Science Olympiad

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

About

Positions0 Remaining
RegistrationRegistration Closed
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 General Education STEM
GivePulse
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)

1 - 1 of 1 Shifts
ShiftStart TimeEnd TimeDescriptionPositions
 
Set Up Crew4:00pm (PT)6:00pm (PT)Will aide with registration table set up, putting up signs and setting rooms up.2/2Over

1 - 29 of 29 Shifts
ShiftStart TimeEnd TimeDescriptionPositions
 
Impound Volunteer7:30am (PT)11:30am (PT) The volunteers will manage the sign in/out sheet for competitors to drop off their items....2/2Over
Registration Volunteer7:30am (PT)11:30am (PT) Volunteer will assist at the registration table. duties include assisting other volunteers and event supervisors...2/2Over
Anatomy and Physiology Volunteer8:15am (PT)11:15am (PT) This event will test middle and high school students on anatomy and physiology. You will...1/1Over
Astronomy8:15am (PT)11:15am (PT) This event will test middle and high school students on their understanding of stellar evolution...1/1Over
Towers Volunteer8:15am (PT)10:50pm (PT) This event is for middle and high school students. Student will create a balsa wood...3/3Over
Hovercraft Volunteer8:15am (PT)10:50pm (PT) This event will test middle and high school students on the physics of hovercrafts. Teams...3/3Over
Forensics8:15am (PT)10:00am (PT) This event will test middle and high school students on polymers, solids, fibers, and other...2/2Over
Write it Do it8:15am (PT)12:00pm (PT) One student will write a description of an object and how to build it, and...2/2Over
Game On8:15am (PT)10:00am (PT) This event will test high school students ability to design and build an original computer...2/2Over
Photographer8:30am (PT)12:30pm (PT) Volunteer will walk around the event, taking pictures of each event. Camera can be provided...1/1Over
Roller Coaster Volunteer9:25am (PT)12:00pm (PT) This event will test middle school students ability to design, build, test and document a...3/3Over
Dynamic Planet9:25am (PT)11:00pm (PT) Participants will demonstrate an understanding of the large-scale processes affecting the structure of Earth's crust...1/1Over
Helicopter Volunteer9:25am (PT)12:00pm (PT) This event will test high school students ability to design, construct and test free flight...2/2Over
Towers Volunteer10:30am (PT)1:15pm (PT) This event is for middle and high school students. Student will create a balsa wood...3/3Over
Hovercraft Volunteer10:30am (PT)1:30pm (PT) This event will test middle and high school students on the physics of hovercrafts. Teams...3/3Over
Rocks and Minerals10:35am (PT)1:30pm (PT) This event will test middle and high school students on their knowledge of rocks and...1/1Over
Impound Volunteer11:30am (PT)3:30pm (PT) The volunteers will manage the sign in/out sheet for competitors to drop off their items....2/2Over
Registration Volunteer11:30am (PT)3:30pm (PT) Volunteer will assist at the registration table. duties include assisting other volunteers and event supervisors...2/2Over
Chemistry Lab11:45am (PT)1:30pm (PT) This event will test high school students on chemistry laboratory skills and answer questions related...2/2Over
Battery Buggy11:45am (PT)2:30pm (PT) This event is for middle school students. Student will create a basic mini vehicle before...3/3Over
Mission Possible11:45am (PT)2:30pm (PT) This event will test high school students ability to design, build, test and document a...2/2Over
Herpitology11:45am (PT)2:30pm (PT) This event will test knowledge of amphibians and reptiles. You will aid the judge with...1/1Over
Wright Stuff Volunteer11:45am (PT)2:30pm (PT) This event will test middle school students ability to design, construct and test free flight...3/3Over
Photographer12:30pm (PT)4:00pm (PT) Volunteer will walk around the event, taking pictures of each event. Camera can be provided...1/1Over
Fast Facts Volunteer12:55pm (PT)2:45pm (PT) This event will test middle school students on general concepts in science. You will aid...1/1Over
Potions & Poisons12:55pm (PT)2:45pm (PT) This event is about chemical properties and effects of specified toxic and therapeutic chemical substances,...2/2Over
Optics Volunteer12:55pm (PT)2:45pm (PT) This event will test middle and high school students on positioning mirrors to direct a...2/2Over
Official Scoring volunteers1:30pm (PT)3:30pm (PT) These volunteers will aid the director in scoring each of the events. This will be...2/2Over
Clean Up Crew3:00pm (PT)5:00pm (PT) Volunteers will help take down registration table, load items into cars and take out the...2/2Over