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Recently I passed 200 reputation and got the 100 point Association Bonus.

For the week, it says I only earned 105 reputation, then it says under my profile that I earned 210. Does the association not help? Do I quality for the Mortarboard badge?

Laaaaaaaaaame Awesome!

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Because association bonus doesn't count. –  Yu Hao Jul 30 '13 at 1:53
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Sooooo, do I get a badge or not? = No, not with that association bonus you don't. Don't feel as awesome anymore eh ? –  ʞunɥdɐpɐɥd Jul 30 '13 at 1:54
    
Badges? We don't need no stinkin' badges!</movieReference> –  Andrew Barber Jul 30 '13 at 2:15

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The association bonus does not count towards the Mortarboard badge.

If you ever have a question about badges, see the full list of badges and their descriptions, and be sure to search on Meta first.

(I answered this because I screwed up my duplicate close vote; otherwise I would have just VTCed.)

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It's still weird though, 25+25+25+35=110. More than what it says I've gotten this week. Not to mention, that's just for yesterday. –  TheWizKid95 Jul 30 '13 at 2:00
    
@The I would make a separate bug report or support request concerning that. I agree, it looks odd, but I don't actually have the time to look into it at the moment personally –  Emrakul Jul 30 '13 at 2:01
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@TheWizKid95 a couple of things: (1) "this week" started at midnight Sunday UTC, not midnight Sunday in your time zone (2) due to caching and other things, that dropdown for your account does not always match your reputation tab. –  Aaron Bertrand Jul 30 '13 at 2:04

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