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UNLV debate team members
Campus News | March 6, 2018
UNLV’s young debate team is ranked fifth in the nation and poised to make a deep run in March’s National Debate Tournament.
Reece Aguilar
Campus News | September 20, 2017
UNLV's team of rapid-fire competitive policy debaters advanced to the elite eight of the season's first tournament.
Jennifer Hurtado
Campus News | November 10, 2016
The best summation of the presidential debate experience: "No one treated me like a student. For a couple of hours, I felt like a professional."
2016 Debate flags
Campus News | September 22, 2016
Students and the Las Vegas community will gather to watch live streams of the debates leading up to the final contest Oct. 19 at UNLV.
American flag with a shadow of a person
Campus News | August 16, 2016
Nine free public lectures are planned on campus to evoke conversation and facilitate understanding about the election process and related issues.
Bernajane Palisoc works in UNLV's neuropsychology lab with professor Daniel Allen
Research | February 23, 2016
The new Office of Undergraduate Research helps students engage in and celebrate their research and creative activity.
Richard M. Nixon and John F. Kennedy
People | January 12, 2016
Communication studies professor Jacob Thompson on campaign history and how UNLV's selection as a debate site will leave a lasting mark on campus. Plus: Details on community watch events.
High School students practice debate skills
Campus News | August 3, 2015
UNLV's top-ranked debate program helps local teens get over their fear of public speaking and prepare for national competitions.