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by 1992 in spaceflight
Thu Nov 14, 2019 10:34 pm
Forum: Great Lakes Comparisons and Discussion
Topic: Missouri 2019-20
Replies: 16
Views: 3805

Re: Missouri 2019-20

As I announced on the Missouri boards, MOQBA is hosting a NASAT Workshop on December 14th at CIS. Hope to see as many of you who want to attend there!
by 1992 in spaceflight
Tue Nov 05, 2019 10:01 pm
Forum: Great Lakes Comparisons and Discussion
Topic: Missouri 2019-20
Replies: 16
Views: 3805

Re: Missouri 2019-20

Lots of great teams will be in attendance at Washington University Fall this weekend, including several nationally-ranked teams. I'm excited to see how teams from Missouri will measure up against our out of state friends.
by 1992 in spaceflight
Thu Oct 31, 2019 3:18 pm
Forum: Regular Season Tournaments
Topic: Washington University Fall Academic Tournament V (11/09/19)
Replies: 6
Views: 3394

Re: Washington University Fall Academic Tournament V (11/09/19)

This tournament is a platinum qualifier for the NSC, which means that the top 25% of teams will qualify for the 2020 NSC, which is being held on the weekend of June 6th-7th at the Hyatt Regency O'Hare in Rosemont, IL (which is a suburb of Chicago).
by 1992 in spaceflight
Sat Oct 26, 2019 9:45 pm
Forum: Collegiate Announcements & Results
Topic: Penn Bowl 2019 at Truman State (10/26/19)
Replies: 3
Views: 1702

Re: Penn Bowl 2019 at Truman State (10/26/19)

Full stats from the day can be found here. Thanks to everyone who came out, and congratulations to Iowa and WUSTL A.
by 1992 in spaceflight
Tue Oct 22, 2019 9:54 pm
Forum: Mirror requests
Topic: MOQBA Novice Set (POSTPONED until 2020-2021)
Replies: 1
Views: 1900

Re: MOQBA Novice Set (2019-2020)

After looking through the progress of the set and talking to MOQBA President Jeff Hill, we've made the call to postpone this set's availability until the 2020-2021 season.
by 1992 in spaceflight
Tue Oct 22, 2019 8:46 pm
Forum: Collegiate Announcements & Results
Topic: Penn Bowl 2019 at Truman State (10/26/19)
Replies: 3
Views: 1702

Re: Penn Bowl 2019 at Truman State (10/26/19)

Since I can't think of any reason why this shouldn't be posted here, check-in will be in Violette Hall room 1000. Check-in will run from 8AM to 8:45 AM, and we'll plan to start play by 9 AM.

See you all on Saturday!
by 1992 in spaceflight
Sat Oct 12, 2019 12:31 am
Forum: Collegiate Announcements & Results
Topic: 2019 EFT @ WUSTL Mirror (10/05/19)
Replies: 8
Views: 3197

Re: 2019 EFT @ WUSTL Mirror (10/05/19)

Playoff and Combined stats are available here.
by 1992 in spaceflight
Fri Oct 11, 2019 5:42 pm
Forum: Regular Season Tournaments
Topic: Washington University Fall Academic Tournament V (11/09/19)
Replies: 6
Views: 3394

Re: Washington University Fall Academic Tournament V (11/09/19)

I emailed this announcement to coaches, but I forgot to post this here before now: Due to a lack of available rooms, I am not comfortable expanding the tournament to 48 teams, so we'll be sticking with a 36 team field.
by 1992 in spaceflight
Tue Oct 08, 2019 9:45 pm
Forum: Regular Season Tournaments
Topic: Washington University Fall Academic Tournament V (11/09/19)
Replies: 6
Views: 3394

Re: Washington University Fall Academic Tournament V (11/09/19)

We have one spot left in the WUFAT field. Once the field fills, we will start a waitlist, so there's a decent chance teams on the waitlist will still get to play. I'm looking forward to receiving more registrations soon!
by 1992 in spaceflight
Tue Oct 08, 2019 8:47 pm
Forum: Collegiate Announcements & Results
Topic: 2019 EFT @ WUSTL Mirror (10/05/19)
Replies: 8
Views: 3197

Re: 2019 EFT @ WUSTL Mirror (10/05/19)

Prelim Stats can be found here.

