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Science Olympiad

Friday, February 9th to Saturday, February 10th, 2018

About

Positions0 Remaining
Registration OpensTill registration closes
Registration ClosesFeb 7, 2018 5:00pm or when space runs out.
Age Limit18 and up
Description
Science Olympiad is an annual competition for middle and high school students that gets students involved in science, technology, engineering and math. Students compete in 20 team events which require teamwork, problem-solving skills and scientific knowledge. Volunteers are needed to help the judge manage each event.
Parking DetailsParking will be free across campus
CausesChildren & Youth Education STEM
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59 Positions Filled | 45 Impacts | 125 Hours

Location: Sign in table will be on the first floor of Davidson Math and Science Center, 1664 N Virginia St, DMSC, Reno, NV 89557

Shifts (30)

ShiftStartEndDescriptionPositions
 
4:00pm (PT)6:00pm (PT)Will aide with registration table set up, putting up signs and setting rooms up.2/2Over

ShiftStartEndDescriptionPositions
 
7:30am (PT)11:30am (PT) The volunteers will manage the sign in/out sheet for competitors to drop off their items....2/2Over
7:30am (PT)11:30am (PT) Volunteer will assist at the registration table. duties include assisting other volunteers and event supervisors...2/2Over
8:15am (PT)11:15am (PT) This event will test middle and high school students on anatomy and physiology. You will...1/1Over
8:15am (PT)11:15am (PT) This event will test middle and high school students on their understanding of stellar evolution...1/1Over
8:15am (PT)10:00am (PT) This event will test middle and high school students on polymers, solids, fibers, and other...2/2Over
8:15am (PT)10:00am (PT) This event will test high school students ability to design and build an original computer...2/2Over
8:15am (PT)10:50pm (PT) This event will test middle and high school students on the physics of hovercrafts. Teams...3/3Over
8:15am (PT)10:50pm (PT) This event is for middle and high school students. Student will create a balsa wood...3/3Over
8:15am (PT)12:00pm (PT) One student will write a description of an object and how to build it, and...2/2Over
8:30am (PT)12:30pm (PT) Volunteer will walk around the event, taking pictures of each event. Camera can be provided...1/1Over
9:25am (PT)11:00pm (PT) Participants will demonstrate an understanding of the large-scale processes affecting the structure of Earth's crust...1/1Over
9:25am (PT)12:00pm (PT) This event will test high school students ability to design, construct and test free flight...2/2Over
9:25am (PT)12:00pm (PT) This event will test middle school students ability to design, build, test and document a...3/3Over
10:30am (PT)1:30pm (PT) This event will test middle and high school students on the physics of hovercrafts. Teams...3/3Over
10:30am (PT)1:15pm (PT) This event is for middle and high school students. Student will create a balsa wood...3/3Over
10:35am (PT)1:30pm (PT) This event will test middle and high school students on their knowledge of rocks and...1/1Over
11:30am (PT)3:30pm (PT) The volunteers will manage the sign in/out sheet for competitors to drop off their items....2/2Over
11:30am (PT)3:30pm (PT) Volunteer will assist at the registration table. duties include assisting other volunteers and event supervisors...2/2Over
11:45am (PT)2:30pm (PT) This event is for middle school students. Student will create a basic mini vehicle before...3/3Over
11:45am (PT)1:30pm (PT) This event will test high school students on chemistry laboratory skills and answer questions related...2/2Over
11:45am (PT)2:30pm (PT) This event will test knowledge of amphibians and reptiles. You will aid the judge with...1/1Over
11:45am (PT)2:30pm (PT) This event will test high school students ability to design, build, test and document a...2/2Over
11:45am (PT)2:30pm (PT) This event will test middle school students ability to design, construct and test free flight...3/3Over
12:30pm (PT)4:00pm (PT) Volunteer will walk around the event, taking pictures of each event. Camera can be provided...1/1Over
12:55pm (PT)2:45pm (PT) This event will test middle school students on general concepts in science. You will aid...1/1Over
12:55pm (PT)2:45pm (PT) This event will test middle and high school students on positioning mirrors to direct a...2/2Over
12:55pm (PT)2:45pm (PT) This event is about chemical properties and effects of specified toxic and therapeutic chemical substances,...2/2Over
1:30pm (PT)3:30pm (PT) These volunteers will aid the director in scoring each of the events. This will be...2/2Over
3:00pm (PT)5:00pm (PT) Volunteers will help take down registration table, load items into cars and take out the...2/2Over