02/21/2014 - U.S. Energy Dept. To Host Regional Science Bowl At Cincinnati State On Feb. 22
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February 21, 2014
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U.S. Energy Dept. To Host Regional Science Bowl At Cincinnati State On Feb. 22
The Greater Cincinnati Regional Science Bowl will bring 23 teams from 14 high schools to Cincinnati State on Saturday, February 22, 2014.
Students from schools in Greater Cincinnati, Columbus, Dayton, Lexington and Louisville will be challenged with questions involving biology, chemistry, earth and space science, energy, mathematics, and physics. This is a round robin, double elimination tournament featuring fast-paced question and answer matches.
Teams will advance through elimination to a final round to determine the regional champion that will represent the Greater Cincinnati region at the U.S. Department of Energy’s 23rd National Science Bowl April 24-28 in Washington, D.C. The regional event Saturday is hosted by the DOE’s Environmental Management Consolidated Business Center (EMCBC) in Cincinnati, with support from volunteers at Cincinnati State.
2014 Greater Cincinnati Regional Science Bowl
Who: Students from 24 Teams representing 15 regional high schools
- Cincinnati: Cincinnati Country Day, Kings, Northwest, Stephen T. Badin, Sycamore
- Columbus: Bishop Hartley, Dublin Scioto, Oakstone Academy
- Dayton: Beavercreek, Centerville
- Lima, Ohio: Lima Central Catholic
- Warsaw, Ohio: River View
- Lexington, Ky.: Paul Laurence Dunbar
- Louisville, Ky.: du Pont Manual
What: Quiz-style, round robin, double elimination tournament testing student team members’ knowledge of science topics
When: 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Where: Main Building, Cincinnati State Technical and Community College, 3520 Central Parkway, 45223
Contact: On the day of the event, please contact Betsy Volk from the DOE’s Environmental Management Consolidated Business Center at (513) 460-6332 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
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