Hall of Records

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Welcome to Hammel Institute. Here you'll find the rules, the plot, and anything else you might need. All threads in this section are mandatory.

If you are new, take a look at our Joining Guide for instructions on applying to Hammel.

205 2,059 Residences Restructuring
by Penelope Blaise
Mar 29, 2015 18:12:57 GMT -5
No New Posts Applications - 3 Viewing

Are you in need of some training for your powers? Want to teach at the Institute? We are looking for all original characters, but there are wanted ads in the Filing Cabinet.

14 29 Emmett Coupland
by Emmett Coupland
Mar 29, 2015 16:06:44 GMT -5
No New Posts Profiles

All accepted applications belong here. So if you want to check up on any characters, take a look.

1,352 4,563 Travis Brooks
by Sydnee*
Mar 26, 2015 15:05:13 GMT -5
No New Posts The Filing Cabinet

Here you can find all the claims your character needs, as well as wanted and adoptable characters, and character ads.

1,098 9,919 Completed Thread? Archive it!
by Ella Robbinson
Mar 29, 2015 3:03:18 GMT -5

Communications

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The Hammel yearbook files!

77 377 Lucas' yearbook
by Lucas Blacke
Jul 26, 2014 16:01:03 GMT -5
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If your character keeps a journal, diary, or photo album, put it in here.

214 1,049 The Diary Under the Bed
by Erik Stewart
Mar 26, 2015 21:45:49 GMT -5
No New Posts Communications - 5 Viewing

It's so easy to keep in touch now, between instant messaging, cell phones, email, and this board.

391 3,872 Promise Kept [Celia]
by Celia Gaines
Mar 29, 2015 12:30:22 GMT -5

The Hammel Institute

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No New Posts Main Office

Are you a new recruit? Misplaced your schedule? Need a class change? This is your best resource as a new student, or if you need any kind of administrative help.

70 723 A Whole New World! [open]
by Paul Wilkerson
Feb 21, 2015 20:02:14 GMT -5
No New Posts Offices

Do you need to see an institute official? This is where you can usually find them.

306 3,893 Silence is a source of Great Strength (Sean)
by Keaton Derrickson
Mar 29, 2015 16:58:31 GMT -5
No New Posts Classrooms

What? You thought this was all fun powers and play time? Wrong. This is the place you'll be learning. Yes, learning. You'll be attending your typical high school classes here. And yes. There will be homework.

314 3,510 Until We Stop Hearts
by James Lawrence
Mar 29, 2015 7:27:43 GMT -5
No New Posts Training Rooms

Here you're going to spend your time training your body, or your mind, to effectively use your ability.

192 2,394 Remembering Sunday
by Percival Quinn
Mar 25, 2015 6:45:27 GMT -5
No New Posts Gymnasium

Yes, gym class. The epitome of hell, for some students. Either you're in here because you have to be, or because you want to be. Students come here outside of class time to work out, too. Or show off.

182 2,143 This Is How You Do It (Michelle)
by Michelle Reed
Mar 28, 2015 1:23:55 GMT -5
No New Posts Library

If you need a quiet place to study, or some research materials, this is the place. Just don't do anything stupid in here. Like light the books on fire. You will be in trouble.

243 2,917 The dreaded English essay... FROM HELL [Jackson]
by Osiris M. Jackson
Mar 4, 2015 18:09:19 GMT -5
No New Posts Auditorium

The auditorium isn't anything special. Really, it's exactly like the gym and the cafeteria, except it has a stage at one end and usually has rows of chairs set up. Sometimes they're cleared away, though, and it's time for a dance.

166 2,874 Breakdance Night! (Open)
by Karalie Heise
Mar 27, 2015 13:56:37 GMT -5
No New Posts Research Laboratory

The laboratory is in the basement of one of the smaller buildings on the Hammel Campus. It is much larger below ground, however, with all the equipment our researchers need.

25 166 Breaking into the lab! (Open!)
by Vincent Romanov
Dec 27, 2014 3:49:23 GMT -5
No New Posts Cafeteria

Where the students are going to be eating. No food fights, please.

