Two TMSA Alumnae Accepted Into the Harvard Debate Council Diversity Project's Class of 2023

Congratulations to TMSA's alumnae Hadara Murphy and Alaina Welmaker on their prestigious acceptance into Harvard Debate Council Diversity Project's Class of 2023! The Class of 2023 is the sixth and largest cohort, comprising 50 students from schools across metro Atlanta. #HarvardBound
Hadara Murphy   Alaina Welmaker
Hadara Murphy Alaina Welmaker
Class of 2020 Class of 2022
Recruit: Each year, Harvard Diversity Project recruits a cohort of talented Black youth out of an applicant pool of hundreds throughout Metro Atlanta.
Train: On Saturdays, students undergo a rigorous 10-month training regimen, where they are introduced to debate through the exploration of academic disciplines that foster critical thinking, public speaking, and argumentation.
Matriculate: The program culminates with a summer residency at Harvard College, where students study academic debate alongside and compete against hundreds of gifted scholars from around the world.