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by z9R4C3
Thu Oct 08, 2009 2:39 am
Forum: College area archives
Topic: MIT Mirror of MO, 10/17
Replies: 24
Views: 3412

Re: MIT Mirror of MO, 10/17

gkandlikar wrote:Hey, can someone from MIT get back to us regarding the packet-freelancing deal?
You should have heard from Chris.

Also: I'm going to be out of town, so Ylaine and Rohan are now in charge. They can be reached at [ylaine (at) mit (dot) edu] and [agrawalr (at) MIT (dot) EDU].
by z9R4C3
Sat Sep 19, 2009 11:16 am
Forum: College area archives
Topic: Post here if you want required geography at ACF Nats
Replies: 34
Views: 4849

Re: Post here if you want required geography at ACF Nats

Whooo! Geography should stay in the distribution :D
by z9R4C3
Tue Sep 15, 2009 11:27 am
Forum: College area archives
Topic: MIT Mirror of MO, 10/17
Replies: 24
Views: 3412

Re: MIT Mirror of MO, 10/17

Updated.
by z9R4C3
Tue Sep 15, 2009 11:16 am
Forum: College area archives
Topic: ACF Fall Northeast (10/31) @ MIT
Replies: 63
Views: 13268

Re: ACF Fall Northeast (10/31) @ MIT

Price: As per ACF standards, the base fee for teams is $120. Discounts are available as follows: • $5 off for each [functional] buzzer set. • $10 off for each staffer. • $5 for a laptop: only 1 allowed per team. • $10 off for every 200 miles you traveled (as determined by mapquest). • $25 for every ...
by z9R4C3
Sun Sep 06, 2009 10:25 am
Forum: College area archives
Topic: MIT Mirror of MO, 10/17
Replies: 24
Views: 3412

MIT Mirror of MO, 10/17

Base cost: The base cost is $120. Packet writing not necessary to attend mirror. Other discounts Buzzer (max 2): -$5 Moderator: -$10 Additional teams from same school: -$10 Travel: $10 off if over 300 miles My room reservations haven't been confirmed yet, so I'll update when they go through. We'll m...
by z9R4C3
Tue Sep 01, 2009 5:53 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: ACF Fall Northeast (10/31) @ MIT
Replies: 63
Views: 13268

ACF Fall Northeast (10/31) @ MIT

Hi everyone,

This is just a preliminary announcement - fee structure and other relevant information coming soon!

For now, email graceli [at] mit [dot] edu to express interest. Thanks!
by z9R4C3
Sun Feb 15, 2009 1:03 am
Forum: College area archives
Topic: MIT Cardinal Classic Mirror, Provisionally 2/14/09
Replies: 37
Views: 6492

Re: MIT Cardinal Classic Mirror, Provisionally 2/14/09

Hey everyone,

Thanks for coming to the tournament!

After a double round robin, Brown cleared the field with a 13-1 record, followed by Harvard A (11-3) and Dartmouth (10-4).

Top scorers were:
1. Jerry
2. Doug Yetman
3. Guy
4. Ted
5. Randall

Full results can be found here.
by z9R4C3
Mon Feb 09, 2009 10:48 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: MIT Cardinal Classic Mirror, Provisionally 2/14/09
Replies: 37
Views: 6492

Re: MIT Cardinal Classic Mirror, Provisionally 2/14/09

No timers >.< Copied blindly from SCT announcement.
by z9R4C3
Mon Feb 09, 2009 1:59 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: MIT Cardinal Classic Mirror, Provisionally 2/14/09
Replies: 37
Views: 6492

Re: MIT Cardinal Classic Mirror, Provisionally 2/14/09

That's the current field update. At this point, it looks like we won't be needing Katy and that we'll be running a double round robin. Something like that.
by z9R4C3
Sun Feb 08, 2009 6:41 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: Northeast NAQT SCT, 2/7/09 @ MIT
Replies: 30
Views: 4958

Re: Northeast NAQT SCT, 2/7/09 @ MIT

Hey everyone, thanks for coming to the tournament and (with one notable exception) being extraordinarily on time. Now to the unsung heroes of yesterday! -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Katy Peters, for being such an amazing moderator (who scored for h...
by z9R4C3
Wed Feb 04, 2009 6:20 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: Northeast NAQT SCT, 2/7/09 @ MIT
Replies: 30
Views: 4958

Re: Northeast NAQT SCT, 2/7/09 @ MIT

Ok. Sorry about that, everyone.

