Watch the ACC Debate

The ACC Debate streamed live from the University of Miami School of Communication in Coral Gables, Florida April 1 – 2.

The Penguin Debates

On November 3-5, The UM Debate Team traveled to San Rafael, California (10 miles north of San Francisco) to compete in the Penguin Debates hosted by Dominican University of California.  UM’s three British Parliamentary teams competed well, narrowly missing the cut into semifinals against competition...

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Democrats and Republicans Debate Health Care

On Wednesday night, November 7, the University of Miami College Republicans and Democrats squared off in a heated debate about the nation’s health care in front of a packed audience in Whitten LC 160. The debate was moderated by U Debate and was sponsored by...

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No Luck Needed for UM Debate in Las Vegas

On October 21-23, The UM Debate Team Traveled to The University of Nevada, Las Vegas to compete against many of the best university debate teams in the west.  The UM team of Jiaying Li and Julia Lynch won for out of six preliminary debates to...

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Recent Tournaments

Atlantic Coast Conference Debate Championship Tournament

Host: University of North Carolina Chapel Hill
Location: Chapel Hill, NC
Date: April 2016
Style: Hybrid

United States Universities Debating Championship

Host: Morehouse College
Location: Atlanta, GA
Date: April 2016
Style: British Parliamentary

Pan American Universities Debating Championship

Host: University College of Western Jamaica
Location: Montego Bay, Jamaica
Date: March 2016
Style: British Parliamentary

American Debate Association National Championship

Host: Boston College
Location: Newton, MA
Date: March 2016
Style: Policy

Cornell Worlds Tournament

Host: Cornell University
Location: Ithaca, NY
Date: February 2016
Style: British Parliamentary

D6/SECEDA Policy Debate Tournament

Host: Emory University
Location: Atlanta, GA
Date: February 2016
Style: Policy

Hoosier Invitational Tournament

Host: Indiana University
Location: Bloomington, IN
Date: January 2016
Style: Policy

About the Team

We are a diverse group of students who are passionate about sparking intellectual discussions, coming up with creative arguments, presenting well-structured ideas – in short, we love debate. Team members participate in a wide range of activities, from competitive international tournaments to intimate on-campus discussions. Feel free to explore our website to learn what UDebate has to offer.

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