LCC has a strong and successful Forensics (speech and debate) program. Members participate in regional and individual contests, enjoying success against two-year and four-year schools alike. The program is affiliated with Phi Rho Pi, the National Forensics Association for two-year colleges.
A number of scholarships are open for interested students.
About Smelt Classic Tournaments
LCC's Forensics' annual Smelt Classic Tournaments bring competing teams of college students to the campus from throughout the Northwest.
Monday and Wednesday from 3:30 - 5:30 pm in the Rose Center for the Arts Room 141.
Contact the Advisor
Speech and Debate Coach
- Fighting Smelt Place Fifth in National Competition, March 28, 2014
- Fighting Smelt Place Second at OSU, February 25, 2014
- Fighting Smelt Place Second at Pacific University Invitational!, January 29, 2014.
- Fighting Smelt Forensics Team Takes top Honors, December 13, 2013
More News Stories
- Debate great Dugaw passing the torch to former student, The Daily News, September 22, 2012
- LCC debaters argue their way into top national spots, The Daily News, April 8, 2011
- Great debate: LCC student makes waves at national competition, The Daily News, April 5, 2009