In April 2013, Emporia State University students cheered and clapped as Elijah Smith (left), of Newark, N.J., and Ryan Wash (right), of Kansas City, displayed their trophies and handed out high-fives during a student parade to celebrate two national debate titles won in one week by Wash and Smith.
In April 2013, Emporia State University students cheered and clapped as Elijah Smith (left), of Newark, N.J., and Ryan Wash (right), of Kansas City, displayed their trophies and handed out high-fives during a student parade to celebrate two national debate titles won in one week by Wash and Smith. File photo by SHANE KEYSER skeyser@kcstar.com
In April 2013, Emporia State University students cheered and clapped as Elijah Smith (left), of Newark, N.J., and Ryan Wash (right), of Kansas City, displayed their trophies and handed out high-fives during a student parade to celebrate two national debate titles won in one week by Wash and Smith. File photo by SHANE KEYSER skeyser@kcstar.com

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August 07, 2017 10:09 AM