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We are currently members of the Twin Cities Forensics League, the Parliamentary League of the Upper Midwest, Mid-America Forensics League and the Valley Forensics League, as well as the National Forensic Association, American Forensics Association, National Parliamentary Debate Association, and American Readers' Theater Association.

This list comprises the tentative 2016-2017 travel schedule for Bethel. Please consult this page for any changes. We may or may not actually attend all of these tournaments, but they are among the tournaments we are considering. Some dates may be subject to change.

Fall 2016 Tournaments

  • September 27 - Parli League of the Upper Midwest #1 - Parli
  • October 7-8 - Jackrabbit Jousts (South Dakota State) - IE, Parli
  • October 14 - Parli League of the Upper Midwest #2 - Parli
  • October 15 - Larry Schnoor (MSU-Mankato) - IE
  • October 16 - Larry Schnoor Swing Pt. 2 (MSU-Mankato) - IE
  • October 18 - Twin Cities Forensics League #1 (Normandale CC) - IE
  • October 28-29 - Vocal Viking (Bethany Lutheran) - IE, Parli
  • November 15 - TCFL #2 - IE
  • November 22 - Parli League of the Upper Midwest #3 - Parli
  • November 29 - TCFL #3 - IE
  • December 2-3 - UW-Stout - IE

January 2017 Tournaments

  • January 14-15 - Sleet/Snow Swing (Concordia University-Nebraska and Bethel at CUNE) - IE, Parli, LD
  • January 21-22 - University of Northern Iowa/Simpson College Swing - IE, Parli
  • January 24 - PLUM #4 - Parli

Spring 2017 Tournaments

  • January 31 - TCFL #4 - IE
  • February 3-4 - Icebox Classic (St. Cloud) - IE, Parli
  • February 11-12 - UW-Eau Claire Swing - IE
  • February 14 - TCFL #5 - IE
  • February 17-18 - Minnesota State Tournament (Gustavus Adolphus) - IE, Parli
  • February 24-25 - Valley Forensics League #3 and #4 (South Dakota State) - IE, Parli
  • February 28 - TCFL #6 - IE
  • TBA- Christian College Nationals - IE, Parli, RT, LD
  • April  - Interstate Oratory - Persuasion only 
  • May 6-7 - ARTa Nationals (Mt. San Antonio College) - RT

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