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2014-15 Tournament dates and Editors announced

2014 ACF Fall will be held on 8 November, 2014. The full announcement is here, and regular updates will be made on the corresponding HSquizbowl thread. 2015 ACF Regionals will be held on 24 January, 2015. The full announcement is … Continue reading

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2014 Carper Award Winner

ACF is pleased to announced that Susan Ferrari has won the 2014 Dr. N. Gordon Carper Lifetime Achievement Award. Susan has edited ACF Nationals in 2011 and 2012. Since ACF’s switch to a centralized paying system, in her role as … Continue reading

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ACF Nationals 2014 Summary

On the 12th and 13th of April, 2014, 34 teams gathered on the Columbia University campus to play ACF Nationals. Virginia (Matt Bollinger, Evan Adams, Tommy Casalaspi, Dennis Loo) won the championship in an impressive 19-0 sweep. The widely-attended matches … Continue reading

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High School Eligibility for Discounts at ACF Tournaments

As of 07/16/13, high school teams playing ACF tournaments are ineligible for the “New to College Quizbowl” and “New to ACF” discounts. In the past, these discounts¬†have enabled established high school teams with institutional budgets to pay the editors and … Continue reading

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ACF Nationals 2013 Summary

On the 27th and 28th of April, 2013, 36 teams gathered on the Columbia University campus to play ACF Nationals. Illinois A (Ike Jose, Billy Busse, Austin Listerud, Aaron Rosenberg) held off Yale (Grace Liu, Matt Jackson, Kevin Koai, Ashvin … Continue reading

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ACF Cheating Policy

ACF has recently codified its policy on cheating: A player who has been shown to have cheated at an ACF event, or has been credibly proven to have cheated at any other organized academic competition, will be banned indefinitely from … Continue reading

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2013 Carper Award Winner

ACF is pleased to announce that Matt Weiner has won the 2013 Dr. N. Gordon Carper Lifetime Achievement Award. Matt has been an editor of ACF since 2005; he edited ACF Fall in 2005 and 2006, ACF Regionals in 2008 … Continue reading

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