When you connect to this website, you send your IP address and sometimes some cookies. You may also give us personal identifying information, such as your name and contact information. All this data is used to securely provide you with the services that you request. We encourage you to review our privacy policy to make sure that you understand how your data is managed, and to contact us if you have any questions. View Privacy Policy

Difference between revisions of "Welcome to NASPAWiki"

From NASPAWiki

You are viewing a condensed mobile version of this NASPA webpage.
Switch to full version.

(2018-11-22 - Changed Streaming Link to Archived Stream)
(2019-08-13 - Switched Live Stream to YouTube from Twitch - no longer active)
 
(32 intermediate revisions by 2 users not shown)
Line 2: Line 2:
 
<div id="jumbotron">
 
<div id="jumbotron">
 
{|
 
{|
| class="left"|<h3>2018 North American SCRABBLE Championship</h3>August 4-8, 2018, Buffalo, NY<br><br>
+
| class="left"|<h3>2019 North American SCRABBLE Championship</h3>July 20-24, 2019, Reno, NV<br><br>
  
Congratulations to 2018 NASC Champion '''Joel Sherman'''!
+
Congratulations to 2019 North American SCRABBLE Champion Alec Sjoholm!
 
<br><br>
 
<br><br>
  
 
<!--
 
<!--
 
[https://scrabble.formstack.com/forms/nasc2018 NASC SURVEY]
 
[https://scrabble.formstack.com/forms/nasc2018 NASC SURVEY]
-->
 
[http://www.scrabbleplayers.org/w/2018_North_American_SCRABBLE_Championship READ MORE]
 
 
[https://bit.ly/nsc18 LIVE COVERAGE]
 
[https://bit.ly/nsc18 LIVE COVERAGE]
 
[https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLhvDB0pE-3pvPJAwmdVmYml56B30vYfHX STREAMING]
 
[https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLhvDB0pE-3pvPJAwmdVmYml56B30vYfHX STREAMING]
 
[http://bit.ly/FBNASPA SOCIAL MEDIA]
 
[http://bit.ly/FBNASPA SOCIAL MEDIA]
 +
-->
  
 +
[https://scrabble.formstack.com/forms/nasc2019 NASC SURVEY][http://event.scrabbleplayers.org/2019/nasc/build/ STANDINGS]
 +
[https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLhvDB0pE-3puxpCIR5cPVIg1Prw327nFX LIVE STREAM]
 +
[https://www.facebook.com/NASPAScrabble/ SOCIAL MEDIA]
 +
[http://www.scrabbleplayers.org/w/2019_North_American_SCRABBLE_Championship READ MORE]
  
|[[File:NASC_2018_Sherman.jpg|620px|link=2018_North_American_SCRABBLE_Championship]]
+
|[[File:sjoholm-wins-NASC2019.jpg|620px|link=2019_North_American_SCRABBLE_Championship]]
 
<!--
 
<!--
 +
|[[File:Silver Legacy.jpg|620px|link=2019_North_American_SCRABBLE_Championship]]
 
| class="left"|<h3>2016 North American School SCRABBLE Championship</h3>April 9–10, Gillette Stadium, Foxborough, MA.<br><br>
 
| class="left"|<h3>2016 North American School SCRABBLE Championship</h3>April 9–10, Gillette Stadium, Foxborough, MA.<br><br>
 
Congratulations to champions Jem Burch, Cooper Komatsu, and coach Cornelia Guest!<br><br>
 
Congratulations to champions Jem Burch, Cooper Komatsu, and coach Cornelia Guest!<br><br>
Line 32: Line 36:
 
-->
 
-->
 
<div class="topic">
 
<div class="topic">
[[File:NASPA_News.jpg|176px|link=https://www.scrabbleplayers.org/w/IContact]]
+
[[File:Survey.jpeg|176px|link=https://scrabble.formstack.com/forms/nasc2019]]
 +
<h3>NASC 2019 Survey</h3>
 +
[https://scrabble.formstack.com/forms/nasc2019 Share your opinions about this and future NASC Tourneys - open to all NASPA members, not just NASC competitors]
 +
</div>
 +
 
 +
<div class="topic">
 +
[[File:NASPA_News.jpg|176px|link=IContact]]
 
<h3>NASPA News</h3>
 
<h3>NASPA News</h3>
[https://www.scrabbleplayers.org/w/IContact NASPA sends out a weekly newsletter with the latest info on tournament and club play.]
+
[[IContact | NASPA sends out a weekly newsletter with the latest info on tournament and club play.]]
 +
 
 +
 
 
</div>
 
</div>
 +
<div class="topic">
 +
[[File:Alchemist_Cup_Team_USA_2018.jpg|176px|link=2020 Alchemist Cup Qualification System]]
 +
<h3>2020 Alchemist Cup</h3>
 +
[[2020 Alchemist Cup Qualification System |The 2020 Alchemist Cup will be held December 2-6, 2020, at the Genting Highland Resort in Malaysia. Find out how to qualify for Team USA or Canada.]]
 +
 +
  
