Danielle Jacobs, Trenton Section member, once again coordinated the Chemistry Olympiad program for both the Trenton and Princeton Sections. The National Exam took place on April 23-29.Nationally, 1000 students total qualify for the test which is comprised of multiple choice and problem-solving questions, and a lab practical. The top 50 test takers are designated “with High Honors” and the next 100 “with Honors”.
Qualified to sit for the national USNCO competition from Princeton Section were:
Qiyang (Young) Zhou, PRISMS, with High Honors; teacher, Steven Chen
Alexander Han, PRISMS; teacher, Steven Chen
Stephen Xia, Princeton High School; teacher, Robert Corell
Kimberley Cheng, Princeton High School; teacher, Robert Corell
Aditya Rao, West Windsor Plainsboro HS South, with Honors; teacher, Cindy Jaworsky
Chunge Li, West Windsor Plainsboro HS South, with Honors; teacher, Cindy Jaworsky
The students were recognized for their achievement at the May 21 Meeting of the Princeton ACS Section.