I should have complete stats up by the weekend.
by 1992 in spaceflight
Thu Sep 12, 2019 11:53 pm
Forum: Collegiate Announcements & Results
Topic: Penn Bowl 2019 at Truman State (10/26/19)
Replies: 3
Views: 1702

Re: Penn Bowl 2019 at Truman State (10/26/19)

Field (7/18):
-Oklahoma [1 team, ? buzzers, ? staffers]
-Iowa [1 team, 1 buzzer, 0 staffers]
-Missouri S&T [2 teams, 0 buzzers, 1 staffer]
-Blue River CC [1 team, 0 buzzers, 0 staffers]
-WUSTL [1 team, 3 buzzers, 1 staffer]
-Mizzou [1 team, 1 buzzer, 0 staffers]
by 1992 in spaceflight
Tue Sep 10, 2019 5:50 pm
Forum: Collegiate Announcements & Results
Topic: 2019 Early Fall Tournament (EFT)
Replies: 30
Views: 13908

Re: 2019 Early Fall Tournament (EFT)

Is there an announcement for the WUSTL site? Could you please link announcements in this post? We are now within four weeks of the tournament. We are also coincidentally past the time my club could have requested funding for this tournament. Also the number of new people in my club, unfamiliar with...
by 1992 in spaceflight
Sat Sep 07, 2019 8:14 pm
Forum: Mirror requests
Topic: MOQBA Novice Set (POSTPONED until 2020-2021)
Replies: 1
Views: 1900

MOQBA Novice Set (POSTPONED until 2020-2021)

Hello everyone, I am pleased to announce that the MOQBA Novice set will be available for mirrors nationwide (and internationally too, if there’s interest)! As the name indicates, this is going to be a novice set. We plan on aiming for the difficulty of the past several SCOP Novice sets. The set is b...
by 1992 in spaceflight
Wed Sep 04, 2019 3:14 pm
Forum: Regular Season Tournaments
Topic: Washington University Fall Academic Tournament V (11/09/19)
Replies: 6
Views: 3394

Re: Washington University Fall Academic Tournament V (11/09/19)

We're halfway to the initial field cap. If you want a spot in the field, register soon.
by 1992 in spaceflight
Tue Sep 03, 2019 6:55 pm
Forum: Collegiate Announcements & Results
Topic: Penn Bowl 2019 at Truman State (10/26/19)
Replies: 3
Views: 1702

Penn Bowl 2019 at Truman State (10/26/19)

Hello everyone! Truman State is pleased to announce that we will be mirroring Penn Bowl on October 26, 2019. Information about the set can be found here . Tournament Fees: $120 Base Fee -$10 Buzzer Discount per each working buzzer system you bring (this must allow for 8 players to play at once to qu...
by 1992 in spaceflight
Sat Aug 24, 2019 1:55 pm
Forum: Great Lakes Comparisons and Discussion
Topic: Missouri 2019-20
Replies: 16
Views: 3805

Re: Missouri 2019-20

Atlashill wrote:
Fri Aug 23, 2019 5:28 pm
Good additions, Felix. Is Lorraine still on the FZN lineup, or did she also graduate?
I'm pretty sure Caleb, Lorraine and Emily from FZN all graduated.
by 1992 in spaceflight
Tue Aug 20, 2019 9:18 pm
Forum: Regular Season Tournaments
Topic: Washington University Fall Academic Tournament V (11/09/19)
Replies: 6
Views: 3394

Re: Washington University Fall Academic Tournament V (11/09/19)

Field (36/36): -Eureka [1 team, 1 buzzer, 1 staffer] -Carbondale (IL) [4 teams, 1 buzzer, 0 staffers] -Ladue [4 teams, 0 buzzers, 0 staffers] -Webster Groves [1 team, 0 buzzers, 0 staffers] -Helias [2 teams, 2 buzzers, 0 staffers] -Orchard Farm [2 teams, 1 buzzer, 0 staffers] -Oakville [2 teams, 1 ...
by 1992 in spaceflight
Fri Aug 09, 2019 5:35 pm
Forum: Regular Season Tournaments
Topic: Washington University Fall Academic Tournament V (11/09/19)
Replies: 6
Views: 3394

Washington University Fall Academic Tournament V (11/09/19)

Hello everyone, I, Jacob O’Rourke, my co-director, Michael Powers, and the Washington University Quiz Bowl team are pleased to announce that Washington University in St. Louis will be hosting a fall invitational tournament on November 9, 2019. We will be using the WAIT set, information about which c...
by 1992 in spaceflight
Sun Aug 04, 2019 12:22 pm
Forum: Mirror requests
Topic: LOGIC Set Available for 2019-20 Mirrors (HS Regular)
Replies: 4
Views: 4698

