514 Goes to GAMTI and 515 goes to Yale (december 2018)
Team 514 travelled to Washington, D.C. to compete at the Great American Mock Trial Invitation (GAMTI) hosted by the University of Virginia. After a great weekend facing competitive teams, 514 came in 7th place. The same weekend, team 515 travelled to New Haven to compete in the Yale Invitational and faced a competitive line up of nationally ranked teams. Andrew Sullivan (CC ‘22) was given an individual attorney award.
Columbia mock trial travels to north carolina to compete (November 2018)
Both teams travelled to Durham, North Carolina to compete at the Tobacco Road Invitational hosted by Duke University. We had a great time competing against teams from the southeast. Tessa Silverman (CC ‘19) was given an individual attorney award and Mashell Rahimzadeh (BC ‘20) and Michael Colton (CC ‘22) were given witness awards.
strong start to columbia’s season at cubait (OCtober 2018)
Columbia Mock Trial hosted and competed at the Columbia University Big Apple Invitational Tournament in October, the first tournament of our 2018-2019 season. Team 514 took 5th place while Team 515 came in 3rd! Johanne Karizamimba (CC ‘20) was given an individual attorney award and Caroline Albert (CC ‘19) was given a witness award.
Columbia Mock Trial competes at orcs
Columbia Mock Trial's teams took the top two spots at the Stevenson Regional tournament this February out of a field of 28 teams. At the Opening Round Championships, both teams again performed well against other nationally-renowned teams. With a record of 5-3, our team shows incredible promise for the upcoming 2018-2019 season.