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by TulaneKQB
Sun Nov 27, 2011 11:57 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: ANNOUNCEMENT: TERP 2 (Maryland Trash) 1/15/12
Replies: 18
Views: 7118

Re: ANNOUNCEMENT: TERP 2 (Maryland Trash) 1/15/12

Again, if anyone from these areas is interesting in mirroring TERP 2, please get in touch with me at the above address. Thanks! I emailed the address listed above about a week and a half ago and haven't heard back. Tulane would like to host a mirror of this tournament for the Lower South/East Texas...
by TulaneKQB
Sun Nov 27, 2011 11:54 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: ANNOUNCEMENT: TERP 2 (Maryland Trash) 1/15/12
Replies: 18
Views: 7118

Re: ANNOUNCEMENT: TERP 2 (Maryland Trash) 1/15/12

Again, if anyone from these areas is interesting in mirroring TERP 2, please get in touch with me at the above address. Thanks! I emailed the address listed above about a week and a half ago and haven't heard back. Tulane would like to host a mirror of this tournament for the Lower South/East Texas.
by TulaneKQB
Tue Nov 22, 2011 3:05 am
Forum: College area archives
Topic: Bayou-a-Drank at Tulane 11/13
Replies: 13
Views: 3662

Re: Bayou-a-Drank at Tulane 11/13

jmannor2 wrote:Stats?
They're on their way. The person with the stats saved on their computer was having technology issues and just flew home for Thanksgiving today. They should be up soon.
by TulaneKQB
Mon Nov 14, 2011 5:26 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: Short Arrested Development event at MO
Replies: 6
Views: 1348

Re: Short Arrested Development event at MO

If said set is produced, Tulane's team of cartographers and maritime lawyers would give anything to get our hands on it.
by TulaneKQB
Mon Nov 14, 2011 12:41 am
Forum: College area archives
Topic: Bayou-a-Drank at Tulane 11/13
Replies: 13
Views: 3662

Re: Bayou-a-Drank at Tulane 11/13

jmannor2 wrote: p.s. Is a private forum going to be set up for question discussion?
I can do that or you can just email me. Whatever works.
by TulaneKQB
Sun Nov 13, 2011 8:16 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: Bayou-a-Drank at Tulane 11/13
Replies: 13
Views: 3662

Re: Bayou-a-Drank at Tulane 11/13

Tulane C won this event, going 9-0 in ten rounds. Thanks to Auburn, LSU, and the Tulane teams that participated in this event--stats to be posted soon. Auburn--we still owe you guys ten dollars. I forgot about it over the course of the day; we can get either mail or just give it to you the next time...
by TulaneKQB
Sat Nov 12, 2011 8:07 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: Novice/Trash at Tulane (Nov. 12-13)
Replies: 20
Views: 5230

Re: Novice/Trash at Tulane (Nov. 12-13)

Also, it should be noted that Alabama B defeated Alabama A in the ninth round to improve their record to 9-0. I'm not sure why that wasn't inputted.
by TulaneKQB
Sat Nov 12, 2011 8:01 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: Novice/Trash at Tulane (Nov. 12-13)
Replies: 20
Views: 5230

Re: Novice/Trash at Tulane (Nov. 12-13)

There was some unfortunate schedule rearrangement that resulted from a couple of teams having to leave after round 7, but I think everyone still had a good time reading the DB set. Thanks to Chris and everyone else who contributed to the rounds, and congratulations Alabama B on a dominant performanc...
by TulaneKQB
Fri Nov 11, 2011 6:10 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: Bayou-a-Drank at Tulane 11/13
Replies: 13
Views: 3662

Re: Bayou-a-Drank at Tulane 11/13

YES on bounce-backs for bonus sets. I realize that the presence of bounce-backs may be controversial--I've always thought that they're a fun addition to any tournament, that they reward the teams with greater knowledge (but maybe not as great of buzzer speed) on a subject, and they make rounds more...
by TulaneKQB
Tue Nov 08, 2011 1:04 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: Bayou-a-Drank at Tulane 11/13
Replies: 13
Views: 3662

Re: Bayou-a-Drank at Tulane 11/13

It's official: this event will begin at 9AM in the Norman Mayer Building on Tulane's campus. Norman Mayer is #6 on this map: http://tulane.edu/about/visiting/uptown-campus-map.cfm ...or a gray building off of St. Charles. The best place to park will be on Newcomb Place across Freret Street from the ...
by TulaneKQB
Tue Nov 08, 2011 1:03 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: Novice/Trash at Tulane (Nov. 12-13)
Replies: 20
Views: 5230

Re: Novice/Trash at Tulane (Nov. 12-13)

It's official: each of these events will begin at 9AM in the Norman Mayer Building on Tulane's campus. Norman Mayer is #6 on this map: http://tulane.edu/about/visiting/uptown-campus-map.cfm ...or a gray building off of St. Charles. The best place to park will be on Newcomb Place across Freret Street...
by TulaneKQB
Sun Nov 06, 2011 2:22 am
Forum: College area archives
Topic: ACF Fall Texas (11/05/11)
Replies: 2
Views: 992

Re: ACF Fall Texas (11/05/11)

List of villages in West Virginia wrote:A middle school team went to this tournament and averaged almost 18ppb. Wow.

