Forty students from five high schools competed and enjoyed a variety of events at the 2013 Chemistry Day staged recently at Washburn University.
Students competed in an examination prepared from the American Chemical Society National Test Bank and in The Chemathon, the Chemistry Quiz Bowl. Washburn students also demonstrated various scientific instruments used in chemical analysis.
Top performers in the ACS examination were:
Chemtathon quiz bowl winners were:
First place: Mill Valley High: Aaron Akin, Cole Clay, Chris Gillespie and C.J. Hopkins
Second place: Concordia High: Greg Gross, Cody Schmitz and Robin Daniels
Third place: Concordia High School: Siri McGuire, Clay Boley, Nick Thomas and Kirstyn Dvorak
Dena Anson, 670-1711