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.

(Current Topics: 2019-04-29 - Big buttons)
m (Top News: 2021-05-20 - Added period)
 
(159 intermediate revisions by 2 users not shown)
Line 2: Line 2:
 
<div id="jumbotron">
 
<div id="jumbotron">
 
{|
 
{|
| class="left"|<h3>2019 North American SCRABBLE Championship</h3>July 20-24, 2019, Reno, NV<br><br>
+
| class="left"|<h3>NASPA Tournament of Champions</h3>August 24-30, 2020, <br><br>
 +
Congratulations to Austin Shin, winner of the '''NASPA Tournament of Champions presented by Scrabble&reg; GO'''.
 +
<br>
 +
<br>
 +
[https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCH44AjFtBIqRRLv-Yr6jRBg WATCH]
 +
[http://www.scrabbleplayers.org/w/NASPA_Tournament_of_Champions READ MORE]
  
Registration is now open for the 2019 North American SCRABBLE Championship (NASC)!
 
<br><br>
 
  
 
<!--
 
<!--
[https://scrabble.formstack.com/forms/nasc2018 NASC SURVEY]
+
[https://scrabble.formstack.com/forms/naspa_toc REGISTER]
[https://bit.ly/nsc18 LIVE COVERAGE]
+
[http://scrabbleplayers.org/cgi-bin/nasc-cancel.pl CANCEL]
[https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLhvDB0pE-3pvPJAwmdVmYml56B30vYfHX STREAMING]
+
[https://www.scrabbleplayers.org/w/NASPA_Tournament_of_Champions READ MORE]
[http://bit.ly/FBNASPA SOCIAL MEDIA]
+
[http://www.scrabbleplayers.org/cgi-bin/reglist.pl?event=NSC2020 PLAYERS NEEDING TO CANCEL]
-->
 
[http://www.scrabbleplayers.org/w/2019_North_American_SCRABBLE_Championship READ MORE]
 
 
[http://www.scrabbleplayers.org/cgi-bin/register.pl REGISTER]
 
[http://www.scrabbleplayers.org/cgi-bin/register.pl REGISTER]
 +
[http://www.scrabbleplayers.org/cgi-bin/reglist.pl?event=NSC2020 SEE WHO'S COMING]
 +
[https://baltimore.org/ VISIT BALTIMORE]
  
  
 +
 +
 +
 +
[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:Austin_Winner.jpg|620px|link=NASPA_Tournament_of_Champions]]
 +
<!--
 +
|[[File:NASPA_Tournament_of_Champions_Logo_2_.jpg|620px|link=NASPA_Tournament_of_Champions]]
 +
|[[File:ScrabbleVisual.jpg|620px|link=2020_North_American_SCRABBLE_Championship]]
 
|[[File:Silver Legacy.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 26: Line 40:
 
|}
 
|}
 
</div>
 
</div>
 +
  
 
<div id="current-topics">
 
<div id="current-topics">
Line 33: Line 48:
 
-->
 
-->
 
<div class="topic">
 
<div class="topic">
[[File:Elections.jpg|176px|link=2019_Advisory_Board_Elections]]
+
[[File:COVID_Shot.jpg|176px|link=Vaccinated Play]]
<h3>Advisory Board Elections</h3>
+
<h3>Vaccinated Play</h3>
[[2019_Advisory_Board_Elections|Nominations for the 2019 Advisory Board Elections are open from May 1 through 31, 2019.]]
+
[[Vaccinated Play | As of June 1st, small groups of fully vaccinated players can participate in sanctioned tournaments and club sessions. ]]
 +
 
 +
 
 +
 
 +
</div>
 +
<div class="topic">
 +
[[File:NWL_Books.png|176px|link=https://www.scrabbleplayers.org/cgi-bin/shop.pl]]  
 +
<h3>NWL20 Book</h3>
 +
[https://www.scrabbleplayers.org/cgi-bin/shop.pl The NASPA Word List is available to order from the NASPA Store.]
 +
 
 +
 
 +
 
 +
 
 
</div>
 
</div>
 
<div class="topic">
 
<div class="topic">
[[File:NASPA_News.jpg|176px|link=IContact]]
+
[[File:NASC_Mask.jpg|176px|link=2021_North_American_SCRABBLE_Championship]]
<h3>NASPA News</h3>
+
<h3>2021 NASC</h3>
[[IContact | NASPA sends out a weekly newsletter with the latest info on tournament and club play.]]
+
[[2021_North_American_SCRABBLE_Championship|The 2021 North American SCRABBLE Championship is canceled because of the COVID-19 pandemic.]]
 +
 
