 16 tour dates, 7 weeks and over 1200 people involved.
You came, you saw and you debated in this year’s Great Debate Tour! The Great Debate Tour is the largest university debate tour in the UK. GDT targets Black, Minority and Ethnic students in UK Universities. The aim of the Great Debate Tour is to empower, educate and offer an open space for sharing views.
Throughout the month of October and running into November, our 8th annual GDT took place. We had the likes of Southampton’s Cllr. Satvir Kaur, Ola the Comedian, Duro Oye, Surrey’s Cllr. Sally Gimson, Bellavia Ribeiro-Addy, Tyson Nsimbe, JJ Bola, Panya Banjoko, Nottingham City’s Cllr. Leslie Ayoola and many more who took part on our guest panel.
This years topics included: Ethnic Britan, Grenfell Tower and BAME Representation in modern Britain.
We’d like to say a big thank you to the all the universities, ACS committees, guest panellists and student attendees that took part in this years #GDT2017. Make sure you check out our GDT highlights below!