Nathan Rice is a rising senior at the University of Georgia majoring in International Affairs and Political Science with a minor in Chinese. He has received a first-round at large bid to the National Debate Tournament as well as clearing to the elimination rounds at almost every college tournament. He debated 4 years at Roswell High School where he qualified to the Tournament of Champions and reached the elimination rounds of numerous national tournaments. At the University of Kentucky he was top speaker, and he won both the Samford University and Florida Blue Key tournaments. Nathan was also the top speaker at the GFCA State tournament, in which he reached the semi-finals.