Welcome to the home of The Great Debaters, also known as the home of the Melvin B Tolson/Denzel Washington Forensics Society of Wiley College. This page will provide you with some basic information about the Debate Team here at Wiley College, such as how to join the team, the benefits of debate, and our travel schedule. Questions and comments can be sent to the Debate Coach, Christopher Medina.
The purpose of The Wiley College Debate Team is not only to compete at a national and regional level , but also to instill a strong work ethic, a drive for academic excellence and a spirit of ethical competition in our student leaders.
We welcome all who have an interest in debate and the legacy of The Great Debaters to further explore the website. Please use the email address to the left to request additional information and join us for all of our future debates.
Director of Forensics
Tolson/Washington Forensics Society
"The Great Debaters"
711 Wiley Avenue
Marshall, Texas 75670