Re: LOGIC Set Available for 2019-20 Mirrors (HS Regular)

We're pleased to announce that LOGIC will be available for mirroring starting on October 1st. If you're interested in a mirror, please contact me or Tyler.
by 1992 in spaceflight
Sun Aug 04, 2019 10:56 am
Forum: Collegiate Announcements & Results
Topic: 2019 Chicago Open (8/3/2019) at Northwestern University
Replies: 79
Views: 28958

Re: 2019 Chicago Open (8/3/2019) at Northwestern University

Playoff stats can be found here . Congratulations to Zazu in the Petco (Auroni Gupta, Jakob Myers, Adam Fine and Clark Smith) for defeating Fianna Failsons (Mike Bentley, Matt Bollinger, Shan Kothari and Mike Cheyne) 295-275 in the first game of an advantage final. In order to get to the final, Fian...
by 1992 in spaceflight
Sat Aug 03, 2019 10:22 am
Forum: Collegiate Announcements & Results
Topic: 2019 Chicago Open (8/3/2019) at Northwestern University
Replies: 79
Views: 28958

Re: 2019 Chicago Open (8/3/2019) at Northwestern University

We started right around 9 AM. Stats will be live updated here.
by 1992 in spaceflight
Fri Aug 02, 2019 11:56 pm
Forum: Collegiate Announcements & Results
Topic: 2019 Chicago Open (8/3/2019) at Northwestern University
Replies: 79
Views: 28958

Re: 2019 Chicago Open (8/3/2019) at Northwestern University

Taper or die. Can you do any less? wrote:
Fri Aug 02, 2019 11:46 pm
Round 13 has B10 playing 2 games.
Thanks, this has been fixed.

In case the printed schedules are not fixed, A9 should play A10 in round 13.
by 1992 in spaceflight
Fri Aug 02, 2019 11:11 pm
Forum: Collegiate Announcements & Results
Topic: 2019 Chicago Open (8/3/2019) at Northwestern University
Replies: 79
Views: 28958

Re: 2019 Chicago Open (8/3/2019) at Northwestern University

Here is a copy of tomorrow's schedule. Thanks to Adam Silverman, we're planning on having a few physical copies of the schedule available as well.

Looking forward to seeing everyone tomorrow!
by 1992 in spaceflight
Thu Aug 01, 2019 11:53 pm
Forum: Collegiate Announcements & Results
Topic: 2019 Chicago Open (8/3/2019) at Northwestern University
Replies: 79
Views: 28958

Re: 2019 Chicago Open (8/3/2019) at Northwestern University

Cheynem wrote:
Thu Aug 01, 2019 11:30 pm
Will the info about where to meet/when be sent out or posted?
I did kind of bury it in that email, so sure. Check-in will be from 8 AM to 8:45 AM in Room 2343 in Kresge Hall. The plan is to start at 9 AM or earlier if teams are there before then.
by 1992 in spaceflight
Tue Jul 30, 2019 11:32 pm
Forum: Collegiate Announcements & Results
Topic: 2019 Chicago Open (8/3/2019) at Northwestern University
Replies: 79
Views: 28958

Re: 2019 Chicago Open (8/3/2019) at Northwestern University

Here is the information for the schedule this weekend. We will be dividing all 20 teams into 2 brackets of 10 teams each. We'll be playing 10 rounds on 10 packets. Two teams will be on bye each round; those teams on bye will be from the same bracket. For example, teams in bracket A will be on bye in...
by 1992 in spaceflight
Thu Jul 18, 2019 4:56 pm
Forum: Collegiate Announcements & Results
Topic: Illinois Side Event Weekend - 7/20/19
Replies: 91
Views: 16532

Re: Illinois Side Event Weekend - 7/20/19

I plan on being there, but 5 PM is super hard on people traveling. Of course, you did say times are pending... (I will have the Look at This Photograph and BUMPY II sets if people want to play those.) Yeah, I'm thinking we'll likely stick to shootout format so people can join in as they arrive. If ...
by 1992 in spaceflight
Mon Jul 01, 2019 7:30 pm
Forum: Collegiate Announcements & Results
Topic: 2019 Chicago Open (8/3/2019) at Northwestern University
Replies: 79
Views: 28958

Re: 2019 Chicago Open (8/3/2019) at Northwestern University

Lastly, Jacob O'Rourke has graciously assumed the post of TD for Chicago Open. All interested staffers should make sure to fill out the official staffing registration form, which will be posted soon. Please *do not* enter your names in the unofficial spreadsheet. The staffing spreadsheet can be fou...
by 1992 in spaceflight
Sat Jun 29, 2019 6:55 pm
Forum: Collegiate Announcements & Results
Topic: St. Louis Open NASAT Mirror (6/29/2019)
Replies: 3
Views: 2313

Re: St. Louis Open NASAT Mirror (6/29/2019)

WUSTL A (Charles playing solo) went 10-0 to clear the field. NYU went 8-2 to claim second place.