Also, is this the first documented case of a middle school team beating a college team in any quizbowl tournament?
Probably. They did a great job.
by TulaneKQB
Fri Nov 04, 2011 12:13 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: Novice/Trash at Tulane (Nov. 12-13)
Replies: 20
Views: 5230

Re: Novice/Trash at Tulane (Nov. 12-13)

jmannor2 wrote:Please remove Auburn from the list of teams attending this. We are only going to have a team at the trash tournament on Sunday.
Fixed it, thanks.
by TulaneKQB
Fri Nov 04, 2011 1:55 am
Forum: College area archives
Topic: Novice/Trash at Tulane (Nov. 12-13)
Replies: 20
Views: 5230

Re: Novice/Trash at Tulane (Nov. 12-13)

I can't promise that your moderators will be utilized, but yes; a $5 discount will be added. External moderators should probably take priority over house moderators. Well, no. The only sensible way to do this is for good moderators to take precedence over bad moderators. You're absolutely not oblig...
by TulaneKQB
Thu Nov 03, 2011 8:08 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: Novice/Trash at Tulane (Nov. 12-13)
Replies: 20
Views: 5230

Re: Novice/Trash at Tulane (Nov. 12-13)

Serious Games Showcase and Challenge wrote:
fluffy4102 wrote:If Rice brings a team, can we get a moderator discount?
Ditto on the question.
I can't promise that your moderators will be utilized, but yes; a $5 discount will be added.
by TulaneKQB
Wed Oct 19, 2011 2:29 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: Bayou-a-Drank at Tulane 11/13
Replies: 13
Views: 3662

Re: Bayou-a-Drank at Tulane 11/13

A couple of quick announcements about Bayou-a-Drank: There will most likely be a mirror of Bayou-a-Drank at the University of Washington on 12/4. Also, many of the questions used in Bayou-a-Drank will also be used as a mirror in this year's TrashMasters and UTC will be providing some of the question...
by TulaneKQB
Wed Oct 19, 2011 2:22 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: Novice/Trash at Tulane (Nov. 12-13)
Replies: 20
Views: 5230

Re: Novice/Trash at Tulane (Nov. 12-13)

A couple of quick announcements about Bayou-a-Drank: There will most likely be a mirror of Bayou-a-Drank at the University of Washington on 12/4. Also, many of the questions used in Bayou-a-Drank will also be used as a mirror in this year's TrashMasters and UTC will be providing some of the question...
by TulaneKQB
Wed Oct 19, 2011 12:46 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: ACF Fall at Alabama (11/6/11)
Replies: 21
Views: 7247

Re: ACF Fall at Alabama (11/6/11)

TulaneKQB wrote:Tulane is probably interested, potentially with 2-3 teams, one of which would most likely be novice. Ambiguity!
Actually, Tulane can no longer attend this event due to some scheduling conflicts.
by TulaneKQB
Fri Oct 07, 2011 12:07 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: ACF Fall at Alabama (11/6/11)
Replies: 21
Views: 7247

Re: ACF Fall at Alabama (11/6/11)

Tulane is probably interested, potentially with 2-3 teams, one of which would most likely be novice. Ambiguity!
by TulaneKQB
Tue Sep 27, 2011 1:50 am
Forum: College area archives
Topic: MOO Mirror at Georgia Tech (10/1)
Replies: 8
Views: 3079

Re: MOO Mirror at Georgia Tech (10/1)

What time are we starting on Saturday, and, on a similar note, about what time can we expect to be finished?
by TulaneKQB
Mon Sep 26, 2011 12:11 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: Bayou-a-Drank at Tulane 11/13
Replies: 13
Views: 3662

Re: Bayou-a-Drank at Tulane 11/13

jmannor2 wrote:Do the teams have to consist of undergraduates from the same school?

The same school would be preferred, but is not necessary.
by TulaneKQB
Fri Sep 23, 2011 3:57 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: Novice/Trash at Tulane (Nov. 12-13)
Replies: 20
Views: 5230

Re: Novice/Trash at Tulane (Nov. 12-13)

Ah I see. Also, the announcement says that Sunday trash is for undergraduates. Trash tournaments are traditionally open, with virtually no restrictions on teams. Your attendance may also increase by making it an open event. I thought about that, but I figured that since it was going to be immediate...
by TulaneKQB
Fri Sep 23, 2011 12:46 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: Novice/Trash at Tulane (Nov. 12-13)
Replies: 20
Views: 5230

Re: Novice/Trash at Tulane (Nov. 12-13)

