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Late Academic Bowl registrations will be accepted until the first tournament for the group you will be playing in is scheduled. That will most likely be October 8th. If you are planning to enter and have not yet done so, it's time! After the first tournament is scheduled, your acceptance into a group will depend on the availability for space.

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Dates for 2014-2015

September 26 - Academic Bowl Registration/Enrollment Due

September 27 - Fine Arts Tournament for HS and MS

November 6 - November 13 - November Open Online TOCQ

November 11 or 13, 2014 - Mid Level District tournaments

November 14 - November 22 - First open enrollment Online TOCQ

November 18 or December 2 - UEL District tournaments

December 9 and/or 11- Mid Level Regional tournaments

December 1 - 13 - December Open Online TOCQ

January 13 and/or 15 - UEL Regional Tournaments

January 12 - 24 - 3 separate events - Crescent Area Central Oklahoma, Tulsa Area Northeastern Oklahoma Online TOCQ and January Open Online TOCQ

January 12 or 16 - Mid Level Firebird tournaments

January 24, 2015 - Mid Level Area tournaments

January 31, 2015 - HS Oklahoma Regional Science Bowl

February 2 - 14 - Guymon Area Northwest Oklahoma Online TOCQ AND Silo Area South Central Oklahoma Online TOCQ

February 14 - MS Oklahoma Regional Science Bowl

February 10 - UEL Firebird tournaments

February 16 - February 28 - Hugo Area Southeastern Oklahoma Online TOCQ

February 21 - Challenge of the Champions (ML Championship)

February 24 - ML Phoenix tournaments

February 28 - UEL Area Tournaments

March 1 - April 24- HSTOCQ

March 10 - UEL Phoenix tournaments

March 23 - April 2 - Last Chance Online TOCQ

March 28 - Froshmore Championship

April 11 - Tournament of Champions

May 2 - High School Tournament of Champions

June 13-16 - National Tournament of Academic Excellence

July 27 - OAAC Summer Coaches Conference

Just announced!! NAQT MS Nationals will be in Dallas in 2015! The C of C champions qualify. You can host a qualifying tournament, too. Let's work on qualifying as many Oklahoma teams as possible!

 

2014-15 Humanities and Fine Arts focus period

Romanticism, Romantic Period, Romantic Era

1790-1880

In Music 1815-1910

Including, but not limited to:

Art ~ William Blake, John Constable, Jacques Louis David, Eugene Delacroix, Casper Friedrich, Thomas Gansborough, Theodore Gericault, Francisco Goya, J.M.W. Turner

Literature ~ Jane Austen, William Blake, Lord Byron, Samuel Taylor Coleridge, Alexander Dumas, Ralph Waldo Emerson, Nathaniel Hawthorne, Victor Hugo, Washington Irving, John Keats, Herman Melville, Edgar Allen Poe

Music ~ Adolphe Adam, Ludwig van Beethoven, Hector Berlioz, Frederic Chopin, Franz Liszt, Felix Mendelssohn, Jacques Offenbach, Niccolo Paganini, Gioachino Rossini, Franz Schubert, Johann Strauss I, Johann Strauss II, Giuseppe Verdi, Richard Wagner,

Dance (during Romantic Era)~ Carlotta Grisi, Arthur Saint-Leon, Jules Perrot, Marie Taglioni, ballet of Swan Lake, Sleeping Beauty and The Nutcracker, the Ghost Dance,

Architecture ~ Includes Gothic Revival, Neoclassicism and the very beginning of Art Nouveau. Architects working in this time period include Sir Charles Barry, Benjamin Latrobe, James Renwick, Jr.

Philosophy ~ George Wilhelm Friedrich Hegel, Immanuel Kant, Karl Marx, Jean-Jacques Rousseau, William Wordsworth

Results from 2013-14

High School Tournament of Champions Top 10 Results, MS Tournament of Champions Results, Online Team Tournament Results, AWNF Results, 4th grade Academic Bowl 5th grade Academic Bowl Upper Elementary Academic Bowl Mid Level Academic Bowl Challenge of the Champions Froshmore Academic Bowl Fine Arts & Literature Tournament Results Team Oklahoma & the National Tournament of Academic Excellence, Summer Coaches Conference

 

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