 +
 
  
  
 
</div>
 
</div>
 +
 +
 
<div class="topic">
 
<div class="topic">
[[File:NASC2018Buffalo8-150px.png|176px|link=http://event.scrabbleplayers.org/2018/nsc/build/index.html]]
+
[[File:Warning.jpg|176px|link=COVID-19]]
<h3>NASC 2018</h3>
+
<h3>COVID-19</h3>
[http://event.scrabbleplayers.org/2018/nsc/build/index.html Relive the action at last year's NASC in Buffalo!]
+
[[COVID-19 | NASPA Club and tournament activity is under a moratorium because of the COVID-19 pandemic. ]]
 +
 
 +
 
  
 +
</div>
  
 +
<div class="topic">
 +
[[File:Community_Values.jpg|176px|link=Community Values]]
 +
<h3>NASPA Community Values</h3>
  
 +
[[Community Values | NASPA CEO John Chew issues a statement on important community values and discusses the issue of removing slurs from the NASPA Word List.]]
  
 
</div>
 
</div>
 +
 +
 
<div class="topic">
 
<div class="topic">
[[File:TWL18.jpeg|176px|link=NWL2018]]
+
[[File:NASPA_News.jpg|176px|link=COVID-19]]
<h3>OTCWL2018</h3>
+
<h3>NASPA News</h3>
[[NWL2018 | The NASPA Word List (2018 Edition) - NWL2018 - went into effect on March 1, 2019.]]
+
[[IContact | NASPA sends out a weekly newsletter with the latest info on tournament and club play.]]
 +
 
 +
 
 +
 
 +
 
 +
 
 +
 
 
</div>
 
</div>
 +
 +
 
<div class="topic">
 
<div class="topic">
[[File:NASPA-Zyzzyva.png|176px|link=Zyzzyva]]
+
[[File:SCRABBLE Tile.png|176px|link=http://www.icontact-archive.com/archive?c=1384631&f=6038&s=10116&m=288131&t=650b9db00f5228ee57432048f1967e4ef1b454e708354ae751c2b95d07c97caf]]
<h3>NASPA Zyzzyva 3.2.0</h3>
+
<h3>SCRABBLE GO</h3>
[http://www.scrabbleplayers.org/w/Zyzzyva NASPA Zyzzyva 3.2.0 is now available for Windows, Mac OS X, and Linux.]
+
[http://www.icontact-archive.com/archive?c=1384631&f=6038&s=10116&m=288131&t=650b9db00f5228ee57432048f1967e4ef1b454e708354ae751c2b95d07c97caf The NASPA Word List 2018 (NWL2018) is now available in SCRABBLE GO, the new SCRABBLE mobile game.]
 +
 
 +
 
 
</div>
 
</div>
 
<div class="topic">
 
<div class="topic">
[[File:Trophy-award-icon.jpg|176px|link=Player Titles]]
+
[[File:NASPA-Zyzzyva.png|176px|link=Zyzzyva]]
<h3>Player Titles</h3>
+
<h3>NASPA Zyzzyva 3.2.4</h3>
[[Player Titles | NASPA awards the titles SCRABBLE Expert, SCRABBLE Master, and SCRABBLE Grandmaster to recognize player excellence.]]
+
[[NASPA_Zyzzyva:_The_Last_Word_in_Word_Study | NASPA Zyzzyva 3.2.4 is now available for Windows, macOS, and Linux.]]
 +
 
 +
 
 +
 
 
</div>
 
</div>
 
<div class="topic">
 
<div class="topic">
[[File:Saam logo-tealribbon.jpg|176px|link=Community Advocate]]
+
[[File:Apps.jpg|176px|link=Software]]
<h3>NASPA Community Advocate</h3>
+
<h3>NWL Apps</h3>
[[Community Advocate | The Community Advocate looks into cases of sexual harassment within the organization.]]
+
[[Software | Check out the apps and software licensed to include the NASPA Word List.]]
 +
 
 +
 
 +
 
 +
 
 
</div>
 
</div>
 
<div class="topic">
 
<div class="topic">
Line 77: Line 134:
 
<h3>NASPA Word of the Day</h3>
 
<h3>NASPA Word of the Day</h3>
 
[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 class="topic">
 +
[[File:Saam logo-tealribbon.jpg|176px|link=Community Advocate]]
 +
<h3>NASPA Community Advocate</h3>
 +
[[Community Advocate | The Community Advocate looks into cases of harassment within the organization.]]
 +
 +
 
</div>
 
</div>
 
<div class="topic">
 
<div class="topic">
Line 82: Line 150:
 
<h3>NASPA Suggestion Box</h3>
 
<h3>NASPA Suggestion Box</h3>
 
[https://drive.google.com/open?id=1CvfjnaoSFnJmT3p9AzEoesV9YyicDqXJSarQzN4cyNk Send us your suggestions for tournament and club SCRABBLE.]
 
