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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 2017-2018 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 2017 Tournaments

  • September 26 - Parli League of the Upper Midwest #1 - Parli
  • October 7-8 - Jackrabbit Jousts Swing (South Dakota State) - IE, Parli
  • October 13 - Parli League of the Upper Midwest #2 - Parli
  • October 17 - Twin Cities Forensics League #1 (Normandale CC) - IE
  • October 21 - Larry Schnoor (MSU-Mankato) - IE
  • October 22- SMSU (at MSU-Mankato) - IE
  • October 27-28 - Vocal Viking (Bethany Lutheran) - IE, Parli
  • November 11-12 - UW-Madison/UW-Whitewater swing - IE
  • November 14 - TCFL #2 - IE
  • November 21 - Parli League of the Upper Midwest #3 - Parli
  • 1st weekend of December - Valley Forensics League swing or Dairyland Swing - IE
  • December 5 - TCFL #3 - IE

January 2018 Tournaments

  • January 13-14 - Sleet/Snow Swing (Concordia University-Nebraska and Bethel at CUNE) - IE
  • January 20-21 - University of Northern Iowa/Simpson College Swing - IE, Parli
  • January 23 - PLUM #4 - Parli

Spring 2018 Tournaments

  • February 2-3 - Icebox Classic (St. Cloud) - IE, Parli
  • February 6 - PLUM #5 (Bethany Lutheran) - Parli
  • February 10-11 - UW-Eau Claire Swing - IE
  • February 13 - TCFL #5 - IE
  • February 16-18 - Minnesota State Tournament (St. Cloud) - IE, Parli
  • February 24-25 - Valley Forensics League #3 and #4 - IE, Parli
  • February 27 - TCFL #5 - IE
  • March 9-11 - Christian College Nationals (Azusa Pacific University) - IE, Parli, RT, LD
  • April  - Interstate Oratory - Persuasion only 
  • May - ARTa Nationals (Mt. San Antonio College) - RT

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