Join the team

Do you like to research? Do you like to argue? Why not combine the two and join the IU debate program!?

Callout Meeting
Date: Wed Aug 30th and Sept 6th, 2017
Time: 8:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Location: SPEA #223

The team's doors are open to all who are interested. We have students who start as novices and turn into varsity debate team members. We have students who have Public Forum, LD, and Policy experience. We have graduate students who competed in policy and parli and more... If your passion is in debate and being part of a growing and competitive program we want you! 

For recruitment information please click on the link that applies to you. You can join as an IU student who is already on campus. Are you an experience high school student, click on the link to get ahold of us! Graduate students who wish to coach are welcome! 

The competitive policy debate program will be debating this year about whether the US should establish national health care insurance! With ~28 million americans lacking health insurance, rising premiums, skyrocketing costs of health care and the debates occuring in our state houses and DC, this is a ripe topic for indepth analysis and research.