Where Will You Be Going to College Next Year? 2011-12

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Re: Where Will You Be Going to College Next Year? 2011-12

Post by Golran » Wed Apr 11, 2012 1:51 am

I will be at Duke, and plan to have some involvement with quizbowl there.
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Re: Where Will You Be Going to College Next Year? 2011-12

Post by azngod1992 » Wed Apr 11, 2012 3:36 pm

Golran wrote:I will be at Duke, and plan to have some involvement with quizbowl there.
Oh god yes :grin:
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Re: Where Will You Be Going to College Next Year? 2011-12

Post by bradleykirksey » Wed Apr 11, 2012 7:25 pm

nadph wrote:
bradleykirksey wrote:Might be a little off topic, but I'll base any one of you a cookie every day if you play quiz bowl at UCF. And I bake some good cookies, too.
What's in these cookies?
Chocolate chips, oatmeal, the antidote... Basically the usual.
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Re: Where Will You Be Going to College Next Year? 2011-12

Post by lchen » Mon Apr 23, 2012 11:19 pm

I'm going to MIT and will play quiz bowl there.
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Re: Where Will You Be Going to College Next Year? 2011-12

Post by Lagotto Romagnolo » Wed Apr 25, 2012 7:32 pm

Going to grad school at UIUC, plan to play quizbowl.
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Post by Cheynem » Wed Apr 25, 2012 10:18 pm

I will be at Minnesota-Morris and presumably still retain some eligibility for Minnesota-Twin Cities. Will play as much as I can.
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Post by Ethnic history of the Vilnius region » Thu Apr 26, 2012 10:07 am

South Carolina player Jake Spinella is likely transferring to UNC-Chapel Hill this fall. He'd probably like to play quizbowl there. He's a very good philosophy player and has decent knowledge in other areas.
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Re: Where Will You Be Going to College Next Year? 2011-12

Post by The Moviegoer » Thu Apr 26, 2012 11:37 am

I'm going to UCLA. I wouldn't mind playing casually/helping out/acting as the sacrificial vessel through which Charles Meigs returns to this existence
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Post by Mike Bentley » Thu Apr 26, 2012 11:41 am

The Moviegoer wrote:I'm going to UCLA. I wouldn't mind playing casually/helping out/acting as the sacrificial vessel through which Charles Meigs returns to this existence
I heard a rumor that Charles is going try to make an appearance at next year's College National History Bowl tournamnet playing for some university in Turkey.
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Re: Where Will You Be Going to College Next Year? 2011-12

Post by suchacardinal » Sat Apr 28, 2012 3:55 pm

I will be attending the University of Virginia next year and plan to play quiz bowl there.
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Re: Where Will You Be Going to College Next Year? 2011-12

Post by Charles Martel » Sun Apr 29, 2012 12:52 pm

I will be attending MIT next year, and I plan to play quizbowl there.
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Post by nadph » Sun Apr 29, 2012 6:29 pm

I will be attending Stanford next year barring some sort of rescinded admission, and definitely plan to play quizbowl there.
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Post by Cubfan125 » Sun Apr 29, 2012 9:00 pm

I'll be going to Williams college, and I'm playing.
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Post by Down and out in Quintana Roo » Sun Apr 29, 2012 9:07 pm

nadph wrote:I will be attending Stanford next year barring some sort of rescinded admission, and definitely plan to play quizbowl there.
That's awesome Nikhil. Alexa would make a great teammate so i hope she gives it a shot while she's out there. Hopefully we'll run into each other in Atlanta in a few weeks.
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Post by sir negsalot » Sun Apr 29, 2012 10:18 pm

University of Maryland. Does anyone know if they even have any sort of quiz bowl team there?
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Post by Cheynem » Sun Apr 29, 2012 10:52 pm

You should form one.
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Post by Jane Fairfax » Mon Apr 30, 2012 12:14 am

im going to brown and prolly playin qb for at least a while
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Re: Where Will You Be Going to College Next Year? 2011-12

