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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.

Sub-boards: From The Staff, Visitors Help, Resolved

241 2,480 Reopening Next Steps
by Salem Hirch
Nov 10, 2017 11:59:28 GMT -5
No New Posts Applications

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.

Sub-boards: Pending Applications, Declined Applications

10 21 Irving Coley, Jr.
by Irving Coley, Jr.
Dec 15, 2017 19:38:50 GMT -5
No New Posts Profiles

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

Sub-boards: Accepted Students, Accepted Staff, Accepted Locals, Accepted College Students, Accepted People United for Safety and Equality, Retired Characters

1,467 5,039 Jared Park
by Penny (aka Jordan, JD, Elaine)
Dec 29, 2021 15:38:45 GMT -5
No New Posts The Filing Cabinet - 1 Viewing

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

Sub-boards: Limits, Character Ads, Wanted Characters, Thread Trackers, Filled Wanted Character Ads, Retired Character Extras

1,219 11,362 Open Threads
by Paul Wilkerson
Nov 29, 2017 13:20:07 GMT -5


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No New Posts Yearbook

The Hammel yearbook files!

Sub-boards: Yearbook 2015-2016, Yearbook 2014-2015, Yearbook 2013-2014, Completed Superlative Polls

87 401 Sunar's Yearbook
by Connor Anderson
Feb 29, 2016 17:46:39 GMT -5
No New Posts Character Journals

If your character keeps a journal, diary, or photo album, put it in here.

Sub-board: Journal Archive

230 1,256 Sean's Scrapbook
by Dr. Sean Neville
Aug 14, 2016 21:56:43 GMT -5
No New Posts Communications - 1 Viewing

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

Sub-boards: Hammel Bulletin Board , Pilot Ridge Bulletin Board, Phones, Email, Instant Messaging, Social Media, Snail Mail, The Pilot Ridge Register, Rumor has it..., Communications Archive

424 4,560 Trailways Bus (Josh)
by Dr. Sean Neville
Jul 1, 2016 10:04:49 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.

Sub-board: Main Office Archive

78 849 Eff This Holiday (Vincent)
by Jesse Adams
Oct 31, 2016 17:59:18 GMT -5
No New Posts Offices

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

Sub-boards: Yvette Morgenstern's Office, Dr. James Campbell's Office, Dr. Sean Neville's Office, Side Effects Specialist's Office, Infirmary, Security Office, Offices Archive

342 4,299 Hiding Feelings And Thoughts (Sean)
by Dustin Henderson
Jul 6, 2016 16:38:54 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.

Sub-boards: Classrooms, English Dept. Office, Art Studio, Photo Lab, Auto Shop, Biology and Chemistry Lab, Home Ec Classroom, Classroom Archive

347 3,913 Sketch Buddies (Ray)
by Raylaigh Hawthorne
Jul 25, 2016 0:09:41 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.

Sub-board: Training Rooms Archive

208 2,624 Seamless
by Vincent Meian
Sept 11, 2016 12:07:06 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.

Sub-boards: Pool, Gymnasium Archive

200 2,362 Splashes (open)
by Paul Wilkerson
Apr 14, 2016 15:13:08 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.

Sub-boards: Librarian's Office, Library Archive

262 3,102 Just A Little Bit Higher... [Jeff]
by Rory Lennox
Jun 27, 2016 9:52:07 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.

Sub-boards: Valentine's Day Dance 2016, Halloween Dance 2015, Halloween Dance 2014, Valentine's Day Dance 2014, Halloween Dance 2013, Halloween Dance 2012, Valentine's Day Dance 2012, Operation Patriot Career/College Fair, 2012, Valentine's Day Dance, 2011, Autumn Dance, 2010, Auditorium Archive

183 3,128 Delightful Duet (Sasha)
by Cianna "Cici" Rivers
Jun 26, 2016 4:15:30 GMT -5
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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.

Sub-board: Research Lab Archive

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.

Sub-board: Cafeteria Archive

166 1,770 A Masterpiece (Cleo)
by Cleo Warren
Jun 27, 2016 20:57:36 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.