[https://drive.google.com/open?id=1CvfjnaoSFnJmT3p9AzEoesV9YyicDqXJSarQzN4cyNk Send us your suggestions for tournament and club SCRABBLE.]
 +
 +
 +
 +
 +
</div>
 +
<div class="topic">
 +
[[File:Trophy-award-icon.jpg|176px|link=Awards]]
 +
<h3>Awards</h3>
 +
[[Awards | NASPA recognizes player achievements with awards, including Person of the Year and Player Titles. Updated Player Titles!]]
 +
</div>
 +
 +
<div class="topic">
 +
[[File:Teamwork.jpg|176px|link=NASPA Youth SCRABBLE]]
 +
<h3>NASPA Youth SCRABBLE</h3>
 +
[[NASPA Youth SCRABBLE | The NASPA Youth SCRABBLE program promotes and recognizes youth SCRABBLE talent. ]]
 +
 +
 +
</div>
 +
<div class="topic">
 +
[[File:Elections.jpg|176px|link=2021_Advisory_Board_Elections]]
 +
<h3>Advisory Board Elections</h3>
 +
[[2021_Advisory_Board_Elections|Advisory Board elections will not be held this year. Terms of current members will be extended one year.]]
 +
 +
 
</div>
 
</div>
  
Line 88: Line 180:
 
<!--
 
<!--
  
 +
<div class="topic">
 +
[[File:Elections.jpg|176px|link=2020_Advisory_Board_Elections]]
 +
<h3>Advisory Board Elections</h3>
 +
[[2020_Advisory_Board_Elections|Results for the 2020 Advisory Board elections are available.]]
 +
 +
 +
 +
 +
 +
 +
 +
 +
</div>
 +
 +
<div class="topic">
 +
[[File:TWL18.jpeg|176px|link=NWL2018]]
 +
<h3>NWL2018</h3>
 +
[[NWL2018 | The NASPA Word List (2018 Edition) - NWL2018 - went into effect on March 1, 2019.]]
 +
 +
</div>
 +
 +
<div class="topic">
 +
[[File:Can-Am.jpg|176px|link=2020 Can-Am SCRABBLE Challenge]]
 +
<h3>2020 Can-AM</h3>
 +
[[2020 Can-Am SCRABBLE Challenge | The event will be hosted by Canada at a date to be determined. The event has been postponed from early May because of the COVID-19 pandemic.]]
 +
</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:Baltimore_Night.jpg|176px|link=https://baltimore.org]]
 +
<h3>NASC 2020 - Baltimore</h3>
 +
'''Save the date - the 2020 North American SCRABBLE Championship (NASC) will be in Baltimore (MD) from Aug 1 to 5, 2020!''' [https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8krCU_9YrU0 Watch the announcement on NASPA Tonight.]
 +
</div>
 +
 +
<div class="topic">
 +
[[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:Elections.jpg|176px|link=2019_Advisory_Board_Elections]]
 +
<h3>Advisory Board Elections</h3>
 +
[[2019_Advisory_Board_Elections|Results for the 2019 Advisory Board Elections are available.]]
 +
</div>
 
<div class="topic">
 
<div class="topic">
 
[[File:NASPA-Zyzzyva.png|176px|link=Zyzzyva]]
 
[[File:NASPA-Zyzzyva.png|176px|link=Zyzzyva]]
Line 113: Line 254:
 
</div>
 
</div>
  
<div class="topic">
 
[[File:GeocacheLogo.jpg|176px|link=Official_Tournament_and_Club_Word_List]]
 
<h3>Current Word List</h3>
 
[http://www.scrabbleplayers.org/w/Official_Tournament_and_Club_Word_List OTCWL2014 took effect for NASPA club and tournament play on April 10, 2015.]
 
