Arkansas Speech and Debate

Mission Statement

University of Arkansas Speech and Debate Society aims to provide students the opportunity to foster public speaking skills in a competitive environment, though formal speech and debate. 


Arkansas Speech and Debate is focused solely on public speaking, where speech focuses on formal speeches and performance speech and acting, while debate is formal debating in a regulated setting. These are fostered to be used in a competition setting in a variety of both speech and debate events.


Law, Speech, Politics, International Affairs, Oratory, Debate, Theater, Rhetoric, Forensics


Open to any undergraduate student at the University of Arkansas

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