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by cwasims
Fri Aug 17, 2018 3:56 pm
Forum: Collegiate Announcements & Results
Topic: ACF Nationals 2019 - 4/13-14/2019 - University of Pennsylvania
Replies: 53
Views: 18196

Re: ACF Nationals 2019 - 4/27-28/2019

I'll also note that the revised later date will make it much easier for Canadians to attend given that it is pretty much after our April exam season finishes. The earlier date in past years has been a barrier for several people who've wanted to attend Nationals.
by cwasims
Sat Jun 09, 2018 3:55 pm
Forum: Collegiate Announcements & Results
Topic: NASAT Online Mirror
Replies: 27
Views: 5273

Re: NASAT Online Mirror

I would be interested in an August mirror as well. I can only do weekends.
by cwasims
Wed May 02, 2018 5:43 pm
Forum: Collegiate Discussion
Topic: Canadian Player Poll 2018
Replies: 27
Views: 8592

Re: Canadian Player Poll 2018

I’m generally basing this ranking on Nationals/Nationals-minus difficulty. Let me know if you think I've made some grievous error--I spent a decent amount of time looking over various stats from the year, and relied quite a bit on the ACF Regs advanced stats. I know I'm ranking myself higher than th...
by cwasims
Mon Mar 05, 2018 1:31 am
Forum: Collegiate Discussion
Topic: CMST: General Discussion
Replies: 30
Views: 3993

Re: CMST: General Discussion

Overall I very much enjoyed this tournament--thanks to the editors and writers. I particularly enjoyed the thought questions, and very much appreciated the prominence given to modern theorists, although I will note that at times the tossups could seem a bit too much like lists of academics and their...
by cwasims
Mon Oct 23, 2017 1:58 pm
Forum: Collegiate Discussion
Topic: PB 2017: Specific Questions Discussion
Replies: 43
Views: 4222

Re: PB 2017: Specific Questions Discussion

I thought there was a lot of good writing in this set in my categories (history and classical music, mostly). I particularly enjoyed the tossup on the Seljuks and the bonus on Nazi-era conductors. That being said, there were several questions that I think had some issues. The hieroglyphics/Egyptian ...