153 1,665 Lighter than Air (Alex)
by Raylaigh Hawthorne
Mar 26, 2015 19:15:59 GMT -5
No New Posts Staff Lounge

Where the teachers, officials, and administrators head when they need a break. Coffee, vending machines, and complaints are in abundance. No students allowed. Seriously.

121 1,220 Time Warp: Trainer In Training (Sean)
by Dr. Sean Neville
Mar 22, 2015 20:02:35 GMT -5
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After a hard day of training and classwork, this is where you can relax with your classmates. There's pool tables, pinball, a television to fight over, and lots of seating.

222 2,480 "Walking the dog" but the dog is really a yo-yo (open)
by Jason Prowler
Mar 20, 2015 0:10:24 GMT -5
No New Posts Student Club Offices

Here is a row of offices, dedicated to the different student clubs. Unfortunately, there isn't tons of space, so some clubs have to share. Sorry.

36 326 Time Warp: Can you tell that I'm new? (Sean)
by Dr. Sean Neville
Mar 5, 2015 13:12:03 GMT -5

Student Dorms

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No New Posts Dorm First Floor

The ground floor of the dorm has a common area with a large TV and some vending machines. There is also the housing office where students can report illnesses, maintenance issues, and roommate problems. The Head of Housing has a private suite here as well.

124 1,494 The Danish Invasion (A.J.)
by Amanda Joy "AJ" Lane
Mar 29, 2015 13:38:38 GMT -5
No New Posts Co-Ed Dorms

If you find yourself on these floors, congratulations. These dorms are coveted by students (not so much by parents). Boys and girls room together here, same as the others. Everyone has their own bedroom, and the shared common area.

438 7,729 Your Hands and My Spare Time
by Lucy Serrano
Mar 29, 2015 1:01:14 GMT -5
No New Posts Girls' Dorms

The girls only floors of the dormitory wing. Same as the boys, four to a dorm, each with their own bedroom, and a shared common area. No boys allowed. We mean it.

146 3,101 Time Warp: Ascendance
by Ella Robbinson
Mar 29, 2015 2:54:23 GMT -5
No New Posts Boys' Dorms

These are the boys only floors of the dormitory wing. Four to a dorm, each with their own bedroom, and a shared common area. If you're even thinking about sneaking a girl in, think twice.

200 3,157 Time Warp: Last Mile Home (Felix)
by Milan Myles
Mar 3, 2015 14:35:02 GMT -5

School Grounds

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No New Posts Training Field

This is the place to do some outdoor training. Great for the more physical abilities. Doubles as a football/soccer field for gym class, or a place for students to roughhouse.

165 2,299 Rooftops [Mads]
by Chase Campbell
Mar 17, 2015 18:28:28 GMT -5
No New Posts Courtyard - 1 Viewing

A place outside the school that the students can relax. You can just sit in the grass and chill, or socialize.

380 4,719 A Break In The Weather (Key)
by Keaton Derrickson
Mar 29, 2015 16:37:07 GMT -5
No New Posts The Pond

A small pond on the school property. It's home to a group of koi, which students can sit and watch, or they can just stick their feet in the water on a hot day. Just be nice to the fishies, got it?

224 3,146 An itch [Open]
by Amanda Joy "AJ" Lane
Mar 29, 2015 13:47:23 GMT -5

Pilot Ridge

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Most of the staff from Hammel live in Pilot Ridge. It's a fairly quiet town, populated by a few thousand people, and located approximately a mile and a half from the school grounds.

690 11,026 Saturday Surprise (Travis)
by Glads Thompson
Mar 29, 2015 17:15:51 GMT -5
No New Posts Public Buildings

Every town has a few public buildings. Here you will find the public schools, town hall, and the Pilot Ridge Library.

89 1,066 A Happy Face, A Happy Smile, A Happy Point Of View
by Osiris M. Jackson
Mar 27, 2015 13:21:49 GMT -5
No New Posts Downtown

Downtown is home to many cafes, shops, and restaurants. If you would like a sub-board added here for a business establishment, PM an admin.

