Capstone Prep Education | Matthew Hazell
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Matthew is a graduate of the University of Cambridge, where he studied Genetics and Veterinary Medicine at St John’s College. A former debating officer of the Cambridge Union Society, he was half of the top-ranked debating team, and he was awarded individual Best Speaker at the European Universities’ Debating Championships. Passionate about spreading the benefits of debating to others, Matthew was Head Convener of the Cambridge Schools’ Debating Competition for three years, and he has judged the finals of the US Universities’ Debating Championships and European Universities’ Debating Championships, as well as serving as Chief Adjudicator of over a dozen tournaments around the globe.  Outside of debating, Matthew is a seasoned quiz show competitor, winning the BBC’s “University Challenge” TV show competition as a member of the St John’s College team.