 +
 +
</div>
 +
<div class="topic">
 +
[[File:TWL18.jpeg|176px|link=NWL2018]]
 +
<h3>OTCWL2018</h3>
 +
[[NWL2018 | The NASPA Word List (2018 Edition) - NWL2018 - went into effect on March 1, 2019.]]
 +
</div>
 +
<div class="topic">
 +
[[File:NASPA-Zyzzyva.png|176px|link=Zyzzyva]]
 +
<h3>NASPA Zyzzyva 3.2.1</h3>
 +
[http://www.scrabbleplayers.org/w/Zyzzyva NASPA Zyzzyva 3.2.1 is now available for Windows, macOS, and Linux.]
 +
</div>
 
<div class="topic">
 
<div class="topic">
 
[[File:Trophy-award-icon.jpg|176px|link=Player Titles]]
 
[[File:Trophy-award-icon.jpg|176px|link=Player Titles]]
Line 42: Line 72:
 
[[Player Titles | NASPA awards the titles SCRABBLE Expert, SCRABBLE Master, and SCRABBLE Grandmaster to recognize player excellence.]]
 
[[Player Titles | NASPA awards the titles SCRABBLE Expert, SCRABBLE Master, and SCRABBLE Grandmaster to recognize player excellence.]]
 
</div>
 
</div>
 
 
<div class="topic">
 
<div class="topic">
[[File:NASPA-Zyzzyva.png|176px|link=Zyzzyva]]
+
[[File:Saam logo-tealribbon.jpg|176px|link=Community Advocate]]
<h3>NASPA Zyzzyva 3.1.0</h3>
+
<h3>NASPA Community Advocate</h3>
[http://www.scrabbleplayers.org/w/Zyzzyva NASPA Zyzzyva 3.1.0 is now available for OS X, Linux, and Windows.]<br><br><br><br>
+
[[Community Advocate | The Community Advocate looks into cases of sexual harassment within the organization.]]
 
</div>
 
</div>
 
 
<div class="topic">
 
<div class="topic">
 
[[File:Wotd.gif|176px|link=http://scrabbleplayers.org/cgi-bin/wotd.pl]]
 
[[File:Wotd.gif|176px|link=http://scrabbleplayers.org/cgi-bin/wotd.pl]]
Line 54: Line 82:
 
[http://scrabbleplayers.org/cgi-bin/wotd.pl See today's word of the day.]
 
[http://scrabbleplayers.org/cgi-bin/wotd.pl See today's word of the day.]
 
</div>
 
</div>
 
 
<div class="topic">
 
<div class="topic">
 
[[File:Suggestion.png|126px|link=https://drive.google.com/open?id=1CvfjnaoSFnJmT3p9AzEoesV9YyicDqXJSarQzN4cyNk]]
 
[[File:Suggestion.png|126px|link=https://drive.google.com/open?id=1CvfjnaoSFnJmT3p9AzEoesV9YyicDqXJSarQzN4cyNk]]
Line 61: Line 88:
 
</div>
 
</div>
  
 +
 +
 +
<!--
 
<div class="topic">
 
<div class="topic">
[[File:Saam logo-tealribbon.jpg|176px|link=Community Advocate]]
+
[[File:Elections.jpg|176px|link=2019_Advisory_Board_Elections]]
<h3>NASPA Community Advocate</h3>
+
<h3>Advisory Board Elections</h3>
[[Community Advocate | The Community Advocate looks into cases of sexual harassment within the organization.]]
+
[[2019_Advisory_Board_Elections|Results for the 2019 Advisory Board Elections are available.]]
 +
</div>
 +
<div class="topic">
 +
[[File:NASPA-Zyzzyva.png|176px|link=Zyzzyva]]
 +
<h3>NASPA Zyzzyva 3.1.0</h3>
 +
[http://www.scrabbleplayers.org/w/Zyzzyva NASPA Zyzzyva 3.1.0 is now available for OS X, Linux, and Windows.]<br><br><br><br>
 
</div>
 
</div>
  
<!--
 
 
<div class="topic">
 
<div class="topic">
 
[[File:Survey.jpeg|176px|link=https://scrabble.formstack.com/forms/nasc2018]]
 
[[File:Survey.jpeg|176px|link=https://scrabble.formstack.com/forms/nasc2018]]
Line 110: Line 144:
 
[https://www.facebook.com/NASPAScrabble/ Follow the action this weekend in New Orleans at the Crescent City Cup - pix, videos, and more!]</div>
 
[https://www.facebook.com/NASPAScrabble/ Follow the action this weekend in New Orleans at the Crescent City Cup - pix, videos, and more!]</div>
  
<div class="topic">
 
[[File:Trophy-award-icon.jpg|176px|link=Player Titles]]
 
<h3>Player Titles</h3>
 
[[Player Titles | NASPA awards the titles SCRABBLE Expert, SCRABBLE Master, and SCRABBLE Grandmaster to recognize player excellence.]]
 
