Both the online team test, Social Studies, and the Silo Area TOCQ will be open for extended days due to so many schools being out for the past few days. New deadline for both is December 20.
New - Glossary of Academic Bowl Terms
2013-2014 Dates for the calendar
September 27, 2013 - Academic Bowl enrollment due.
November 1, 2013 - Online tournament 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
November 15 - November 23 - First open enrollment Online TOCQ
November 19, 2013 - UEL District tournaments
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 14, 2014 - Mid Level Firebird tournaments
January 20-25 - HSTOCQ
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 4, 2014 - UEL Firebird tournaments
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
February 24-28 - HSTOCQ
March 3 - 15, 2014 Last Chance Open Online TOCQ
March 11, 2014 - UEL Phoenix tournaments
March 29, 2014 - Froshmore Championship
March 31-April 4 - HSTOCQ
April 1-8, 2014 - April (We're No) Fools
April 4 & 5, 2014 - MS Tournament of Champions
April 7-11 - January 20-25 - HSTOCQ
May 2 & 3, 2014- HS Tournament of Champions
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