UAA’s Seawolf Debate program examines restricting free speech

April 23, 2018

Does the future of American democracy depend on restricting free speech? That’s the controversial question UAA’s Seawolf Debate program will argue when it goes head to head with Cornell University’s debate team on April 26.

Join the award-winning Seawolf Debate program for an evening of intense exchange, insightful analysis and enlightening argument. Guest judges will weigh in, but the audience will vote on the final winner.

The debate will take place on Thursday, April 26, at 7 p.m. in the Recital Hall on the first floor of the UAA Fine Arts Building, located at 3700 Alumni Drive. Parking is available in the ground lot and in the garage behind the building.

Tickets are on sale now at UAA students can purchase tickets for $10 in advance, $15 at the door. General admission is $20 in advance, $25 at the door. For more information, please contact Steven Johnson, director of the Seawolf Debate program, at 907-786-4391 or

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