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by Maxim Trevelyan
Thu Sep 17, 2020 11:12 am
Forum: Harry Potter Talk
Topic: Hogwarts Legacy
Replies: 2
Views: 51

Hogwarts Legacy

After months of rumors and conspiracy theories the reveal trailer for new Harry Potter video game was released! You can watch it on YouTube. What the game is about (no spoilers): Hogwarts Legacy is an immersive, open-world action RPG set in the world first introduced in the Harry Potter books. Now y...
by Maxim Trevelyan
Wed Sep 16, 2020 6:48 pm
Forum: The Great Hall
Topic: HOL Goals 2020/2021
Replies: 23
Views: 540

Re: HOL Goals 2020/2021

I am going easy on myself this year. :lol:
  • Get over 3700 points.
  • Get all Quills (10).
  • Submit something to each House's newspaper (in general, not each issue).
  • Host or co-host at least one HOL-wide activity.
  • Get 25 new awards.
by Maxim Trevelyan
Sun Sep 13, 2020 5:26 pm
Forum: A Beginner's Guide to Villainy
Topic: Announcements
Replies: 1
Views: 36

Re: Announcements

All lessons and assignments are available on the class site. Happy first term of this class!
by Maxim Trevelyan
Sun Sep 13, 2020 5:26 pm
Forum: A Beginner's Guide to Villainy
Topic: Announcements
Replies: 1
Views: 36

Announcements

Any important announcements regarding the class will be posted here!
by Maxim Trevelyan
Sun Sep 13, 2020 5:25 pm
Forum: A Beginner's Guide to Villainy
Topic: Received Assignments
Replies: 0
Views: 18

Received Assignments

I will post the names of the people whose assignments I had received here. If you do not see your name posted after a week of turning the assignment in, contact me over HOL Message. If your name is in italics , it means that I already awarded the points. Lesson One Sirius Fudge Noppoh Elvenstar Sadi...
by Maxim Trevelyan
Wed Sep 09, 2020 4:35 pm
Forum: Challenges
Topic: September - Letter Tiles
Replies: 1
Views: 101

Re: September - Letter Tiles

People who turned in the correct solution:

Prof. Tarma Amelia Black
Prof. Will Lestrange
Mia Fountain
Kendra Givens
Astor Arensin
February Fortescue

Emily Spencer
by Maxim Trevelyan
Mon Sep 07, 2020 2:56 pm
Forum: Quidditch
Topic: Return to Flying - General Information
Replies: 2
Views: 226

Re: Return to Flying - General Information

It took some time for the organizers to catch the rogue Bludgers and the ever-evading snitch, but we made it! Congratulations to each and everyone who participated, hopefully you had some fun while waiting for the summer to end. There are some awards to be handed out! To those people who managed to ...
by Maxim Trevelyan
Tue Sep 01, 2020 1:35 pm
Forum: Creative Outlet
Topic: Let your creative juices flow!
Replies: 20
Views: 4558

Re: Let your creative juices flow!

Hogwarts is going to space! … Kind of. In collaboration with the Wizarding Institute of Astronomy and several muggle space agencies, Hogwarts gives its staff and students a unique option of discovering our very own solar system. First planet we will visit is Jupiter , the fifth planet from the sun ...
by Maxim Trevelyan
Tue Sep 01, 2020 1:35 pm
Forum: Creative Outlet
Topic: Jupiter - Mythology
Replies: 1
Views: 61

Jupiter - Mythology

Jupiter, also known as Jove, is the god of the sky and thunder, as well as the king of the gods in Ancient Roman religion and mythology. His identifying component is the thunderbolt and his animal is the eagle. His sacred tree was the oak. The Romans regarded Jupiter as the equivalent of the Greek Z...
by Maxim Trevelyan
Tue Sep 01, 2020 1:34 pm
Forum: Creative Outlet
Topic: Jupiter - Astronomy
Replies: 2
Views: 87

Jupiter - Astronomy

Jupiter rotates once about every 10 hours (a Jovian day), but takes about 12 Earth years to complete one orbit of the Sun (a Jovian year). Nine Muggle spacecrafts have visited Jupiter so far. Seven flew by and two have orbited the gas giant. Juno, the most recent, arrived at Jupiter in 2016. Experts...
by Maxim Trevelyan
Tue Sep 01, 2020 1:33 pm
Forum: Creative Outlet
Topic: Jupiter - Pop Culture
Replies: 3
Views: 86

