Is there a team at Emory?

This forum is for anyone seeking advice on starting a collegiate team, branching out into new types of tournaments, or other "how-to" aspects of collegiate quizbowl.

Is there a team at Emory?

Postby Blau Space » Mon Apr 23, 2012 8:50 pm

I will be attending Emory college in Atlanta next fall. I would love to continue playing academic bowl in college, but I am not sure if there is a team at Emory. If there is not a team, is there anyone I could contact in regards to possibly reforming the team?
Anne Reynolds
Bainbridge High School '12
Emory University '16
User avatar
Blau Space
potter wasted among his clays
 
Posts: 23
Joined: Tue Nov 09, 2010 9:46 pm
Location: Bainbridge, GA

Re: Is there a team at Emory?

Postby Marble-faced Bristle Tyrant » Mon Apr 23, 2012 8:59 pm

A few years ago there was a player who attended one of GT's tournaments solo, but I don't know if she ever actually formed/resurrected a club there. I think her name was Nina Charap.
Farrah Bilimoria
MS biology subject editor, NAQT
Georgia Institute of Technology '07-'10
Central High School '07
User avatar
Marble-faced Bristle Tyrant
iceman of Andean tears
 
Posts: 751
Joined: Fri Feb 08, 2008 11:05 pm
Location: Macon, GA

Re: Is there a team at Emory?

Postby nadph » Tue Apr 24, 2012 2:38 pm

A player named Vamsi Tata was also active in 2010, attending an MUT mirror at NGCSU.
Nikhil Desai
Bellarmine College Prep '12
Stanford '16
nadph
mason high on your treacherous scaffolding
 
Posts: 240
Joined: Mon Jun 08, 2009 4:21 pm

Re: Is there a team at Emory?

Postby Blau Space » Wed Nov 07, 2012 9:35 pm

Little late in coming, but we've managed to put together a club at Emory! We were just approved for a temporary club charter. Now we've just got to work on fundraising and finding buzzers and the such.
Anne Reynolds
Bainbridge High School '12
Emory University '16
User avatar
Blau Space
potter wasted among his clays
 
Posts: 23
Joined: Tue Nov 09, 2010 9:46 pm
Location: Bainbridge, GA

Re: Is there a team at Emory?

Postby Mike Bentley » Wed Nov 07, 2012 9:56 pm

Blau Space wrote:Little late in coming, but we've managed to put together a club at Emory! We were just approved for a temporary club charter. Now we've just got to work on fundraising and finding buzzers and the such.


Is Emily Moore on your team? She went to Lakeside High School in Seattle and was interested in playing on a quizbowl team at Emory. If not, let me know and I can give you her contact info.
Mike Bentley
Treasurer, Partnership for Academic Competition Excellence
Adviser, Quizbowl Team at University of Washington
University of Maryland, Class of 2008
Host of the Quizbowl Cast, a Quizbowl Podcast.
Visit Wastebin, a trash packet archive.
User avatar
Mike Bentley
groom of totemic guanacos
 
Posts: 4554
Joined: Fri Mar 31, 2006 11:03 pm
Location: Bellevue, WA

Re: Is there a team at Emory?

Postby Blau Space » Wed Nov 07, 2012 11:49 pm

Mike Bentley wrote:
Blau Space wrote:Little late in coming, but we've managed to put together a club at Emory! We were just approved for a temporary club charter. Now we've just got to work on fundraising and finding buzzers and the such.


Is Emily Moore on your team? She went to Lakeside High School in Seattle and was interested in playing on a quizbowl team at Emory. If not, let me know and I can give you her contact info.


She is! :) Or, she's expressed interest, at least.
Anne Reynolds
Bainbridge High School '12
Emory University '16
User avatar
Blau Space
potter wasted among his clays
 
Posts: 23
Joined: Tue Nov 09, 2010 9:46 pm
Location: Bainbridge, GA

Re: Is there a team at Emory?

Postby Ethnic history of the Vilnius region » Thu Nov 08, 2012 10:08 am

Blau Space wrote:Little late in coming, but we've managed to put together a club at Emory! We were just approved for a temporary club charter. Now we've just got to work on fundraising and finding buzzers and the such.


This is really good news. If you all are interested in hosting a tournament at some point, I'd be interested in reading or helping with logistics or whatever. Hosting a tournament is probably a good fund-raising bet for you all as Atlanta is a place easily accessible by most teams in the Southeast.
Eric D.
University of South Carolina Alum
User avatar
Ethnic history of the Vilnius region
iceman of Andean tears
 
Posts: 848
Joined: Tue Feb 17, 2004 12:50 am
Location: Columbia, SC

Re: Is there a team at Emory?

Postby Blau Space » Sat Nov 17, 2012 12:01 pm

Ethnic history of the Vilnius region wrote:
Blau Space wrote:Little late in coming, but we've managed to put together a club at Emory! We were just approved for a temporary club charter. Now we've just got to work on fundraising and finding buzzers and the such.


This is really good news. If you all are interested in hosting a tournament at some point, I'd be interested in reading or helping with logistics or whatever. Hosting a tournament is probably a good fund-raising bet for you all as Atlanta is a place easily accessible by most teams in the Southeast.


We're definitely interested in hosting tournaments! We're planning on at least trying to host a high school tournament in the Spring semester, if we can, because there are so many active HS teams in and around the Atlanta area. We'd also love to host a Collegiate tournament, as well.
Anne Reynolds
Bainbridge High School '12
Emory University '16
User avatar
Blau Space
potter wasted among his clays
 
Posts: 23
Joined: Tue Nov 09, 2010 9:46 pm
Location: Bainbridge, GA


Return to New Collegiate Teams

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 1 guest