• Current Issues and Events

    Elements of the Contest

    The Current Issues and Events Contest focuses on a basic knowledge of current state, national and world events/issues and consists of 40 multiple-choice questions and one essay. The essay is intended to assess the competitor's ability to synthesize and evaluate information and present it in an informed manner.


    Do you know what happened yesterday, last week, and this past year?

    Join Current Events UIL and find out everything that has ever mattered....EVER!


    The link below gives more details about UIL Current Issues & Events 

    UIL Current Issues & Events


    UIL Meet Dates: Unscheduled due to COVID-19

    UIL Practice Dates: TBD


    Your Current Issues & Events sponsor is Professor Horton.  Please email them with any questions you may have.  

    Emails: william.horton@fwisd.org