Jupiter - Pop Culture

Jupiter, as the biggest planet in our solar system, also has a large presence in pop culture, including many movies, TV shows, video games and comics. Jupiter was a notable destination in the Wachowski siblings’ movie Jupiter Ascending, while various Jovian moons provide settings for Cloud Atlas, Fu...
by Maxim Trevelyan
Tue Sep 01, 2020 1:26 pm
Forum: Challenges
Topic: September - Letter Tiles
Replies: 1
Views: 101

September - Letter Tiles

September brings with it a beginning of the Fall when the hot summer is replaced by the hints of the crisp, winter air that will be upon us in a few months. Solve the letter tiles puzzle below to find out one of Fall’s many beauties. https://i.imgur.com/6XnTC61.png Send me the solution either as a p...
by Maxim Trevelyan
Sun Aug 30, 2020 1:35 pm
Forum: Quidditch
Topic: Return to Flying - General Information
Replies: 2
Views: 226

Re: Return to Flying - General Information

Do not forget, you only have until midnight tonight to turn in your forum tasks! Get yourself some beans and maybe a shiny award. :o
by Maxim Trevelyan
Sun Aug 30, 2020 10:11 am
Forum: Ask a Prefect
Topic: Ask a Prefect FAQ
Replies: 0
Views: 135

Ask a Prefect FAQ

Welcome to the Ask a Prefect FAQ! If you have a question, please read this thread first to check if there’s an answer below and also have a look back through the topics on the board in case someone else has already asked it. It is also always an excellent idea to read the New and Improved HOL Handbo...
by Maxim Trevelyan
Sun Aug 30, 2020 10:03 am
Forum: Ask a Prefect
Topic: HOL Language Helpers
Replies: 0
Views: 42

HOL Language Helpers

If English is not your first language and you are struggling to make sense of something on HOL, language helpers are here to help. These are members who are confident with languages other than English. If you send them a message, they can talk something over with you in your language, answer your qu...
by Maxim Trevelyan
Tue Aug 25, 2020 9:01 am
Forum: Quidditch
Topic: Week 4 - Name That Tune
Replies: 1
Views: 107

Re: Week 4 - Name That Tune

First person to identify the songs is...

Will Lestrange
Katelin Ross
Lorainia Riverrider
by Maxim Trevelyan
Mon Aug 24, 2020 1:21 pm
Forum: Quidditch
Topic: Week 4 - Name That Tune
Replies: 1
Views: 107

Week 4 - Name That Tune

One of most common pieces of advice in broom games is to “keep your eyes on the ball”, no matter your position or broom game that is your specialty. Just as important, however, is listening to what is going on around you. For that reason, we have compiled a collection of songs and other tunes in reg...
by Maxim Trevelyan
Fri Aug 21, 2020 9:41 pm
Forum: Quidditch
Topic: Week 3 - Broomsticks
Replies: 1
Views: 123

Re: Week 3 - Broomsticks

We already have some fliers coming in with the list!

Will Lestrange
Prof. Scarlet Leslie-Lewis
Katelin Ross
Lorainia Riverrider
Charlie Spencer
by Maxim Trevelyan
Mon Aug 17, 2020 2:52 pm
Forum: Book Club
Topic: Book Bout - Visiting Real-World Places
Replies: 4
Views: 205

Re: Book Bout - Visiting Real-World Places

Yes, I specifically went there after I read many books many times. I am a big fan of who-dun-it mysteries, Sherlock Holmes especially. So, when I visited London, I insisted on going to Baker Street and see the famous 221B. Sadly, I did not have the time to visit the museum inside, but just seeing th...
by Maxim Trevelyan
Mon Aug 17, 2020 2:43 pm
Forum: Book Club
Topic: Book Bout - Fictional Explorers
Replies: 3
Views: 167

Re: Book Bout - Fictional Explorers

I quite like Allan Quatermain, the protagonist of a number of H. Rider Haggard's novels, but most notably King Solomon's Mines. Quatermain is an English big game hunter and general adventurer. Quatermain has a lot of faults, considering the environment and the times he was created in, but what I adm...

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