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Matt and I have just set up a restricted-access SCT discussion forum.

Directions:

From your user control panel, select usergroups. Find "sct discussion" on the list, then click the radio button and submit as "join selected."

For obvious reasons, I will only approve people who have played at a completed SCT. Let me know your real name if you think I might not recognize your username thanks to Fred's wikipedia-based anarchy of last week.
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Sorry if I'm being dense, but once we've joined the group, how do we access the forum?
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Once you've joined and been approved by the forum administrator, the SCT discussion forum will show up on the front page of forums for you (underneath the SNOW vs. QUIZBOWL forum). You won't see it until the administrator approves your entry, though, so if you've joined and are not seeing anything yet, that's why.
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Ah. Found it. Thanks.
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Erik in 'The Phantom of the Opera'; Severus Snape in the Harry Potter books; Socrates; Tycho Brahe; The Duke of Wellington; Cyrano de Bergerac"
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Old Man of the Mountain = MicroEStudent = me.
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Humpty Jackson=BGSO=David Garb
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I did not play SCT but am not an active player and will never play this set. I requested to join the group because I am always curious to see discussion of sets in order to improve my own skills as a writer/editor.
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I was a moderator at the Region 11 SCT at Missouri State.
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Ice Warrior = Auroni Gupta
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DakarKra = Jeremy Hixson (I read at Harvard)
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List of ferry operators in Japan = Michael Hausinger, played at McMaster.
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i played at the dreaded UIC.
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Played at Harvard
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gkandlikar=Gautam from MN
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SnookerUSF = Ahmad Ragab
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The Midnight Rider=Eric Douglass

Moderated at the NGCSU site.
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this smiley hasn't been used in a while :cowboy:
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Jon Pinyan. Staffed at Harvard's SCT.
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I was a moderator at the region 8 SCT.
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I staffed in Chicago.
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I played at McMaster.
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Hook a brother up.

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The Atom Strikes!= Henry Gorman, played at Rice.
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maxis7 = Chris Lionel, played for Toronto at the Mcmaster site

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Halakis, formerly Macho Man, Jeff from Illinois
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wd4gdz, Billy Beyer, played for FSU at North GA
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fluffy4102 = Zach Yeung
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I decided not to go to SCT with Cornell, but I did write four Division 2 questions.
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just realized I still don't have access... but I staffed at Harvard and I won't give the answers to anyone else, I promise.
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Staffed @ Region 4's SCT.
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I played at the site at NGCSU.
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Played at the Maryland site.
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Staffed at UMN
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Are we still waiting for the SCT to happen somewhere else? If not, is there a reason why we still need this to be private?
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CCCT is Saturday, and there are a number of high school events later this spring using the DII SCT set as preparation for nationals.

This does mean that DI-only questions are now clear: but you need to either email me, or use the NAQT database, to confirm that the question is DI only before posting anything.
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Where is this database?

(I hadn't realized that high schools played on this set. I didn't remember it being closed to discussion last year.)
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On naqt.com, but restricted to NAQT writers.

(And yes, it's been limited for high school use for the last few years.)
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Cody Pickens, played for chipola at ccct
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nadph = Nikhil Desai, played the DII set at the West Coast Invitational.
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gyre and gimble = stephen liu, played DII at West Coast Invitational
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