It looks like we're ok as long as Watkins decides to switch things up. Check the image up top.
by z9R4C3
Wed Feb 04, 2009 1:47 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: Northeast NAQT SCT, 2/7/09 @ MIT
Replies: 30
Views: 4958

Re: Northeast NAQT SCT, 2/7/09 @ MIT

12 is better than 10 is better than 11, so Harvard's only going to be able to bring their 4th team if someone else signs up another DI team.

Also, 16 is better than 18 is better than 17. Anyone want to drop or add a DII team?
by z9R4C3
Fri Jan 30, 2009 11:42 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: Northeast NAQT SCT, 2/7/09 @ MIT
Replies: 30
Views: 4958

Re: Northeast NAQT SCT, 2/7/09 @ MIT

Just a reminder to let us know the final count of teams (split by Div I and Div II) soon.

Or else we'll choose for you, based off of what's convenient for us and the schedule :P
by z9R4C3
Wed Jan 21, 2009 10:32 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: MIT Cardinal Classic Mirror, Provisionally 2/14/09
Replies: 37
Views: 6492

Re: MIT Cardinal Classic Mirror, Provisionally 2/14/09

BuzzerZen wrote:Anybody else signed up for this lately?
No >.< But they should! And they will!
by z9R4C3
Wed Dec 31, 2008 6:33 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: Northeast NAQT SCT, 2/7/09 @ MIT
Replies: 30
Views: 4958

Re: Northeast NAQT SCT, 2/7/09 @ MIT

Just a reminder to everyone to sign up! ( Early and often, if you please :P )

If you haven't signed up with us two weeks prior to the tournament, by January 24, and there's already a large field, we can't guarantee that we'll have enough staff or buzzers :(
by z9R4C3
Sun Dec 14, 2008 11:39 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: MIT Cardinal Classic Mirror, Provisionally 2/14/09
Replies: 37
Views: 6492

Re: MIT Cardinal Classic Mirror, Provisionally 2/14/09

BuzzerZen wrote:I'm writing for this, so I certainly won't be playing. :-P
Oh >.< Anyhow, should we be expecting Hampshire to be bringing teams to the tournament proper?
by z9R4C3
Mon Dec 08, 2008 6:28 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: MIT Cardinal Classic Mirror, Provisionally 2/14/09
Replies: 37
Views: 6492

Re: MIT Cardinal Classic Mirror, Provisionally 2/14/09

Would anybody like for this to be mirrored? Yogesh Raut's 2nd (and 1st solo) All-Movies Tournament: These Fragments I Have Shored Against My Ruins This event will be a singles tournament consisting of 5 rounds of 40 "tossup" questions each, with reshuffling based on rank after each round. There are ...
by z9R4C3
Sun Dec 07, 2008 4:24 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: Northeast NAQT SCT, 2/7/09 @ MIT
Replies: 30
Views: 4958

Re: Northeast NAQT SCT, 2/7/09 @ MIT

Check out that stuff at the top.
by z9R4C3
Sat Dec 06, 2008 7:36 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: MIT Cardinal Classic Mirror, Provisionally 2/14/09
Replies: 37
Views: 6492

Re: MIT Cardinal Classic Mirror, Provisionally 2/14/09

BuzzerZen wrote:Are teams attending mirrors required to write packets?
Nope!
by z9R4C3
Wed Dec 03, 2008 7:33 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: Northeast NAQT SCT, 2/7/09 @ MIT
Replies: 30
Views: 4958

Northeast NAQT SCT, 2/7/09 @ MIT

Greetings, everyone! MIT is pleased to announce that we will be the host for NAQT Northeast SCT 2009, to be held on Saturday February 7th, 2009. This is the qualifying tournament for NAQT ICT. We'll be meeting in room 4-270 (http://web.mit.edu/graceli/Public/directions/directions.html\) and registra...
by z9R4C3
Mon Nov 24, 2008 1:30 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: MIT Cardinal Classic Mirror, Provisionally 2/14/09
Replies: 37
Views: 6492

