Dr. Frank Martin is seeking SUNO students to participate in a debate about increasing the Minimum Wage for employees. Participants will be assigned to either a team for increasing the minimum wage or a team against increasing the minimum wage. There will be 16 students in the initial pool (8 FOR and 8 AGAINST). Participation is open to ALL SUNO students, regardless of major. Each team will be assigned a Debate Coach to prep them for the competition.
The debate will take place in 3 Rounds. Each winner in the First Round will receive $150. Each winner in the Second Round will receive $250. And the winners of the Final Round will receive $600 each. Each winner at each Round will receive a check for the amount of their award. Students could win as much as $1000 if their team prevails in each of the three rounds.
Debate Proposition: The U. S. Congress Should Increase the Minimum Wage
When: Week of November 2-5, 2015 (College of Business Week)
If you are interested in participating in this timely debate, contact Dr. Frank Martin, Chair of the Department of Business Administration:
Office location: College of Business Building, Room 213.