936 11,776 Those Four Words (Eloise)
by Adaryn Breslin
Mar 29, 2015 9:00:45 GMT -5
No New Posts Club District

Of course a town, even a small one, has a club or two. Some of the older students, and the staff, of course, head here to blow off some steam, fueled by good music and alcohol. Lots and lots of alcohol. If you would like a sub-board added here for a business establishment, PM an admin.

417 5,597 Antics of the Drunken Variety (Henri!)
by Henri Rosario
Mar 28, 2015 16:46:56 GMT -5
No New Posts The Mall

Not huge, but it has a range of decent shops, and a food court. And Starbucks. If you would like a sub-board added here for a business establishment, PM an admin.

295 3,587 It's HOW Much? [open]
by Kristina Novak
Mar 23, 2015 23:50:24 GMT -5
No New Posts The Lake

Just outside of Pilot Ridge is a fairly large lake. Though some of the town residents take small boats out onto it, there is an area designated for swimming, with docks and a rope swing. A great place to go on a summer day.

337 4,168 Tell me where have you been? (Open)
by Samantha Emerson
Mar 27, 2015 18:29:05 GMT -5

Beyond the Borders

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No New Posts Vermont

You can't find everything in Pilot Ridge, so you might have to travel to other parts of our fair state.

370 6,241 Runaways
by Lucy Serrano
Mar 29, 2015 6:03:59 GMT -5
No New Posts The United States - 1 Viewing

Our students come from all over, so if you wanted to, say, bring a boyfriend home to meet your mother, this is where you'd play it out, provided your mother lives in the United States.

199 3,750 All I Want for Valentine's Day... Is Some Peace and Quiet!
by Oriel Vanguard
Mar 25, 2015 1:40:30 GMT -5
No New Posts The Rest of the World

Since the Hammel Institute is a facility of international renown, the faculty and students can, and do, come from all over the world. If you would like another sub-board added to this section, PM an admin.

41 765 Time Warp: In Case of Fire
by Lucy Serrano
Mar 25, 2015 8:45:47 GMT -5
No New Posts Anniversary Site Event

Hammel Anniversary AU Site Events

All threads for Hammel Anniversary Site Events should be put in the appropriate sub-board and only in that sub-board.

111 2,688 AU: Sanctuary [Vamps, Closed]
by Kodiak Oubre
Mar 29, 2015 2:53:50 GMT -5

Out Of Character

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No New Posts General Discussion

Whatever you want to talk about, you can do it here.

197 2,290 Look at all these open threads!!
by Axelle Flint
Mar 18, 2015 5:24:22 GMT -5
No New Posts Contests and Awards - 2 Viewing

Of the Month nominations, polling, and winners go here, as well as any other contests we hold. Check in for a chance to win something for your writing or art.

539 2,524 March Writing Challenge: 100 Stories. 1 Month.
by Dr. James Campbell
Mar 28, 2015 22:13:36 GMT -5
No New Posts Games - 1 Viewing

All those fun forum games, In-character and Out, are in here. Have fun!

109 7,560 The Pointers Game
by Alice Halifax
Mar 13, 2015 14:41:57 GMT -5
No New Posts Absence

Going away? Leave us a note here.

As we have the character retirement system, absence notices from two months prior with no return date/past return date will be deleted at the start of the activity check.

30 127 I'll be back
by Dr. Sean Neville
Mar 28, 2015 22:51:24 GMT -5
No New Posts Creative Space - 1 Viewing

If you want to show off your talent, you can do it here!

210 2,536 Jonnay's Graphical Errors
by Idalia Tsavaris
Mar 28, 2015 20:15:49 GMT -5
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Plug your board here! Please, only post once though, and make sure your site allows guests to post ads as well.

2,654 2,667 Crimson & Clover
by Admin!Sara
Mar 29, 2015 16:04:56 GMT -5

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