Topeka West Invitational Forensics

2019 — Topeka, KS/US
Subject Topeka West Forensics Invitational - Email #2
Sender Matthew Baer
Recipients All Registrants of Topeka West Invitational Forensics
Sent Tuesday 19 February 2019 at 12:39 PM
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Thanks so much for getting those names in! For the most part, if your entry has a name, they are in. For now, we are going to try to stick to the numbers we have, so I'll be adding as folks are dropping.


Friday Update:

1. As of noon today, we have 7 in LD and 4 in PF. I'm not ready to call it for PF just yet, but that seems like it could happen.


2. We look like we will have a healthy congress field - Please send me your nominations for PO - so far I have one from Manhattan. As the numbers stand, we are looking at 2 sessions for each division, but a few drops could change that.


3. Obviously if I have 4 sections of congress, I'm going to need 4 parliamentarians - if you want to volunteer yourself/your assistant, awesome. If you want to see if you get volunteered, that is also a-ok.



4. NSDA internet access rules - This question was brought up, and I had not considered it in my invite. By default, the answer is NO INTERNET.

...But if there is a demand for internet, I really don't care. My only concern is with regards to equal access - I'm not sure that students wouldn't be asked to log in to their 501 account after connecting to the WiFi.

But Dustin Rimmey might know something I don't? If I'm wrong, and if you all want the pilot rule, I'll let democracy decide. Tell me if you care.


Saturday Update:

1. We are still short judges for rounds 1 and 3. Thanks for those who have offered up judges. I can send you a google form for them to enter, or you should be able to enter them through Tabroom. You or an assistant can probably plan on judging one of those two rounds.

I have 17 kids on my squad (I think my counselors hate me), and the struggle is real. If you think you might know anybody I haven't talked to, I'm happy to send you our form to sign them up!


2. Results are cumulative. 


3. I'll send out IMP/IX/DX categories a little later today.


4. The field is published for each event, so if you want to know who is in or how deep it is, check it out!


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