Sub-board: Staff Lounge Archive

131 1,301 TGIF [OPEN]
by Layla Montgomery
Jun 28, 2016 19:55:04 GMT -5
No New Posts Student Lounge

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.

Sub-board: Student Lounge Archive

233 2,572 Baba Yaga and the Book Report (Cici)
by Cianna "Cici" Rivers
Aug 3, 2016 17:42:29 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.

Sub-boards: Band Room, Publications Room, Rehearsal Room, Council Room, Other Club Offices, Student Club Offices Archive

44 412 SW: Fire and Wind
by Dr. Sean Neville
May 23, 2016 13:16:27 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.

Sub-boards: Head of Housing Apartment, Dorm Monitor Apartment 1, Dorm Monitor Apartment 2, Dorm Monitor Apartment 3, First Floor Archives

145 1,708 I Didn't Ask for Your Help [Jeff]
by Cleo Warren
Jun 27, 2016 21:19:53 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.

Sub-boards: Room 201: Colton Bryan, Kingston Carmichael, Jordan Applegate, Cleo Warren, Room 202: Grady Mitchellson, Room 203: Casper van de Berg, Cianna "Cici" Rivers, Dustin Henderson, Room 204: Kitrana Moore, Raylaigh Hawthorne, Joelle McIntosh, Maggie Probasco, Room 205: Madison Davis, Beck Grenier, Serena Varsair, Room 206: , Room 207:, Co-Ed Dorm Archive

458 8,108 Quite a Late Transfer (Lance)
by Lance Lockeheart
Oct 25, 2017 19:57:44 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.

Sub-boards: Room 401: , Room 402: Sasha Adams, Rachel Kells, Rory Lennox, Room 403: Maisie Pryce, Cecilia Ramsey, Paisley Sims, Room 404: Nora Marie Gwinn, Iris Applegate, Room 405: Charlotte Greene, Harmony Muller-Barton, Room 406: , Room 407: , Girls Dorm Archive

161 3,395 The Little Fourteen Year Old Dancer (Rory)
by Rory Lennox
Jun 6, 2016 10:44:54 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.

Sub-boards: Room 501: Clement Evans, Jesse Adams, Koty Hura, Room 502: Tomer Berelowitz, Sunar Chugani, Room 503: Rune LeBeau, Jeff McIntosh, Room 504: Hunter and Terrence Park, Room 505: Connor Anderson, Cade Maddox, Jamison Dubois, Room 506: , Boys Dorm Archive

219 3,423 Listen Up! (Jeff)
by Jeff McIntosh
Jun 19, 2016 9:54:23 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.

Sub-board: Training Field Archive

174 2,368 Skipping in the Shade [Open]
by Cianna "Cici" Rivers
Aug 3, 2016 18:14:38 GMT -5
No New Posts Courtyard

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

Sub-boards: Car Wash 2013, Courtyard Archive

413 5,112 Time out (Jamie)
by Deleted
Aug 21, 2016 10:14:29 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?

Sub-board: Pond Archive

244 3,310 Thread Roulette: Who Goes There?
by Doris Hanes
Jun 29, 2016 12:12:34 GMT -5

Pilot Ridge

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No New Posts Residences

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.

Sub-boards: Lakeview, Meadowwood, Ridgeview Heights, Downtown Apartments, Outskirts, Residences Archive

808 13,480 Surprise
by Lucy Serrano-Blaise
Dec 19, 2016 17:09:15 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.

Sub-boards: Mountain View Veterinary Clinic, Town Hall, Pilot Ridge Elementary, Medical Clinic, Strickland Sanctuary, WPRG Radio Station, Pilot Ridge Library, Firehouse, Police Station, River Jordan Catholic Church, Pilot Ridge Community Gym, Public Buildings Archive

139 1,488 Midnight Stroll (Open)
by Paul Wilkerson
Nov 29, 2017 13:16:44 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.

