The Associated Students have recognized the Nevada Debate Union as the 2016-17 Outstanding Student Club of the Year. Coming on the heels of another solid year of performance by the UNR Debate Team and continued on-campus events and outreach, the award recognizes the clubs national accomplishments, community, engagement, and outstanding success. This is the second time the club has won this honor, the first being in 2014.
Director of Forensics (Debate) Phil Sharp was also recognized as the 2016-17 Outstanding Club Advisor of the Year for his contribution to the Nevada Debate Union’s operation and success. This is the second time he has been recognized.