2015 Region I Science Olympiad Tournament – Upper Peninsula (Divisions B and C)
Sponsored by the Seaborg Center
- Scheduled for February 7, 2015; Back-up date: February 21, 2015
- 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.
2015 Contest Events
- Life, Personal, & Social Science: Anatomy & Physiology, Bio-Process Lab, Disease Detectives, Entomology, Green Generation, Cell Biology
- Physical Sciences & Chemistry: Air Trajectory, Crave the Wave, Simple Machines, Crime Busters, Can't Judge a Powder, Compound Machines, It's About Time, Chem Lab, Forensics, Protein Modeling
- Earth and Space Science: Astronomy, Dynamic Planet, Fossils, Meteorology, Road Scholar, Solar System, Geologic Mapping
- Technology & Engineering: Bridge Building, Mission Possible, Elastic Launched Glider, Robo Cross, Wheeled Vehicle, Scrambler, Wright Stuff
- Inquiry and Nature of Science: Bottle Rocket, Experimental Design, Picture This, Write It/Do It, Bungee Drop, Technical Problem Solving
2014 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 26, 2014.
2014 Winning Schools (Division C – High School)
- First Place: Superior Central High School, Eben Junction
- Second Place: Gladstone High School, Gladstone
- Third Place: Calumet High School,Calumet
The First and Second place teams in Division C have received invitations to the Michigan Science Olympiad State Tournament in Lansing on April 26, 2014.