</div>
 
  
 
<div class="topic">
 
<div class="topic">
Line 130: Line 266:
 
<h3>2017 NASC </h3>
 
<h3>2017 NASC </h3>
 
[https://www.facebook.com/NASPAScrabble/ Relive the action in New Orleans - pix, videos, and more!]</div>
 
[https://www.facebook.com/NASPAScrabble/ Relive the action in New Orleans - pix, videos, and more!]</div>
 
<div class="topic">
 
[[File:NOLA.jpg|176px|link=https://www.facebook.com/NASPAScrabble/]]
 
<h3>2017 NASC </h3>
 
[https://www.facebook.com/NASPAScrabble/ Follow the action this weekend in New Orleans at the Crescent City Cup - pix, videos, and more!]</div>
 
  
  
Line 156: Line 287:
 
== Top News ==
 
== Top News ==
 
<div class="news">
 
<div class="news">
 +
 +
<h3 class="date">May 20, 2021</h3> As of June 1st, 2021, small groups of [[Vaccinated Play |fully vaccinated players]] can participate in sanctioned tournaments and club sessions.
 +
<h3 class="date">April 28, 2021</h3> Members voted to postpone [[2021 Advisory Board Elections |Advisory Board elections]] for a year. Terms of current members will be extended for a year.
 +
<h3 class="date">March 18, 2021</h3> The NASPA [[Advisory Board]] has asked members to [http://www.scrabbleplayers.org/cgi-bin/vote.pl vote] on whether [[2021 Advisory Board Elections |elections]] should be held as scheduled or postponed for a year.
 +
<h3 class="date">March 18, 2021</h3> Printed versions of the [[NWL2020 | NASPA Word List 2020]] and [[NSWL2020 | NASPA School Word List 2020]] are now available to order from the [https://www.scrabbleplayers.org/cgi-bin/shop.pl NASPA Store].
 +
<h3 class="date">March 4, 2021</h3> The [[2021_North_American_SCRABBLE_Championship|2021 North American SCRABBLE Championship]] is canceled because of ongoing concerns about the COVID-19 pandemic.
 +
<h3 class="date">November 27, 2020</h3> [[NASPA_Zyzzyva:_The_Last_Word_in_Word_Study | NASPA Zyzzyva 3.2.4]] is now available for Windows, macOS, and Linux. It includes [[NWL2020]] and [[NSWL2020]].
 +
<h3 class="date">October 15, 2020</h3> The NASPA [[Advisory Board]] decided that the NASPA Word List 2020 Edition ([[NWL2020]]) and the NASPA School Word List 2020 Edition ([[NSWL2020]])will take effect at sanctioned clubs and tournaments on January 6, 2021.
 +
<h3 class="date">August 30, 2020</h3> Congratulations to [[Austin Shin]], winner of the [[NASPA Tournament of Champions]] presented by Scrabble® GO.
 +
<h3 class="date">August 6, 2020</h3> The [[NASPA Tournament of Champions]] presented by Scrabble® GO will be held August 24 to 30, 2020, as a virtual online tournament.
 +
<h3 class="date">July 27, 2020</h3> The NASPA [[IDEA Committee]] met for the first time. This committee has been formed to address issues of inclusivity, diversity, equity, and accessibility within our community.
 +
<h3 class="date">July 8, 2020</h3> NASPA CEO [[John Chew]] issues a [[Community Values | statement]] on removing slurs from the [[NASPA Word List]].
 +
 +
 +
 +
 +
 +
 +
 +
 +
<!--
 +
 +
<h3 class="date">July 2, 2020</h3> Results for the [[2020 Advisory Board Elections]] are available.
 +
<h3 class="date">June 25, 2020</h3>
 +
NASPA released updated [[COVID-19 | Coronavirus (COVID-19) guidance for members and directors]].
 +
<h3 class="date">June 20, 2020</h3> NASPA CEO [[John Chew]] issues a [[Community Values | statement]] on important community values and discusses the issue of removing slurs from the [[NASPA Word List]].
 +
<h3 class="date">June 1, 2020</h3> Elections for the [[2020 Advisory Board Elections |Advisory Board]] run from June 1 to June 30.
 +
<h3 class="date">May 28, 2020</h3>The [[2020 North American SCRABBLE Championship]] has been been canceled because of ongoing concerns about the coronavirus pandemic.
 +
<h3 class="date">May 14, 2020</h3>The [[NWL2018 |NASPA Word List 2018 (NWL2018)]] is now available in [https://www.facebook.com/ScrabbleGO SCRABBLE GO], the new SCRABBLE mobile game.
 +
<h3 class="date">April 30, 2020</h3>Nominations for the [[2020 Advisory Board Elections]] will be open from May 1 to May 31, 2020.
 +
<h3 class="date">March 18, 2020</h3>
 +
[http://www.icontact-archive.com/archive?c=1384631&f=6038&s=14937&m=286005&t=42bfeecf990f5ae04e8a9ea793c9a29e79393ee2e6b4b72ecef1a231ef1a0fa9 NASPA has suspended all club and tournament activity because of the COVID-19 pandemic.]
 +
<h3 class="date">March 10, 2020</h3>
 +
NASPA released[[COVID-19 | Coronavirus (COVID-19) information for members and directors]].
 +
<h3 class="date">January 30, 2020</h3>
 +
Registration is now open for the 2020 North American SCRABBLE Championship (NASC)in Baltimore (MD) from Aug 1 to 5, 2020! [http://www.scrabbleplayers.org/cgi-bin/register.pl Register now!]
 +
<h3 class="date">October 1, 2019</h3>
 +
Save the date - the 2020 North American SCRABBLE Championship (NASC) will be in Baltimore (MD) from Aug 1 to 5, 2020! [https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8krCU_9YrU0 Watch the announcement on NASPA Tonight.]
 +
<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 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>
 
