[eDebate] NDT scouting info deadline reminder: Saturday, March 17
Thu Mar 15 20:37:16 CDT 2007
Reminder: The deadline for pre-tournament information is Saturday, March 17th.
lacyjp at wfu.edu
At 02:00 AM 3/8/2007, Jean-Paul Lacy wrote:
>What do we want & when do we need it?
> [Well, we need all the information you're willing to share as soon
>as you can get it to us. Anything to make scouting the tournament easier
>will be appreciated by many.]
>As far as self-disclosure goes:
>**Deadline: Saturday, March 17th.
>I know, it sounds early. But, the 17th is really only four days before CEDA
>Nats. There is barely any time between the end of CEDA & the start of the
>NDT. The idea is to get as much pre-tournament disclosure as soon as
>possible, before everyone scrambles to get ready for CEDA Nats & the NDT.
>The most recent plan text(s) you've read.
>Complete 1ac outline(s) with full cites [Author, Source, Date, URL, page
>#s, First & Last phrases.]
>2ac answers to common negative positions (including off case args & major
>If your 1ac is not 'traditional', describe your affirmative in as much
>detail as necessary to provide the opposition the equivalent of the above.
>[Plus full cites for anything that can be cited -- like music or movie clips.]
>Basic rule: Disclose the quantity & quality of information you'd want from
>a team when you are affirmative.
>Include at minimum the generic strategies you've deployed thus far, with a
>complete outline & full citations as described above.
>I don't think anyone expects you to disclose new arguments before you read
>them. Keeping 'caselist-able' electronic versions of new arguments is a
>great way to help the scouts keep up.
>Blank pages are gradually filling with information at
>So, send your info (or better, join the wiki & post it) to the person
>responsible for your district (see below) as soon as possible!
>lacyjp at wfu.edu
>At 12:06 PM 3/6/2007, Ross K. Smith wrote:
> >The Wake Coaching staff offered to be this year's NDT pre-tournament
> >"Scouting Director" to complement and coordinate with Becky Opsata who
> >will be the Director at the tournament.
> >As you may recall from the excellent efforts of Stefan Bauschard last
> >year, our job is to collect and organize aff and neg info on each of the
> >attending schools/teams.
> >Much like with the Wake caselist preceding our tournament, the effort
> >involves some self-disclosure combined with what we dig up and what you
> >send us about your opponents' arguments.
> >All will be posted on the wiki at http://opencaselist.wikispaces.com/
> >J.P. Lacy will have further information, requests, and/or instructions.
> >Meanwhile, we have divided the responsibility for list creation and
> >maintenance among our coaches as follows, so go ahead and send them
> >useful info:
> >D1: Joe Packer <packjc5 at wfu.edu>
> >D2 and D4: Casey Harrigan <harrcd6 at wfu.edu>
> >D3: Brad Hall <hallbc2 at WFU.EDU>
> >D5: Sarah Spring <sprise5 at wfu.edu>
> >D6: Ross Smith <smithr at wfu.edu>
> >D7: Paul Johnson <johnpe5 at wfu.edu>
> >D8 and D9: Brian DeLong <delobl6 at wfu.edu>
> >Ross K. Smith
> >Debate Coach
> >Wake Forest University
> >336-758-5268 (o)
> >336-251-2076 (cell)
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