Full stats from the day are here.

Thanks to Carolina Mao, Zach Roseman, Jason Loy and David Dennis for staffing!
by 1992 in spaceflight
Thu Jun 27, 2019 10:40 pm
Forum: Collegiate Announcements & Results
Topic: Illinois Side Event Weekend - 7/20/19
Replies: 91
Views: 16532

Re: Illinois Side Event Weekend - 7/20/19

I'm looking for teammates for CamO and Super Acronym

EDIT: I believe Chinmay and I are still looking for teammates for both events
by 1992 in spaceflight
Mon Jun 24, 2019 6:56 pm
Forum: Collegiate Announcements & Results
Topic: St. Louis Open NASAT Mirror (6/29/2019)
Replies: 3
Views: 2313

Re: St. Louis Open NASAT Mirror (6/29/2019)

Some well-deserved updates: We'll be meeting in Room 236 in the DUC. Check-in will run from 9 AM to 9:30 AM, with the aim of starting games as close to 9:30 AM as possible. I'm going to leave team signups open until Friday, June 28th at Noon Central Time. This will give me time to finalize and send ...
by 1992 in spaceflight
Mon Jun 10, 2019 8:22 am
Forum: Miscellaneous High School Quizbowl
Topic: Set Collaboration Thread-2019-2020 Season
Replies: 8
Views: 3710

Set Collaboration Thread-2019-2020 Season

Hello everyone, I figured now would be a good time to post a thread for collaborating on writing sets for the upcoming year. If you would be interested in collaborating with a team or are an existing set who would like to have some more writers, now would be a good time to post looking for assistanc...
by 1992 in spaceflight
Fri Jun 07, 2019 10:49 am
Forum: Collegiate Announcements & Results
Topic: RULFO at PACE NSC
Replies: 26
Views: 6788

Re: RULFO at PACE NSC

Has a meeting place been determined for the opening meeting?
by 1992 in spaceflight
Sun May 19, 2019 9:19 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: WHAQ III Set Available for Mirrors (2018-2019)
Replies: 9
Views: 10704

Re: WHAQ III Set Available for Mirrors (2018-2019)

Once it's approved, the set will show up here. Thanks to all of our hosts who hosted, and all of the players who played this year!
by 1992 in spaceflight
Sun May 19, 2019 8:42 pm
Forum: National Tournaments
Topic: Women in Quizbowl Panel Discussion @ HSNCT Saturday Night
Replies: 17
Views: 6707

Re: Women in Quizbowl Panel Discussion @ HSNCT Saturday Night

I'm not saying recording the discussion isn't a good idea, but don't you think this is more important than whatever side events are being run that night? I know you've apologized already, Casey, but I want to respond to this. A lot of people who would want to attend this (such as myself) have alrea...
by 1992 in spaceflight
Sun May 19, 2019 8:40 pm
Forum: National Tournaments
Topic: Women in Quizbowl Panel Discussion @ HSNCT Saturday Night
Replies: 17
Views: 6707

Re: Women in Quizbowl Panel Discussion @ HSNCT Saturday Night

I really want to be there, but this is unfortunately going to conflict with META and Imaginary Landscapes. Is it possible this could get recorded for those of us who can't be there and posted online later? We do plan to record this and post it online later. We know that there are a bunch of other s...
by 1992 in spaceflight
Sun May 19, 2019 1:02 am
Forum: National Tournaments
Topic: Women in Quizbowl Panel Discussion @ HSNCT Saturday Night
Replies: 17
Views: 6707

Re: Women in Quizbowl Panel Discussion @ HSNCT Saturday Night

I really want to be there, but this is unfortunately going to conflict with META and Imaginary Landscapes. Is it possible this could get recorded for those of us who can't be there and posted online later?
by 1992 in spaceflight
Sun May 19, 2019 12:50 am
Forum: National and Regional Comparisons and Discussion
Topic: HSQBRank 2018-19: Is Happening
Replies: 34
Views: 16507

