High school students place in Physics Bowl

The SDSU Physics Department hosted Physics Bowl XXXVIV which tests teams of high school students on their scientific knowledge. It was held in conjunction with the Engineering Expo on April 26 at the Swiftel Center according to Department Head Joel Rauber.

The following teams placed in the event:

1st Brookings High School, Yixuan He, Nicholas Bien, Vlad Chilom and Lori Olson, sponsor.


2nd Sergeant Bluff Luton, Josh Steffen, Jorge Zepeda, Alex Schaben and Craig Kelly sponsor.

3rd Sioux Falls Roosevelt, Andrew Carlson, Brady Graber, Andrew Woertendyke and Barb Newitt, sponsor.

4th Mitchell Christian, Adam Rasmussen, Adam Bleeker, Aaron Lemon and (Kim Karhoff, sponsor.

5th Career & Technical Education Academy, Yanlin  Li, Aaron Decker, Jacob Thom.

Other participating high schools: Miller, Andrea Fiala; Brandon Valley, Mark Griebel; Greater Sioux Falls  Home School Association, Julie McLaughlin; Sioux Falls Lincoln, Brad Newitt; New Technology High School, Melissa Johnson and O’Gorman, Jane Schnell.

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