Washington University Chemistry Tournament

Apr 2

Washington University in St. Louis

Event Description

The Washington University in St. Louis Chemistry Tournament (WUCT) is a new, annual high school chemistry competition completely run by Washington University undergraduate students. The inaugural date for WUCT will be on Saturday, April 2, 2016. In our tournament, students from across the United States will participate in a series of chemistry exams at Washington University in St. Louis, take part in engaging activities throughout the day, and be rewarded at an awards ceremony in the evening.

By starting WUCT, our primary goal is to foster an interest and appreciation in chemistry among high school students. We strongly believe that learning is most effective when students apply the concepts they learn in the classroom to a new and challenging environment. By participating in WUCT, high school students can apply their classroom knowledge to a fun and competitive tournament. At the same time, we encourage students to implement their creative thinking and intellectual flexibility during the exams and activities throughout the day. We aim to create an atmosphere that emphasizes modern-day issues in science and focuses on fundamental problem-solving and teamwork skills that are crucial for success in the professional world. We are extremely excited to host this tournament in 2016 and for many more years to come!

For more information and to register, visit: http://wuct.axe.wustl.edu.

Registration Deadline: February 5th at 11:59 PM CST.

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