HAYS, Kan. – Roughly 200 center and highschool college students will go to Fort Hays State College Saturday to take part in an annual regional Science Olympiad.
The highest three finishers within the FHSU regional occasion will obtain medals, with these recording qualifying scores advancing to April’s state competitors in Wichita.
The Saturday date at FHSU is a change from previous years, when the occasion was held in the course of the week.
The Science Olympiad is a contest involving all kinds of contests in science and expertise coordinated by college and college students in a number of departments on the college.
Dr. Lanee Younger, professor of arithmetic, mentioned scheduling the occasion on the Saturday earlier than the beginning of the spring semester will assist keep away from any conflicts for collaborating FHSU college with their class schedules. It additionally will permit higher use of classroom area for the individuals.
FHSU is the positioning of one in all 4 regional Olympiad occasions. Others shall be held in Salina, Wichita, and Overland Park.