<h3 class="date">April 18, 2019</h3>
 
NASPA [[Zyzzyva]] Release 3.2.0, which includes [[NWL2018]], is now also available for the Linux platform.
 
NASPA [[Zyzzyva]] Release 3.2.0, which includes [[NWL2018]], is now also available for the Linux platform.
 
<h3 class="date">March 3, 2019</h3>
 
<h3 class="date">March 3, 2019</h3>
NASPA [[Zyzzyva]] Release 3.2.0, which includes [[NWL2018]], is now available for the Windows and Mac OS X platforms.  
+
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>
 
<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.
 
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.
Line 173: Line 353:
 
<h3 class="date">August 2, 2018</h3>
 
<h3 class="date">August 2, 2018</h3>
 
[[Lila Crotty]], [[Jennifer M Lee | Jennifer Lee]], and [[Ezekiel Markwei]] have been appointed to the NASPA [[Advisory Board]].
 
[[Lila Crotty]], [[Jennifer M Lee | Jennifer Lee]], and [[Ezekiel Markwei]] have been appointed to the NASPA [[Advisory Board]].
 
 
<!--
 
 
<h3 class="date">July 2, 2018</h3> Results for the [[2018 Advisory Board Elections]] are available.
 
<h3 class="date">July 2, 2018</h3> Results for the [[2018 Advisory Board Elections]] are available.
 
<h3 class="date">June 2, 2018</h3> Elections for the [[2018 Advisory Board Elections]] run from June 3 to June 30.
 
<h3 class="date">June 2, 2018</h3> Elections for the [[2018 Advisory Board Elections]] run from June 3 to June 30.

Latest revision as of 14:39, 20 May 2021

NASPA Tournament of Champions

August 24-30, 2020,

Congratulations to Austin Shin, winner of the NASPA Tournament of Champions presented by Scrabble® GO.

WATCH READ MORE


Austin Winner.jpg


Current Topics




Wotd.gif

NASPA Word of the Day

See today's word of the day.






Top News

May 20, 2021

As of June 1st, 2021, small groups of fully vaccinated players can participate in sanctioned tournaments and club sessions.

April 28, 2021

Members voted to postpone Advisory Board elections for a year. Terms of current members will be extended for a year.

March 18, 2021

The NASPA Advisory Board has asked members to vote on whether elections should be held as scheduled or postponed for a year.

March 18, 2021

Printed versions of the NASPA Word List 2020 and NASPA School Word List 2020 are now available to order from the NASPA Store.

March 4, 2021

The 2021 North American SCRABBLE Championship is canceled because of ongoing concerns about the COVID-19 pandemic.

November 27, 2020

NASPA Zyzzyva 3.2.4 is now available for Windows, macOS, and Linux. It includes NWL2020 and NSWL2020.

October 15, 2020

The NASPA Advisory Board decided that the NASPA Word List 2020 Edition (NWL2020) and the NASPA School Word List 2020 Edition (NSWL2020)will take effect at sanctioned clubs and tournaments on January 6, 2021.

August 30, 2020

Congratulations to Austin Shin, winner of the NASPA Tournament of Champions presented by Scrabble® GO.

August 6, 2020

The NASPA Tournament of Champions presented by Scrabble® GO will be held August 24 to 30, 2020, as a virtual online tournament.

July 27, 2020

The NASPA IDEA Committee met for the first time. This committee has been formed to address issues of inclusivity, diversity, equity, and accessibility within our community.

July 8, 2020

NASPA CEO John Chew issues a statement on removing slurs from the NASPA Word List.