3 Week Policy Institute (June 19th-July 9th)

Founded by Dr. J. W. Patterson, the KNDI is one of the oldest institutes in the country having run continuously since 1961. Alumni of the Kentucky Institute, at one time or another, have won every major invitational tournament as well as the national Tournament of Champions and the NFL and NCFL National Championships. The KNDI boasts one of the most experienced staffs in the country. The faculty have coached 5 NDT Champions, 6 NDT finalists, 5 Copeland Award teams, and over 40 first round teams. The KNDI offers an exciting and innovative curriculum, bridging old-school research and theory instruction with cutting edge technological advancement, including paperless debate instruction and the incorporation of video into practice debates and skills development.

The Labs