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Black History Moment: Wiley College Debate Team

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MARSHALL, TX (KSLA) -

Hollywood made a movie about the debate team, which established a 10-year winning streak.

In 1935, the Wiley Debate Team defeated the team from the University of Southern California for the national championship.

This past January, two students from Harvard University traveled to Wiley for an exhibition debate. It was the first time Harvard has ever stepped onto Wiley College's campus for a debate.

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