Congratulations to all the participants of our Spring Girls Debate Tournament! Thank you to the Bella Abzug Leadership Institute and Silberman Graduate School. Thank you to all our incredible speakers and workshops! The topic was on Title IX and the day featured workshops, speakers and debates on Title IX. Congratulations to all participants and congratulations to all winners!

Top High School Speaker Awards

1st Place – Chapin – Tarana Sable
2nd Place – The Young Women’s Leadership School of Queens – Farzana Hossain
3rd Place – HS for Dual Language and Asian Studies – Elizabeth Chen
4th Place – Chapin – Nalo Russell
5th Place – The Young Women’s Leadership School of Queens – Mafhalda Souvenance
6th Place – The Young Women’s Leadership School of Queens – Naysa Harraway
7th Place – The Young Women’s Leadership School of Queens – Tabassum Hasan
8th Place – The Young Women’s Leadership School of Queens – Crystal Lin
9th Place – The Young Women’s Leadership School of Queens – Saira Ali
10th Place – The Young Women’s Leadership School of Queens – Maham Rahman

Top Middle School Speakers
1st Place – Westfield Debate – Mira Mehta
2nd Place – Westfield Debate – Kailey Zhao
3rd Place – PS 180 – Lauren Ayuen
4th Place – PS 180 – McKayla Garcia
5th Place – Simon Baruch – Arminta Rokeb
6th Place – KAPPA VI – Emily Calderon
7th Place – Growing Up Green – Anabel Witzke
8th Place – Growing Up Green – Dorothy Maskara
9th Place – PS 180 – Naia Timmons
10th Place – KAPPA VI – Serica Lakhram
11th Place – Simon Baruch – Emma Basch
12th Place – PS 180 – Zhaniya Brockington
13th Place – Growing Up Green – Elia DiSaverio
14th Place – KAPPA VI – Elise Slaughter
15th Place – School for Global Leaders – Michelle Saulbury

Top High School Teams
1st Place – Chapin – Tarana Sable / Nalo Russell
2nd Place – The Young Women’s Leadership School of Queens – Naysa Harraway / Tabassum Hasan
3rd Place – The Young Women’s Leadership School of Queens – Saira Ali / Maham Rahman

Top Middle School Teams
1st Place – Westfield Debate – Mira Mehta/Kailey Zhao
2nd Place – Simon Baruch – Arminta Rokeb/Lauren Ayuen
3rd Place – Growing Up Green – Anabel Witzke / Elia DiSaverio
4th Place – KAPPA VI – Emily Calderon / Amanie Burwell
5th Place – Growing Up Green – Dorothy Maskara / Jagger Helfand
6th Place – Simon Baruch – Sabine Stock / Emma Basch
7th Place – PS 180 – Laila Smith / Naia Timmons
8th Place – PS 180 – Sierra Cole / McKayla Garcia
9th Place – PS 180 – McKenzie Mitchell / Zhaniya Brockington
10th Place – The School for Global Leaders – Victoria Robels / Michelle Saulbury