Debate and Forensics Tryouts Wednesday

The Arkansas Tech University debate and forensics team will conduct tryouts for new members for the 2016-2017 academic year on Wednesday, Aug. 31.

The tryouts will begin at 3 p.m. in room 137 of the Energy Center. No previous debate experience is necessary.

The Arkansas Tech debate and forensics team participates in the International Public Debate Association (IPDA) style of debate as well as National Forensics League events. Members of the team are eligible to join the Pi Kappa Delta honors fraternity, which is the oldest national collegiate forensic organization in the United States.

For more information, contact Dr. Gabriel L. Adkins, associate professor of communication and director of debate and forensics at Arkansas Tech, by sending e-mail to