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JOIN THE TEAM


TRYOUTS


Tryouts happen at the beginning of each academic year. For the 2019-2020 season, tryouts will happen in the first few weeks of Fall quarter.

The process works like this: If you’re interested in mock, come by our table at the activities fair on September 27th, 2019! It's a great opportunity to ask us any questions you may have and to meet some of the current members of the team. You’ll sign up for a tryout slot either in person or through a link that will be posted on our website in early October. Then come to either our info-session or office hours. Then come tryout.

Tryouts are your chance to show us your stuff. During your initial 10-minute audition, we look to get a sense of your SMT-relevant skills (public speaking, memorization, adaptability, etc.). You’ll have an opportunity to audition as an attorney and/or a witness. We recommend you try both. Most people on SMT play an attorney and a witness at some point during their careers here.

For attorneys, we'll look for a well-crafted argument, strong logic, and confident presentation. For witnesses, we're seeking performers. Don't be afraid to make a bold choice! Show your range! SMT provides unique academic and creative opportunities for anyone who joins—and we hope to see you at tryouts!


EVENTS


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ROLL OUTS

In keeping with Stanford tradition, every new member of every new club or organization is rolled out upon becoming a member. What does that mean on SMT? You’ll have to join to find out.

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HOLIDAY PARTY

Our stunning social chair plans a holiday party annually for fun and games (and presents). There’s a gingerbread house building contest, Mariah Carey, and non-mandatory dancing—what more could you ask for?

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PROM

At the end of every year (and once the season is over), new SMT members ask out a returner to prom. We reminisce about the season, blast some music, and, of course, look forward to new beginnings.


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