LANSING, Mich. – The Regional Science Olympiad (RSO) will take place at Lansing Community College on Saturday, March 24, 2018.
Science Olympiad is a national rigorous standards-based science competition with yearly rotating events, always representing the various components of STEM education. Teams of up to 15 students compete in events testing knowledge in areas as wide-ranging as insect identification to Laser shoots, and from bridge building to Mag-Lev vehicle construction. Scores are accumulated in all events with the top teams moving on to state level competition.
Lansing Community College
Saturday, March 24
8 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
LCC Downtown Campus
422 N. Washington Square – Gannon Building
515 Washington Square – Health & Human Services
Science Olympiad is beneficial to students because it expands their knowledge of the STEM fields and provides a deeper understanding of a specific area of study in addition to their in school curriculum. It also provides the opportunity to see how their peers are working for the same goal of making it to the state tournament.
About Lansing Community College
Lansing Community College, founded in 1957, is the fifth-largest community college in Michigan, serving more than 23,000 students across a six-county area each year. LCC offers courses in general education for those interested in transferring to a four-year institution, career and workforce development, developmental education and personal enrichment. To meet the professional development and training needs of regional employees, the college offers customized programs for credit, non-credit and continuing education. The University Center at LCC offers students the opportunity to earn bachelor's and master's degrees from five partner universities on the downtown LCC campus. For more information, visit lcc.edu.
Lansing Community College is an equal opportunity, educational institution/employer.