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BlackGirlMagic: Atlanta Teens Become First Black Girl Duo To Win Harvard's Debate Competition

2 monthes ago   |   By News One

Black scholars are reaching triumphant milestones and making history in the process. According to People , Atlanta teenagers Jayla Jackson and Emani Stanton took home the title at Harvard University's summer debate competition.
Atlanta Teens Become First Black Female Duo to Win Harvard's Debate Competition: 'We Did It'
- People July 21, 2021
The win was historic as it marked the first time a Black girl duo has won the prestigious debate match. Jackson, 16, and Stanton, 17, went undefeated in 10 rounds; taking on over 100 competitors from around the globe. The students engaged in debates...
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