The Top 2 Upcoming Events
1.) ACE Quizbowl Camp
June 12-16, 2013 at Redlands Community College in ElReno. What a great opportunity to improve your skills! Visit the ACE Quizbowl web site for more information!
2.) Summer Coaches Conference
July 23-24 One day devoted to new coaches!! A 2nd day devoted to making plans for 2013-2014. This is where it all takes shape. Come be a part of the process.
2013-2014 Dates for the calendar
September 27, 2013 - Academic Bowl enrollment due
October 28 - November 2 1st window for online TOCQ. Limited to those teams who would attend a tournament in the Crescent area.
November 2, 2013 - Fine Arts Tournament for HS and MS
November 4 - November 11- Tulsa Area Online TOCQ
November 5, 2013 - Mid Level District tournaments (This is an item up for vote on the ML survey. If you did not receive your link to the survey - e me!)
November 15 - November 23 - First open enrollment Online TOCQ
November 19, 2013 - UEL District tournaments (ditto on the survey for the UEL)
November 22, 2013 - Mid Level Regional tournaments
December 2 - 11, 2013 - Silo Area Online TOCQ
January 10, 2014 - UEL Regional Tournaments
January 13 - 24, 2014 - Open Online TOCQ
January 25, 2014 - Mid Level Area tournaments
February 1, 2014 - HS and MS Oklahoma Regional Science Bowl
February 3 - 15, 2014 - Guymon Area Online TOCQ
February 11, 2014 - ML Phoenix tournaments
February 15, 2014 - UEL Area tournaments
February 17 - March 1 - Hugo Area Online TOCQ
February 22, 2014 - Challenge of the Champions @ RCC
March 3 - 15, 2014 Last Chance Open Online TOCQ
March 11, 2014 - UEL Phoenix tournaments
March 29, 2014 - Froshmore Championship
April 4 & 5, 2014 - MS Tournament of Champions
May 2 & 3, 2014- HS Tournament of Champions
Direct Link to Enrollment Form
After several weeks of play the rules have been clarified. Updated rules with officials instructions are available, here New Format
KSBITV is producing a high school version of their popular Mind Games show. Schools in the KSBI viewing area are participating. Shows air on Sunday evenings at 6:30. The original college Mind Games airs at 6:00.
2013-14 Humanities and Fine Arts focus period
Art ~ From the later works of Donatello and Fra Angelico through the Ninja turtle artists...
Literature ~ The Guttenberg Bible - Marco Polo's travelogue - Thomas More & Niccolo Machiavelli. Copernicus.
Music ~ lots of church music & hymns. French Chanson. Motets and Italian Madrigal
Dance ~ bassa danze to balletti
Architecture ~ St. Peter's, Capitoline Hill Look for works begun during this period as opposed to those finished. Some construction took over 200 years.
Philosophy ~ Renaissance philosophy spans 1350-1650