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Re: 2018 Princeton University Invitational

Postby whythelongface » February 11th, 2018, 5:29 pm

Also, I'm kind of disappointed that people seemed really bored, were falling asleep during the performance. The Dvorak American is my favorite string quartet, but bit of favoritism aside, the audience really could've been a bit better behaved throughout the performance. But, I expect not many people are fond of Romantic-era music, not before awards. Good touch by Princeton anyway.
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Re: 2018 Princeton University Invitational

Postby knottingpurple » February 11th, 2018, 5:29 pm

Also, I'm kind of disappointed that people seemed really bored, were falling asleep during the performance. The Dvorak American is my favorite string quartet, but bit of favoritism aside, the audience really could've been a bit better behaved throughout the performance. But, I expect not many people are fond of Romantic-era music, not before awards. Good touch by Princeton anyway.
You can't be that mad about the clapping between movements, though, that was an honest mistake.
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Postby EastStroudsburg13 » February 11th, 2018, 5:36 pm

Also, I'm kind of disappointed that people seemed really bored, were falling asleep during the performance. The Dvorak American is my favorite string quartet, but bit of favoritism aside, the audience really could've been a bit better behaved throughout the performance. But, I expect not many people are fond of Romantic-era music, not before awards. Good touch by Princeton anyway.
You can't be that mad about the clapping between movements, though, that was an honest mistake.
Teams were in high school... Most of them should probably know better by now. ;)
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Re: 2018 Princeton University Invitational

Postby CrayolaCrayon » February 11th, 2018, 5:40 pm

It was probably the best invitational I've ever been at in my history of Science Olympiad.
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Re: 2018 Princeton University Invitational

Postby armadillo » February 11th, 2018, 6:36 pm

Any ideas when we'll be getting our tests back?

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Re: 2018 Princeton University Invitational

Postby windu34 » February 11th, 2018, 8:56 pm

Any ideas when we'll be getting our tests back?
Your coach should have picked them up after the awards ceremony.
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Re: 2018 Princeton University Invitational

Postby pikachu4919 » February 11th, 2018, 8:58 pm

Any ideas when we'll be getting our tests back?
Your coach should have picked them up after the awards ceremony.
Ditto - if you're talking about your answer sheets, you should have received those yesterday in the orange envelopes that were handed out after awards. If you're talking about blank electronic copies of the tests and keys, I'm sure they're working on those right now, but I personally have no idea when you'll get those since I'm not behind that.
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Re: 2018 Princeton University Invitational

Postby EastStroudsburg13 » February 11th, 2018, 9:24 pm

Any ideas when we'll be getting our tests back?
Your coach should have picked them up after the awards ceremony.
Ditto - if you're talking about your answer sheets, you should have received those yesterday in the orange envelopes that were handed out after awards. If you're talking about blank electronic copies of the tests and keys, I'm sure they're working on those right now, but I personally have no idea when you'll get those since I'm not behind that.
I'm guessing that if teams left before the end of awards, that test packets will be mailed to teams, or otherwise transmitted.
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Re: 2018 Princeton University Invitational

Postby Kyanite » February 12th, 2018, 8:52 am

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