</div>
 
  
 
<div class="topic">
 
<div class="topic">
Line 135: Line 164:
 
== Top News ==
 
== Top News ==
 
<div class="news">
 
<div class="news">
 +
<h3 class="date">July 24, 2019</h3>
 +
[http://event.scrabbleplayers.org/2019/nasc/build Congratulations to 2019 North American SCRABBLE Champion Alec Sjoholm!]
 +
<h3 class="date">July 22, 2019</h3>
 +
The NASPA [[Executive Committee]] announced a [http://www.icontact-archive.com/archive?c=1384631&f=6038&s=10116&m=277480&t=650b9db00f5228ee57432048f1967e4ef1b454e708354ae751c2b95d07c97caf restructuring of the NASPA management team].
 +
<h3 class="date">July 14, 2019</h3>
 +
NASPA [[Zyzzyva]] Release 3.2.1, which includes [[CSW2019]], is now also available for the Linux platform.
 +
<h3 class="date">June 26, 2019</h3>
 +
NASPA [[Zyzzyva]] Release 3.2.1, which includes [[CSW2019]], is now available for the Windows and macOS platforms.
 +
<h3 class="date">June 6, 2019</h3> Results for the [[2019 Advisory Board Elections]] are available.
 +
<h3 class="date">May 2, 2019</h3>
 +
The NASPA [[Advisory Board]] decided that the [https://www.collinsdictionary.com/scrabble/ Collins Official SCRABBLE Words 2019] will take effect for Collins play at sanctioned clubs and tournaments on July 1, 2019.
 +
<h3 class="date">April 29, 2019</h3>Nominations for the [[2019 Advisory Board Elections]] will be open from May 1 to May 31, 2019.
 +
<h3 class="date">April 18, 2019</h3>
 +
NASPA [[Zyzzyva]] Release 3.2.0, which includes [[NWL2018]], is now also available for the Linux platform.
 +
<h3 class="date">March 3, 2019</h3>
 +
NASPA [[Zyzzyva]] Release 3.2.0, which includes [[NWL2018]], is now available for the Windows and macOS platforms.
 +
 +
 +
 +
 +
 +
<!--
 +
<h3 class="date">January 4, 2019</h3>
 +
The NASPA [[Advisory Board]] voted last night to change the effective date for the [[Official Tournament and Club Word List]] (2018 Edition) - OTCWL2018 - from February 1 to March 1, 2019 for sanctioned tournament play.
 +
<h3 class="date">December 13, 2018</h3>
 +
The NASPA [[Advisory Board]] decided that the [[Official Tournament and Club Word List]] (2018 Edition) - OTCWL2018 -  will take effect at sanctioned clubs and tournaments on February 1, 2019.
 
<h3 class="date">November 5, 2018</h3>
 
<h3 class="date">November 5, 2018</h3>
 
Registration is now open to represent the United States and Canada at the [[2019 WESPA Championship]].  
 
Registration is now open to represent the United States and Canada at the [[2019 WESPA Championship]].  
Line 148: Line 203:
 
<h3 class="date">January 9, 2018</h3>
 
<h3 class="date">January 9, 2018</h3>
 
NASPA goes to [[CES 2018]]! See what happens when [[Will Anderson]] plays a Taiwanese robot.
 
NASPA goes to [[CES 2018]]! See what happens when [[Will Anderson]] plays a Taiwanese robot.
 
 
<!--
 
 
<h3 class="date">December 6, 2017</h3>
 
<h3 class="date">December 6, 2017</h3>
 
On November 28, 2017, the NASPA Advisory Board unanimously approved an update to the [[Code of Conduct]] to include specific descriptions of what constitutes sexual and gender-based harassment.  
 
On November 28, 2017, the NASPA Advisory Board unanimously approved an update to the [[Code of Conduct]] to include specific descriptions of what constitutes sexual and gender-based harassment.  

Latest revision as of 15:01, 13 August 2019

2019 North American SCRABBLE Championship

July 20-24, 2019, Reno, NV

Congratulations to 2019 North American SCRABBLE Champion Alec Sjoholm!


NASC SURVEYSTANDINGS LIVE STREAM SOCIAL MEDIA READ MORE

Sjoholm-wins-NASC2019.jpg



Top News

July 24, 2019

Congratulations to 2019 North American SCRABBLE Champion Alec Sjoholm!

July 22, 2019

The NASPA Executive Committee announced a restructuring of the NASPA management team.

July 14, 2019

NASPA Zyzzyva Release 3.2.1, which includes CSW2019, is now also available for the Linux platform.

June 26, 2019

NASPA Zyzzyva Release 3.2.1, which includes CSW2019, is now available for the Windows and macOS platforms.

June 6, 2019

Results for the 2019 Advisory Board Elections are available.

May 2, 2019

The NASPA Advisory Board decided that the Collins Official SCRABBLE Words 2019 will take effect for Collins play at sanctioned clubs and tournaments on July 1, 2019.

April 29, 2019

Nominations for the 2019 Advisory Board Elections will be open from May 1 to May 31, 2019.

April 18, 2019

NASPA Zyzzyva Release 3.2.0, which includes NWL2018, is now also available for the Linux platform.

March 3, 2019

NASPA Zyzzyva Release 3.2.0, which includes NWL2018, is now available for the Windows and macOS platforms.