5.2.17 Council & Committee Nominations
It is time to collect nominations for the various Council & Committee positions that will be open starting in July.
4.29.17 IE State Finals
Results can be found here.
4.28.17 IE State Finals
IE State finals is Friday, April 28 & Saturday, April 29! Stay up to date by checking for updates on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram! Schematics, schedules, & maps can be found here.
4.8.17 The "OLIE" Results
With Spring Break coming to a close, so is MIFA's first Online Invitational, The "OLIE." See the results here.
4.2.17 The "OLIE" Elimination Round Breaks
This Spring Break, MIFA is hosting their first ever online I.E. Invitational. The tournament kicked off Monday, March 27. Check the elims postings by watching our "Spring Break(s) Video"
2.6.17 State Theater Festival series underway
Regional competitions will be taking place across the state this weekend. Then the Top 14 shows in Main Stage and Studio Production advance to the State Festival at the Charlotte Center for the Performing Arts on Feb 17&18. More details here.
1.8.17 Varsity Debate State Finals
Calvin College hosted Varsity Debate State Finals this past weekend. Hundreds of students from all over Michgan participated in Policy, Public Forum and Legistlative debate competition. Results here.
11.22.16 Novice Debate States & Original Interpretation Tournament
Registration is now open for Novice Debate States AND for the Original Interpretation Tournament. Both events will take place at Dexter High School. Debate States is December 9-10 and OI is December 10. Novice Debate States will include divisions in Policy, Public Forum, and Legislative Debate. OI includes Original Prose and Poetry!
Visit the Novice Debate States and Original Interpretation Tournament pages for details!
11.11.16 MIFA Training Opportunities
Check out the Training Tab to see a list of upcoming MIFA Webinars. A variety of topics including IE Overviews, Coaching Logistics, and Middle Level Public Forum are included in this year's list. Initial IE Certification Workshop registration is also now open! Check out the dates and register under the Training Tab.
10.19.16 Fall Middle Level State Tournament
The Fall ML State Tournament is on November 19 at Charlotte High School. Registration is now open at ie.hirelesmana.com. Details, including the invitation, can be found under the Middle Level tab here! Registration closes Monday, November 14 at midnight!
8.30.16 Welcome Back to School!
2016-17 MIFA Events At-a-Glance
9/24 New Coaches Workshop @ Saline High School
10/7-8 Pappas Debate Invitational @ Wayne State University
11/19 Fall Middle Level Tournament @ Charlotte High School
12/9-10 Novice State Debate Tournament @ Dexter HighSchool
1/6-7 Varsity State Debate Tournament @ Calvin College
2/17-18 State Theatre Festival @ Charlotte Performing Arts Center
4/22 Spring Middle Level Tournament @ Bloomfield Hills High School
4/28-29 IE State Finals @ Eastern Michigan University
5/19-21 Public Forum Debate @MSCI at the Grand Hotel, Mackinac Isl
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