2014 Region I Science Olympiad Tournament – Upper Peninsula (Divisions B and C)
Sponsored by the Seaborg Center
- Scheduled for February 8, 2014; Back-up date: February 15, 2014
- Seaborg Science Complex, Northern Michigan University
Each year, approximately 325 students from throughout the Upper Peninsula compete in 46 different Science Olympiad events. More than 125 volunteers make this event possible.
Science Olympiad competitions have been sponsored by the Glenn T. Seaborg Center Mathematics and Science Center at Northern Michigan University since 1987.
2014 Contest Events
- Life, Personal, & Social Science: Anatomy & Physiology, Disease Detectives, Water Quality, Heredity, Designer Genes, Entomology,
- Physical Sciences & Chemistry: Sounds of Music, Chem Lab, Forensics, Crime Busters,Shock Value, Circuit Lab, MagLev, Simple Machines, Compound Machines, Can't Judge a Powder
- Earth and Space Science: Astronomy, Dynamic Planet, Meteorology, Road Scholar, Rocks & Minerals, Solar System, GeoLogic Mapping
- Technology & Engineering: Helicopters, Mission Possible, Boomilever, Elastic Launched Glider, Robo Cross, Wheeled Vehicle, Scrambler
- Inquiry and Nature of Science: Experimental Design, Write It/Do It, Metric Mastery, Rotor Egg Drop, Bungee Drop
2013 Winning Schools (Division B – Middle School)
- First Place: Washington Middle School, Calumet
- Second Place: Superior Central Middle School, Eben Junction
- Third Place: A.D. Johnston Middle School, Bessemer
The First, Second and Third place teams in Division B have received invitations to the Michigan Science Olympiad State Tournament in Lansing on April 27, 2013.
2013 Winning Schools (Division C – High School)
- First Place: Superior Central High School, Eben Junction
- Second Place: A.D. Johnston High School, Bessemer
- Third Place: Calumet High School
The First and Second place teams in Division C have received invitations to the Michigan Science Olympiad State Tournament in Lansing on April 27, 2013.