Pittsburgh District NSDA Congress Qualifier
Location: Our Lady of the Sacred Heart H.S., Coraopolis
Saturday, March 25, 2017
Onsite Registration Time: 7:30 – 8:00
How to Register:
Online Registration closes March 18 at 5:00 PM
EXTENDED TO MARCH 23 5:00 PM
Please mail this form to
1617 Rte 228
Cranberry Township PA 16066
And register here at Joy Of Tournaments.
NOTE: Once you have registered on Joy of Tournaments, you may download and print a pre-populated registration form (formerly known as the "green sheet" directly from the [Entries] page of this website. You may use this form to obtain the signatures.
NO UNOFFICIAL REGISTRATION GOES ON JOY OF TOURNAMENTS!!! You should email those names directly to Beth Young at email@example.com
CURRENTLY THERE ARE ONLY THREE ENTRIES (ONE SCHOOL) FOR THE UNOFFICIAL CONGRESS -- IT WILL NOT TAKE PLACE.
You may sit two in the Senate. Seats in the House are by apportionment. Please try to fill your slots. The number seated students who speak in the house determines the number that can go to nationals.
The Pittsburgh District can send two students to the National Tournament in the
Senate AS LONG AS WE HAVE 8 SCHOOLS REGISTER FOR THE SENATE.
The number of Representatives sent to the National Tournament is dependent upon the number of seated students who speak in the Official Houses. Please participate and try to fill your quota. The apportionment is as follows:
16 to 29 – Sends 1
30 to 60 – Sends 2
61 to 90 – Sends 3
91 + - Sends 4
PLEASE COMPLETE REGISTRATION BY 8:00 AM
8:30 – 11:45 Prelims in official house / Session 1 for Senate and unofficial
(WE MUST BE IN SESSION THREE HOURS IN THE OFFICIAL HOUSE)
12:00 - 12:15 voting in official house
12:15 - 1:00 lunch
1:00 – 1:30 Posting for official house voting
1:30 - Super Session for house announced
1:45 - 4:45 Debate - WE MUST BE IN SESSION THREE HOURS
4:45 - 5:00 Break
5:00 - 5:15 Voting in all houses.
As soon as possible after voting -
Announcement of National Qualifiers and Alternates
PLEASE REMEMBER THAT THE DISTRICT WILL NOT BE USING STUDENT VOTING IN THE OFFICIAL HOUSES! All of the schools that responded to the email with questions about this procedure told the district committee to drop the student vote.
LET’S PULL TOGETHER TO ATTEND FINAL CONGRESS
and SEND FOUR REPRESENTATIVES TO NATIONALS THIS YEAR.