The Yale Debate Association (YDA)

The most successful intercollegiate debating society in North America

As Yale's only competitive intercollegiate debating organization, we compete in the American Parliamentary style of debate as a member of
the American Parliamentary Debate Association (APDA) and in the British Parliamentary style as a member of the US Universities Debating Association (USUDA).
We are currently ranked third in the world, representing Yale both across the country and around the world.

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