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by Quantity of Books v. Kansas
Sun May 05, 2019 6:28 pm
Forum: Miscellaneous High School Quizbowl
Topic: NAQT, Outreach, and Social Media
Replies: 26
Views: 6715

Re: NAQT, Outreach, and Social Media

NAQT should have better social media “game”—more reactive tweeting when people tweet about quiz bowl, more emphasis on human-interest stories, more interviews, more things accessible to people not in quizbowl (family members, etc.), rather than an emphasis on statistics. On a typical day, we find 2...
by Quantity of Books v. Kansas
Mon Nov 19, 2018 1:06 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Sagacity XIV (11/17/18) [IS-179]
Replies: 2
Views: 2490

Re: Sagacity XIV (11/17/18) [IS-179]

State College B took first place on Saturday, with Allderdice A in 2nd and State College A in 3rd. Thank you to everyone who came out!

Results:
http://hsquizbowl.org/db/tournaments/51 ... standings/
by Quantity of Books v. Kansas
Sat Jul 28, 2018 8:45 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Sagacity XIV (11/17/18) [IS-179]
Replies: 2
Views: 2490

Sagacity XIV (11/17/18) [IS-179]

Pitt Quiz Bowl is excited to invite you to our 14th annual high school academic quiz bowl tournament, Sagacity. The tournament will be hosted at the University of Pittsburgh in Pittsburgh, PA on Saturday, November 17, 2018 from 9:00 AM to about 5:00 PM. Registration will run from 8:00 AM to 8:30 AM,...
by Quantity of Books v. Kansas
Sun Feb 11, 2018 9:19 pm
Forum: Best of the Best
Topic: How Can We Make Quizbowl More Approachable and Inclusive
Replies: 64
Views: 23926

Re: Quizbowl Microaggressions

Don't laugh when someone negs, unless it's very clear to you that they are also laughing and poking fun at themselves. At my first ever tournament, players on the opposing team laughed at one of my negs and it was extremely discouraging. This goes for moderators too: I can very vividly recall a mode...
by Quantity of Books v. Kansas
Sat Dec 03, 2016 9:39 pm
Forum: Miscellaneous High School Quizbowl
Topic: Coach issues
Replies: 12
Views: 5361

Re: Coach issues

Although we have transitioned to using pyramidal questions in practice, our school’s main focus remains in our local non-pyramidal league. We are extremely fortunate to have a strong, local pyramidal circuit, a financial situation that allows for us to pay for tournament fees ourselves, and supporti...