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Tyler Grad Lexi Hill Makes Intercollegiate History With Debate Victory

Anderson, J. (2021, May 10). Tyler Grad Lexi Hill Makes Intercollegiate History with Debate Victory. Tyler Morning Telegraph. https://tylerpaper.com/news/education/tyler-grad-lexi-hill-makes-intercollegiate-history-with-debate-victory/article_090578e6-b1fd-11eb-958e-47f81525cbe6.html

Intercollegiate debates have been around since 1891, but 130 years later, history was made and a Tyler native was a big part of it. Lexi Hill, a sophomore with a dual major in history and government at Gallaudet University, led the college into the first-ever bilingual intercollegiate debate, featuring a deaf team using American Sign Language against George Washington University, a hearing team using spoken English. Keep reading to learn more.

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