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Thirty-first Science Olympics a great success

Science Olympics 2014 volunteers from Physics and Astronomy

Physics and Astronomy volunteers

Over 700 high school students, comprising 253 teams from 24 schools, descended onto the Western campus on Thursday, May 22, 2014 for the 31st London and District Science Olympics.

Professor Emeritus Patrick Whippey

Professor Emeritus Patrick Whippey at the helm

Schools from as far away as Goderich, Richmond Hill, and Cambridge, as well as most of the local schools in the London area, participated.

Many events were held in our newly renovated Physics and Astronomy building, taking advantage of new classrooms, laboratories, and the wonderful atrium space.

Cardinal Newman teammates

Cardinal Newman teammates

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