Get Involved


Get Involved

Build experience, skills, friendships and connections that will last a lifetime

Students in the Department of Communication Studies have many opportunities to get involved, connect and hone their skills.

Speech & Debate

Speech and debate team

The speech and debate team is a wonderful opportunity for any full-time undergraduate student. The team has placed among top twenty teams nationally for the past sixteen years in a row.

Speech and Debate team

Communication Club

Communication Club is a great opportunity to get to know other Communication majors and minors. “Comm Club” helps you get the most out of your degree, get to know other students and the faculty, and is a great resume builder--we to keep the club fun, low time investment, and high impact. If you want be get involved, send us an email at: To stay up to date: “Like” UNL Comm Club on Facebook!

Speech Lab

The Communication Studies Speech Lab is an on-campus resource to help students with public speaking and interviewing. Lab consultants help students create effective and engagin speeches by giving one-on-one advice and feedback about researching topics, developing and organizing main points, crafting arguments, outlining, extemporaneous and impromptu delivery, and speech anxiety. Drop into Speech Lab in Burnett 329 during open hours, which are listed on our website. "Like" UNL Communication Speech Lab for tips and updates.