Sub-boards: Operation Patriot Headquarters, Velvet-Tone Coffeehouse, Harper's Sweet Shoppe, Muller's Self Defense, Books of Honor, The Globe Theater, Taiga Memories, Clothing Poverty, Honest Abe's, New2You Consignment Shop, Dusty Ink, The Book Nook, Bubblebeam Tea Shop, Mimosa Sundays, Ink on the Vine, The Ark, Mother Marisol's Traditional Sweet Shop, The Rochester Inn, Marietta's Deli, Newman's Fish Market, James's Auto, The Golden Globe Cinema, Bernstein and Tremblay Law Office, Munroe's Place, Back to the Drawing Board, King and Queen Antiquities, SuperKwik Food & Fuel Mart, Hidden Dungeon Comics & Collectibles, Frye's Auto, Cliptomaniac, Downtown Archive

1,070 13,313 Bring My Pride In
by Lucy Serrano-Blaise
Aug 18, 2016 3:41:45 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.

Sub-boards: Kali's Kafe, "I Love Salsa" Dance Club, Chains of Kindness Cafe, The Churchkey Bar, Atmosphere, The Frosty Apple Showclub, Club District Archive

449 5,942 Disaster (Lip, Sam)
by Philip Romano
Jul 5, 2016 20:27:22 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.

Sub-boards: The Holey Land, The Quarter Note, From the Spectrum, New World Apothecary, Mall Archive

320 3,801 Go Go Go Kart (Paul)
by Paul Wilkerson
Jul 8, 2016 13:34:16 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.

Sub-boards: Pilot Ridge Community Field Day 2014, Pilot Ridge Community Field Day 2013, Pilot Ridge Community Field Day 2011, Lake Archive

377 4,692 Scared? Not Me (Vincent)
by Vincent Meian
Sept 11, 2016 12:37:38 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.

Sub-boards: Maddock General Hospital, Greenview Community College, University of Vermont, LGBT Youth Center, Bessie’s Breakfast and Burgers, Flea Market/Farmer's Market, Mountain View Petting Zoo, Vermont Archive

430 7,175 Life is complex (Cera)
by Lani Hunter
Jul 24, 2016 23:17:07 GMT -5
No New Posts The United States

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.

Sub-boards: Hammel Student Retreat 2015, Hammel Student Retreat 2014, Hammel Student Retreat 2013, Hammel Student Retreat 2012, United States Archive

227 4,500 American Tune (Josh)
by Dr. Sean Neville
Jul 15, 2016 16:43:52 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.

Sub-boards: Canada, The United Kingdom, Japan, Australia, Greece, Rest of the World Archives

47 913 Meet The Parents, Round 2 (Josef)
by Damien Tremblay
May 12, 2016 1:30:59 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.

Sub-boards: 2016 Anniversary Site Event, 2015 Anniversary Site Event, 2014 Anniversary Site Event, 2013 Anniversary Site Event

149 4,549 AU: New Age
by Penelope Serrano-Blaise
Nov 6, 2016 7:43:47 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.

Sub-boards: OOC Archives, Personal Stuff

210 2,629 Hello Sean
by suziq
Jul 21, 2020 19:49:29 GMT -5
No New Posts Contests and Awards

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.

Sub-boards: Old Nominations/Polls, Completed Writing/Graphic Challenges

643 2,834 August Graphics Challenge: The Elements
by Sean *
Aug 1, 2016 9:49:17 GMT -5
No New Posts Games

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

Sub-board: In-Character Games

102 7,738 Look to your left
by Paul Wilkerson
Sept 28, 2016 10:21:55 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.

2 2 Absence
by Paul Wilkerson
Oct 11, 2017 11:14:47 GMT -5
No New Posts Creative Space

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

Sub-boards: Art, Writing, Secret Santas, Archive

224 2,748 No Regrets, Just Love (The Hammel Babyverse)
by Dr. Sean Neville
Apr 20, 2016 18:10:55 GMT -5
No New Posts Advertising

Plug your board here! Please, only post once though, and make sure your site allows guests to post ads as well.

Sub-boards: Rogue (First Link), Tagged (Linking Back), Members' Section

3,119 3,132 Tainted Onez
by SalyaDarken
Oct 9, 2021 19:53:38 GMT -5

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