By: Jabria Roscoe Julia Lynch, an avid debater and finance and legal studies major at UM, is the recipient of the prestigious Julia Burke Award for Character and Excellence. Lynch received the award at the American Debate Association National Championship tournament on Mar. 8 in Las...View
By: Jabria Roscoe University of Miami’s Policy Debate Team advanced to the final round of the Liberty University (LU) Debate Tournament held Jan. 24-26 in Lynchburg, Virginia. The LU tournament is a nationally ranked annual debate competition. The UM team of Julia Lynch and Zach...View
The University of Miami is the 2020 Social Justice Debates National Champion. The UM team of Angelica Fromer, a senior studying international studies and public advocacy, and Delphine Leoue Ngoko Djomo, a sophomore studying political science, brought home the championship after several rounds of intense...View
2020 UM Presidential Debate Watch
The University of Miami debate team is working with the Commission on Presidential Debates to host virtual debate watches for the first 2020 Presidential debate on September 29 and the Vice Presidential Debate on October 7.
• Pre-debate show featuring Q&A with Professors David Steinberg and Patrick Waldinger, Directors of UM Debate
• Viewer chat during the debate in real time
• Surveys conducted to measure audience response
• Moderated interactive post-debate discussion
Click the debate below to register for the virtual debate watch
Watch the 2017 ACC Debates
The 2017 ACC Debate Tournament streamed live from the University of Miami School of Communication in Coral Gables, Florida on April 1-2, 2017.