Students prepare original orations, usually persuasive or informative on a current topic. Any topic is permissible and any form of oration is permitted. The presentation must be memorized, with a maximum length of ten minutes.
All ballots, critiques, and procedures are those used at the Grand National Tournament; local leagues may establish variations.
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