A better distribution might be something like 5/5 Movies and TV, 5/5 Sports (1/1 each for baseball, football, basketball, 2/2 your choice), 5/5 Music, 5/5 Miscellaneous (Video games, trash literature, etc). There will probably be 3-4 sports TOs/bonus sets per round. They may not all be explicitly s...
by TulaneKQB
Wed Sep 21, 2011 4:44 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: Novice/Trash at Tulane (Nov. 12-13)
Replies: 20
Views: 5230

Novice/Trash at Tulane (Nov. 12-13)

Tulane University Krewe of Quiz Bowl is pleased to announce a mirror of the Delta Burke Novice Tournament in New Orleans on Saturday November 12th (11/12). Delta Burke is a novice-level tournament written by Valencia College intended for community colleges, underclassmen, and undergraduates with no ...
by TulaneKQB
Wed Sep 21, 2011 4:44 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: Bayou-a-Drank at Tulane 11/13
Replies: 13
Views: 3662

Bayou-a-Drank at Tulane 11/13

Tulane University Krewe of Quiz Bowl is pleased to announce the Bayou-a-Drank Academic Superiority Spectacular! (BADASS!) undergraduate trash tournament in New Orleans on Sunday, November 13th (11/13), consisting mostly of pop culture questions written by Tulane. Packet submissions by participating ...
by TulaneKQB
Sun Aug 07, 2011 2:57 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: Southeastern Quizbowl Newsletter
Replies: 20
Views: 3666

Re: Southeastern Quizbowl Newsletter

Please put Tulane on the list as well:
jmclaren@tulane.edu
by TulaneKQB
Sun Aug 07, 2011 2:56 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: Fall Tournament at UF (Feeler Thread)
Replies: 7
Views: 1605

Re: Fall Tournament at UF (Feeler Thread)

Tulane is interested in the goings-on elsewhere in the Southeast. Please keep us posted.
by TulaneKQB
Wed Mar 23, 2011 3:40 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: ACF Regionals at Tulane University 3/19
Replies: 46
Views: 10328

Re: IO Mirror at Tulane University 3/19

But once again, things went smoothly once the matches actually started. If you address the issues that led to delays between the matches, you'll be fine. I think hosting the tournament directly after Mardi Gras/Spring Break may have been the biggest mistake we made because it didn't quite give us a...
by TulaneKQB
Mon Mar 14, 2011 12:11 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: ACF Regionals at Tulane University 3/19
Replies: 46
Views: 10328

Re: IO Mirror at Tulane University 3/19

mhayes wrote:Also, could we get a field update as well?
Right now it's looking like Case, Bama, UTC, FSU (2 teams), and a Tulane house team.
by TulaneKQB
Sun Mar 13, 2011 9:40 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: ACF Regionals at Tulane University 3/19
Replies: 46
Views: 10328

Re: IO Mirror at Tulane University 3/19

It looks like we're doing Regionals.
by TulaneKQB
Mon Mar 07, 2011 3:13 am
Forum: College area archives
Topic: ACF Regionals at Tulane University 3/19
Replies: 46
Views: 10328

Re: IO Mirror at Tulane University 3/19

Yeah, let me just make sure I come out and say that during the email correspondences I had with Tulane, I warned them ahead of time that this set may or may not be appropriate for the teams that they are attracting and that you should take that into consideration. If the field is more fit playing r...
by TulaneKQB
Sun Mar 06, 2011 12:05 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: ACF Regionals at Tulane University 3/19
Replies: 46
Views: 10328

Re: IO Mirror at Tulane University 3/19

I was originally going to do something like MUT when I was planning this event, but I was under the impression that everyone else wanted the IO set. I'll roll with whatever set the most people want to hear.
by TulaneKQB
Thu Feb 17, 2011 5:13 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: Moon Pie Classic at UT-Chattanooga 4/30/2011
Replies: 62
Views: 21353

Re: Moon Pie Classic at UT-Chattanooga 4/30/2011

Tulane is interested in both Moon Pie and RC Cola--they're a delicious combination.
by TulaneKQB
Thu Feb 10, 2011 3:01 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: ACF Regionals at Tulane University 3/19
Replies: 46
Views: 10328

Re: IO Mirror at Tulane University 3/19

Just to clarify: we have settled on 3/19 and will probably be using IO questions. Contact Ryan McLaren (jmclaren@tulane.edu) or leave a reply if you're interested.
by TulaneKQB
Mon Jan 24, 2011 1:44 am
Forum: College area archives
Topic: Region 12 SCT at Rice University - 2/5/11
Replies: 7
Views: 2093

Re: Region 12 SCT at Rice University - 2/5/11

Tulane is interested in attending.
by TulaneKQB
Fri Dec 03, 2010 8:01 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: ACF Regionals at Tulane University 3/19
Replies: 46
Views: 10328

ACF Regionals at Tulane University 3/19

Tulane University Quiz Bowl is happy to announce plans to host a mirror of the Illinois Open on March 19 (3/19)! Location: Tulane University (New Orleans), Boggs Hall Questions: Illinois Open Mirror Field (will be updated as necessary): open to anyone who can make it to New Orleans. There will proba...