3. International Level 2+ Conference Europe 2020 second try online&meetup Berlin 7.-8. November

Hello judges! Good news everyone! The 3. International Level 2+ Conference Europe 2020 goes online! On the 7th and 8th of November the event will be held online from around 11:00 CEST (9:00 GMT) and Sunday starting 10:00 CEST (8:00 GMT) with the option to go to the meet up in Berlin. But there will be only be foils for the online part and ALL seminars and workshops will be streamed online. There will be several tracks offered over the day and evening and as well on Sunday. You do not need

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2020 Magic Judge Online Seminar Series Week 4 schedule

Hello Judges! We are very happy to present you the seminar schedule for the fourth week! You can find the Google form for applying for these seminars here. Please do so until the 23th of May at 18:00 UTC to be able to attend one or more of the seminars for next week, Monday 25. May to Sunday 31. May 2020. We want, again, to thank all moderator and presenter that helped and are helping to make this month possible. We also want to thank the MJOSS sponsors: Judge Academy, ChannelFireBall, CFB

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2020 Magic Judge Online Seminar Series Week 3 schedule and applications week 4

Hello Judges! We are very happy to present you the seminar schedule for the third week! You can find the Google form for applying for these seminars here. Please do so until the 16th of May at 18:00 UTC to be able to attend one or more of the seminars for next week, Monday 18. May to Sunday 24. May 2020. If you miss the deadline or found interest in a topic afterwards you can try to post in the #last-minute channel on the Discord server and ask the current admins if there is still space, no

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2020 Magic Judge Online Seminar Series Week 2 schedule and applications week 3

Hello Judges! We are very happy to present you the seminar schedule for the second week! You can find the Google form for applying for these seminars here. Please do so until the 9th of May at 18:00 UTC to be able to attend one or more of the seminars for next week, Monday 11. May to Sunday 17. May 2020. If you miss the deadline or found interest in a topic afterwards you can try to post in the #last-minute channel on the Discord server and ask the current admins if there is still space, no

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2020 Magic Judge Online Seminar Series Week 1 schedule and applications week 2

Hello Judges! We are very happy to present you the seminar schedule for the first week! You can find the Google form for applying for these seminars here. Please do so until the 2nd of May at midnight (oo:oo UTC) to be able to attend one or more of the seminars for next week, Monday 4. May to Sunday 10. May 2020. Please, beware of the time zones and the date change that you maybe have! You are also able to see a schedule including the admins for week 1 one here. All of this would

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2020 Magic Judge Online Seminars

Announcing the 2020 Magic Judge Online Seminar Series We are proud to announce 4 weeks filled to the brim with amazing seminars, coming to a computer screen near you, sponsored by Judge Academy, CFB Events and tournamentcenter.eu. You heard that right - if we can’t meet each other for real life conferences, we’ll just bring the seminars right to your living room! These seminars will be run at various time slots to ensure we have worldwide availability. Wherever you live (well, almost),

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Conflict Management 101

Author Ivan Petkovic from Hamburg, Germany Conflict Management 101 Conflict is a tricky word and varies a lot from culture to culture. In some cultures “pursuing conflict” is a sign of engagement with others and in other cultures, conflict is avoided at all costs. Again, in some cultures, conflict can mean anything as small as a disagreement and in other cultures, it is only used for heavily escalated situations. Whatever it is, a conflict will sooner or later be present in our lives

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Add Green to Your Judging Collective Voyages

Author Stephan Classen from Seattle, United States of America Many people in the Magic community are sustainably-conscious, especially Magic Judges. We as travelers planeswalkers and citizens on the earth plane should be concerned about our impact on the world and what that can come back to affect us all. We have impact on our world by judging through travel, waste production, and consuming everyday items, especially for larger events. This second article aims to give judges (and players)

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Welcoming to the fold

Author Jackson Moore from South Africa, living in France Hello everyone! Today, we are going to talk about welcoming new judges “to the fold.” In case you aren’t aware of the project, there is a project called “Welcome to the Fold” that points out new judges during staff parties after GPs, gives them a promo and makes sure everyone knows who they are. This is a great thing. Given that GP teams are crawling with veterans whom most veterans know, it is important to point out who

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Add Green to your Judging

Author Stephan Classen from Seattle, United States of America As a traveling judge, and a person concerned about our environment, one of the things I’m always looking at for tournaments and travel is environmental impact. While I love Magic, it saddens me that the hobby that we all love is so damaging and events are so wasteful. This first guiding article is to give judges some ideas as to what can be done to add more Green to your events and personal impact, as well as some ideas to talk

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