MIT Cardinal Classic Mirror, Provisionally 2/14/09

No packet writing required! Fees and Discounts Base Fee: $120 Additional Team(s): $100 (per team) Operational Buzzer Discount: -$10 Volunteer Discount: -$10 (only if we use them) Travel Discount: -$15/per 200 miles New School Discount: -$40 (per school, not team)* Minimum Fee: $75 (per team)** **The...
by z9R4C3
Mon Nov 24, 2008 1:28 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: ANNOUNCEMENT: HIPPIE at Hampshire College 3/7/09
Replies: 29
Views: 4215

Re: ANNOUNCEMENT: HIPPIE at Hampshire College 3/7/09

What's your closest stop on the commuter rail?
by z9R4C3
Tue Nov 11, 2008 10:13 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: DATE CHANGE: Illinos Open Mirror 11/22/08 at Brandeis
Replies: 18
Views: 4689

Re: DATE CHANGE: Illinos Open Mirror 11/22/08 at Brandeis

We'll be sending at least one team.
by z9R4C3
Fri Oct 24, 2008 2:03 am
Forum: College area archives
Topic: Interest in Feb tourney @ Columbia?
Replies: 23
Views: 2363

Re: Interest in Feb tourney @ Columbia?

MIT's already agreed with Stanford to run the Northeast mirror of Cardinal Classic :) We would also prefer that Regionals be held by large, Boston-area Harvard ;)
by z9R4C3
Tue Oct 21, 2008 12:52 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: PrelimAnnouncement: MIT Mirror of Minnesota Open (10/18/08)
Replies: 45
Views: 14627

Re: PrelimAnnouncement: MIT Mirror of Minnesota Open (10/18/08)

Yeah there's some errors in my line too; I'll send you an email, grace. Haha, that would make you two the third and fourth people to contact me about errors -.-||| If everyone could get their errors to me by Saturday, I can get them fixed all at once. After that, the stats will probably move to a m...
by z9R4C3
Sun Oct 19, 2008 12:05 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: PrelimAnnouncement: MIT Mirror of Minnesota Open (10/18/08)
Replies: 45
Views: 14627

Re: PrelimAnnouncement: MIT Mirror of Minnesota Open (10/18/08)

Full stats can be found here.

Thanks to everyone who came, especially Katy Peters.
by z9R4C3
Thu Oct 16, 2008 1:29 am
Forum: College area archives
Topic: PrelimAnnouncement: MIT Mirror of Minnesota Open (10/18/08)
Replies: 45
Views: 14627

Re: PrelimAnnouncement: MIT Mirror of Minnesota Open (10/18/08)

Check out the field update above and some directions, which can also be found at http://web.mit.edu/graceli/Public/direc ... tions.html.

Oh, how I hates the html T.T
by z9R4C3
Wed Oct 15, 2008 12:57 am
Forum: College area archives
Topic: PrelimAnnouncement: MIT Mirror of Minnesota Open (10/18/08)
Replies: 45
Views: 14627

Re: PrelimAnnouncement: MIT Mirror of Minnesota Open (10/18/08)

Still waiting to hear finalized info from Brown and Yale. Also, we will be holding a mirror of Andrew Hart's Lit Tournament: An Encounter. Fees should be about $10 to $15 a person.
by z9R4C3
Sun Oct 12, 2008 4:55 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: PrelimAnnouncement: MIT Mirror of Minnesota Open (10/18/08)
Replies: 45
Views: 14627

Re: PrelimAnnouncement: MIT Mirror of Minnesota Open (10/18/08)

Just a reminder that you should let me know how many buzzers, teams, and staffers you'll be bringing!
by z9R4C3
Wed Oct 08, 2008 11:35 am
Forum: College area archives
Topic: PrelimAnnouncement: MIT Mirror of Minnesota Open (10/18/08)
Replies: 45
Views: 14627

Re: PrelimAnnouncement: MIT Mirror of Minnesota Open (10/18/08)

Alright, I need someone to bring a staffer or two. Now you too can determine (to some degree) the quality of readers at this tournament! :D Staffers of the variety that can both read and score are preferred.
by z9R4C3
Mon Oct 06, 2008 5:37 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: PrelimAnnouncement: MIT Mirror of Minnesota Open (10/18/08)
Replies: 45
Views: 14627