Post by abnormal abdomen » Mon Apr 30, 2012 12:14 am

I will be attending Brown University and, at least for now, I plan on playing quiz bowl.
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Post by sssssssskkkk » Mon Apr 30, 2012 4:06 pm

California Institute of Technology, probably will play a non-zero amount of quizbowl.
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Post by Grace » Mon Apr 30, 2012 11:18 pm

Yale, definitely quizbowling (badly).
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Post by i never see pigeons in wheeling » Tue May 01, 2012 2:44 am

Berkeley teh quizbowls.
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Post by DoubleAW » Wed May 02, 2012 7:01 am

sssssssskkkk wrote:California Institute of Technology, probably will play a non-zero amount of quizbowl.
what he said.
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Post by anderson » Wed May 02, 2012 2:13 pm

I'll be going to MIT and plan on playing quiz bowl.
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Post by pleasewalkforward » Wed May 02, 2012 9:08 pm

Going to Yale next year and playing quizbowl.
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Post by gauss1181 » Mon May 14, 2012 10:28 am

I'll be attending Carnegie Mellon. Most definitely will continue to play quizbowl there :D
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Post by Wendish Crusade » Sat May 19, 2012 9:44 pm

I'll be attending grad school at the University of Central Florida; I haven't decided if I trust Bradley's cookies yet, though.
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Post by ValenciaQBowl » Sun May 20, 2012 3:59 pm

Sam, if you're heading to Orlando this summer, there are open practices at Valencia's West Campus on Wednesdays from 11-3 which will likely draw some of the UCF folks. We'd be happy to have you.
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Post by Wendish Crusade » Tue May 22, 2012 8:59 am

Barring shenanigans, I won't be down there until the start of August; on the other hand, that still potentially leaves a few weeks of academic-summer. I'll likely pester you (or the UCF folks, I suppose) for more info once I'm settled in.
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Post by Cooper98 » Tue May 29, 2012 6:34 pm

UAB MBA School for me. Since they have no team there and I'm too lazy to start one I plan on rejoining AAQT.
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Post by 49-Mile Scenic Drive » Wed May 30, 2012 10:33 am

I reckon I'll stick around at UAH for 1 more year. After that it's looking like graduate school(hopefully Auburn) unless I can get job shadowing experience, but then again who knows?
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Post by SoLegit12 » Wed May 30, 2012 10:08 pm

Changing my status to definitely playing quiz bowl next year, barring :bees: or something. Still @ UNC with the one and only Ryan Rosenberg
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Post by Francis the Talking France » Thu May 31, 2012 8:45 pm

Seems like good things are going to happen at UNC next year. I kind of regret not even applying to be honest, but I wanted to leave my backyard. Guess I'll try to put Colorado on the quiz bowl map.
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Post by nadph » Mon Jun 04, 2012 2:59 am

A question that is relevant to this thread: does NAQT still collect information for the Entering Freshman Contact List? I remember it used to reside at http://www.fraughtmachine.com/efcontact/, but it seems to have been taken down.
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Post by AKKOLADE » Mon Jun 04, 2012 6:34 am

It was up just a week or so ago; hopefully it comes back, but if not, Google cache & the Wayback Machine can be helpful.
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Re: Where Will You Be Going to College Next Year? 2011-12

Post by itsthatoneguy » Mon Jun 04, 2012 10:55 am

nadph wrote:A question that is relevant to this thread: does NAQT still collect information for the Entering Freshman Contact List? I remember it used to reside at http://www.fraughtmachine.com/efcontact/, but it seems to have been taken down.
Usually in mid-August NAQT sends us an email with freshman who might be interested in playing quiz bowl.
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Post by Important Bird Area » Mon Jun 04, 2012 12:25 pm

Yes, we do collect this information; I'll post a link when this year's results are done.
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Post by nadph » Wed Jun 13, 2012 10:52 pm

Mike Bentley wrote:Anyone know of anyone going to school in the Pacific Northwest next year?
On the Quiz Bowl Facebook group, there are a few kids going to Reed College next year who have expressed interest in starting up a team. https://www.facebook.com/groups/hsquizb ... 142378508/
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