June 10, 2009
In only its second year, the Rollins College Varsity Debate Team continued to set milestones. The Team achieved top 10 finishes at four national competitions and is ranked number one by the National Parliamentary Debate Association (NPDA). Out of approximately 1,100 schools, Rollins had the best winning percentage at NPDA sanctioned tournaments.
Members of the 2008-09 award-winning Debate Team included graduating seniors Rachael Dziechciarz, Vincenza Berardo and Sabrina Ramirez as well as Ariana Eily (Class of 2010).
|Standing left to right: Assistant Professor of Philosophy & Religion and Debate Team Coach Eric Smaw and Assistant Coach Luke Kupscznk (Class of 2008). Seated from left to right: Ariana Eily, Rachael Dziechciarz , Vincenza Berardo and Sabrina Ramirez.|