Re: PrelimAnnouncement: MIT Mirror of Minnesota Open (10/18/08)

In the interest of not making freshmen sad, there's a conservative field cap of 18 teams. However, if the need arises, I'll try and get more rooms.
by z9R4C3
Thu Oct 02, 2008 10:44 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: PrelimAnnouncement: MIT Mirror of Minnesota Open (10/18/08)
Replies: 45
Views: 14627

Re: PrelimAnnouncement: MIT Mirror of Minnesota Open (10/18/08)

Just giving this a bump. Remember to email me about the how many teams/buzzers you can bring as well as what side tournaments you'd like :P
by z9R4C3
Thu Oct 02, 2008 12:33 am
Forum: College area archives
Topic: ANNOUNCEMENT: EFT 3 at Brown (Saturday, October 4)
Replies: 64
Views: 16106

Re: ANNOUNCEMENT: EFT 3 at Brown (Saturday, October 4)

We'll be bringing our three buzzer systems, and would appreciate it if we could be picked up at the commuter rail (and also provided a place to sleep/get breakfast?). We'll be arriving in Providence at 7:50.
by z9R4C3
Thu Sep 18, 2008 2:16 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: PrelimAnnouncement: MIT Mirror of Minnesota Open (10/18/08)
Replies: 45
Views: 14627

Re: PrelimAnnouncement: MIT Mirror of Minnesota Open (10/18/08)

Just a quick reminder to let me know if you'd like a side tournament to be run.
by z9R4C3
Mon Sep 08, 2008 1:54 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: Boston College FEUERBACH: October 11
Replies: 9
Views: 1673

Re: Boston College FEUERBACH: October 11

Oh no freaking way :) We'll probably bring a team or three. Is packet submission required for this mirror?
by z9R4C3
Sun Sep 07, 2008 12:06 am
Forum: College area archives
Topic: PrelimAnnouncement: MIT Mirror of Minnesota Open (10/18/08)
Replies: 45
Views: 14627

Re: PrelimAnnouncement: MIT Mirror of Minnesota Open (10/18/08)

We're going to be bringing at least one team. Do you need readers? We can bring at least one of those, too.
At this point, we need buzzers more than readers. When it gets closer to the tournament and I have a better idea of how many teams are coming, I'll let you know :)
by z9R4C3
Wed Aug 20, 2008 2:01 am
Forum: College area archives
Topic: PrelimAnnouncement: MIT Mirror of Minnesota Open (10/18/08)
Replies: 45
Views: 14627

Re: PrelimAnnouncement: MIT Mirror of Minnesota Open (10/18/08)

Jeaton1 wrote:Will this event be just the main Minnesota Open Tournament or will the side events be involved as well?
If you'll let us run JECHT, we'd be happy to. We'd also be open to (and have permission for) running Andrew Hart's Lit tournament (if there's enough interest).
by z9R4C3
Sat Aug 16, 2008 5:58 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: PrelimAnnouncement: MIT Mirror of Minnesota Open (10/18/08)
Replies: 45
Views: 14627

PrelimAnnouncement: MIT Mirror of Minnesota Open (10/18/08)

Hi everyone, We'll be meeting in 4-270 at 9:00, and to get the on-time discount, your entire team needs to be in the room at 9:00 :) Transportation is covered at http://web.mit.edu/graceli/Public/directions/directions.html . If I've left out anything, be sure to let me know! Side Tournament: Literat...
by z9R4C3
Wed Apr 02, 2008 8:42 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: Last-minute Announcement: ICT Warmup at MIT, 4/5
Replies: 1
Views: 775

Re: Last-minute Announcement: ICT Warmup at MIT, 4/5

Not enough teams signed up, so this mirror has been canceled.

Many apologies to Brown and Harvard and to anyone else who was planning to come.
by z9R4C3
Sun Feb 03, 2008 10:47 am
Forum: College area archives
Topic: Announcement: Beaver Bonspiel XIV at MIT, 2/2/08
Replies: 15
Views: 5110

9 teams showed up, and after the round robin, Harvard A, Harvard Suns and Lovers, Dartmouth A, and Dartmouth B advanced to the top bracket. Harvard A cleared the field with a 10-1 record, and no finals were held. The top 5 individuals were 1. Randall — Dartmouth A 2. James — Dartmouth B 3. Julia...