Happy Birthday KOA!


We are now three years old! Thank you so much to every single human who has made KOA possible over the years. Together we’ve truly created something incredible, and will only continue to grow greater and stronger as we build into the future. Here’s to us, Knights beers


Quote of the Day:

Do not worry if you’ve built your castles in the air. They are where they should be. Now work to build the foundation under them.


  • Henry David Thoreau



Challenge of the Week


Champion of the Week: @ShadowRain484


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Our Next COTW: Finishing one Work in Progress


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KOA Newsletter



Challenge of the Week: Finishing one Work in Progress


Book of the Month: Digital Minimalism by Cal Newport


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two_men_holding_hands KOA Community Events

August Fireside Chat Friday, August 23 at 4 pm UTC (11 am CDT).

Discussion Prompts

small_orange_diamond What is your favorite musical instrument and why?

small_orange_diamond The zombie apocalypse is coming. Who are three people you want on your team?

small_orange_diamond What’s a career you wish existed?

KOA Trivia! Sunday August 25, at 7 pm UTC (3 pm CDT)

Submit your entries here by August 24th!

Are you ready to test your knowledge of KOA History and tell the best stories? Make sure you’re present at our KOA Community Trivia event! Even if you haven’t been part of KOA for very long, make sure to come be a part of this so as to learn more about the community and the people in it, as well as be entertained by funny and exciting stories.


  • September we kick off our second season of Pom Wars! Our opponents will be the subreddit r/getdisciplined. WE SHALL TAKE THE VICTORY THIS SEASON!


New Website Page: Find what KOA Team Positions are Available!

Thanks to @JoshuaLeclaire, you can now find exactly what kind of opportunities we have available on the KOA staff team. Check it out at https://knightsofacademia.org/join-the-staff/!


newspaper Other News

New Website Page: Meet the KOA Staff Team!

  • Meet the minds and hearts that make KOA happen on our brand new KOA staff page. Thank you @JoshuaLeclaire!

Horace v7.1.1: The Intelligence Update fire

  • Thank you for your brilliant work @Eric 🙂

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That’s all for this week! Make today count and be well.