Re: HSQBRank 2018-19: Is Happening

AKKOLADE wrote:
Sat May 18, 2019 9:59 pm
I've updated the above post with a few additional adjustments I've calculated.
I'm curious as to why WHAQ isn't on your list?
by 1992 in spaceflight
Tue May 14, 2019 8:17 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: WHAQ III Set Available for Mirrors (2018-2019)
Replies: 9
Views: 10704

Re: WHAQ III Set Available for Mirrors (2018-2019)

We have one more mirror this weekend at Colorado. I'll be posting the set next week.
by 1992 in spaceflight
Mon May 06, 2019 7:50 am
Forum: Miscellaneous High School Quizbowl
Topic: NAQT, Outreach, and Social Media
Replies: 26
Views: 9277

Re: NAQT, Outreach, and Social Media

Since NCTs run on timing, I don't think there's any actual risk of one game finishing entirely ahead of another game played on the same questions. Actually, this happens somewhat frequently, and it makes liveblogging question content for the prelims infeasible. The card system requires that game-de...
by 1992 in spaceflight
Mon Apr 29, 2019 10:29 am
Forum: Collegiate Announcements & Results
Topic: St. Louis Open NASAT Mirror (6/29/2019)
Replies: 3
Views: 2313

St. Louis Open NASAT Mirror (6/29/2019)

Hello, quizbowl! I’m pleased to announce that Washington University in St. Louis will be hosting a mirror of the NASAT set on June 29, 2019 as the academic portion of the St. Louis Open! I, Jacob O’Rourke, will be directing it. We’re also planning on mirroring a trash tournament on Sunday, June 30th...
by 1992 in spaceflight
Fri Apr 26, 2019 11:44 pm
Forum: Trash
Topic: Rock and Roll Hall of Shame @ SSNCT
Replies: 10
Views: 4050

Re: Rock and Roll Hall of Shame @ SSNCT

What time do you expect to start the tournament on Friday night?
by 1992 in spaceflight
Wed Apr 24, 2019 8:24 pm
Forum: Collegiate Discussion
Topic: DATE POLL: WUSTL NASAT Mirror
Replies: 4
Views: 4034

Re: DATE POLL: WUSTL NASAT Mirror

The mirror is going to be on June 29th. Expect an announcement to come by Friday or Saturday.
by 1992 in spaceflight
Mon Apr 22, 2019 10:55 pm
Forum: Collegiate Discussion
Topic: DATE POLL: WUSTL NASAT Mirror
Replies: 4
Views: 4034

Re: DATE POLL: WUSTL NASAT Mirror

I was a doofus and got the date of the last Saturday in June wrong. If this would affect your participation, please let me know if reserving rooms for June 29th would cause you to not attend.
by 1992 in spaceflight
Tue Apr 16, 2019 10:19 pm
Forum: Collegiate Discussion
Topic: Where are you going next year? (Collegiate 2019)
Replies: 37
Views: 17903

Re: Where are you going next year? (Collegiate 2019)

I am going to WUStL's Brown School of Social Work to get a 2-year MSW degree. Their program will allow me to reach a years-long dream of being a Professional Person Who Talks About Sex All the Time. I'm not sure if my program will allow me time to play, study, or travel but I expect that I'll at le...
by 1992 in spaceflight
Sun Apr 14, 2019 2:44 pm
Forum: Collegiate Discussion
Topic: DATE POLL: WUSTL NASAT Mirror
Replies: 4
Views: 4034

Re: DATE POLL: WUSTL NASAT Mirror

If you are interested in attending the WUSTL mirror of NASAT, please make sure to vote on the poll by Wednesday, April 24. I'll be discussing reserving rooms with the WUSTL team at practice that night.
by 1992 in spaceflight
Wed Apr 10, 2019 10:56 pm
Forum: Collegiate Discussion
Topic: DATE POLL: WUSTL NASAT Mirror
Replies: 4
Views: 4034

DATE POLL: WUSTL NASAT Mirror

I'm directing the annual summer NASAT mirror at WUSTL. Since I keep forgetting to post this, I'd like to post the date poll for this summer's mirror. Please select which weekend you would be most likely to attend a mirror. We'll likely do a trash event after the main event, so please let me know if ...
by 1992 in spaceflight
Mon Apr 01, 2019 11:28 am
Forum: Trash
Topic: GOLBEZ -- A Video Games Tournament (Saturday Night @ ICT and HSNCT 2019)
Replies: 73
Views: 20883

Re: GOLBEZ -- A Video Games Tournament (Saturday Night @ ICT and HSNCT 2019)

I don't know if I told you this, Jason, but I'm willing to staff.