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Valley City Science Olympiad: A Showcase of STEM-Innovation and Educational Excellence”.

BySamantha Jones

Apr 3, 2024
Valley City State University Hosted Regional Science Olympiad Event on March 28th

Recently, Valley City State University hosted the Valley City Regional Science Olympiad for high school and middle school students. The event, which took place on Thursday, March 28, saw the participation of approximately 350 students from 23 different teams representing 13 schools.

Students engaged in a wide range of events that challenged their knowledge and skills in STEM-related activities. The competition was a showcase of engineering prowess and scientific discovery that left students excited about the future of innovation.

Dr. Teather Sundstrom, a professor of chemistry at VCSU and the Regional Director for Science Olympiad, expressed how proud she was to see local students competing in the event. She credited the success of the Olympiad to the support of VCSU faculty and staff, as well as engineers from the area who lent their expertise.

The competition took place across various venues on the VCSU campus, including Rhoades Science Center, Graichen Gym, Vangstad Auditorium, and the Valley City Rec Center. The day culminated in an awards ceremony held at Vangstad Auditorium, where the top 5 teams were announced.

Teams that qualified to move on to the state competition at NDSU on April 20 include Ben Franklin, Central Cass, Kulm, Northern Cass, and Dakota Prairie for Division B (middle school students), and Fargo Davies, Red River, Central Cass, Northern Cass

By Samantha Jones

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