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  • Mobile Apps Ballot

  • Culinary Arts Ballot

  • Scrapbook Ballot

  • Soccer Rules

This year's Knowledge Test books are:

  1. How Soccer Explains the World: An Unlikely Theory of Globalization by Franklin Foer 
  2. The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks by Rebecca Skloot
  3. Twelve Steps to a Compassionate Life by Karen Armstrong
  4. Centering Black Narrative: Black Muslim Nobles Among the Early Pious Muslims by Dawud Wahlid and Ahmad Mubarak

This year’s MIST Bowl topics are:

  1. Topic I: Cities of Light 
  2. Topic II: The State of Surveillance
  3. Topic III: Social Influence
  4. Topic IV: The Ottoman Empire Part I (1299-1700) 
  5. Topic V: Contemporary Conflicts Part II 
  6. Topic VI: Current Events (Starting January 1st, 2018)

Other competitions that require topics: