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The Maine Forensic Association...

…oversees speech and debate tournaments throughout the state. Recognized by the National Speech and Debate Association, National Catholic Forensic League, and Maine Principals' Association, MFA membership is open to all Maine high schools.

Public Speaking, Oration, and Debate

The MFA fosters skill-building and excellence in a variety of speaking formats.

Integrity, Respect, and Courage

Members of the MFA – Students, coaches, and judges-practice civic engagement and ethical conduct.

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The Maine Forensic Association typically hosts tournaments for highschool competitors, but is also branching to include middle school teams.

Check out what’s happening at MFA

Below are the latest news posts telling you about upcoming tournaments and meetings!

Minutes: 2023 Fall Coaches Meeting

On September 9, 2023, coaches convened virtually for our semi-annual meeting. Click here to read the minutes. For your convenience, the top of the report includes a summary of voting[…]

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Agenda: Fall 2023 Coaches Meeting

View the agenda below for the Fall Coaches Meeting to be held virtually on September 9, 2023. Click here to RSVP and have the meeting invite sent to you. If[…]

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Minutes: 2023 Spring Coaches Meeting

On May 5, 2023, coaches convened at Lewiston High School for our semi-annual meeting. Click here to view the meeting minutes. For your convenience, the top of the report includes[…]

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