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'Why I Love Science' Competition

 On the 9th of January we attended the "Why I Love Science" finals at the Rutherford Appleton Laboratory. We were chosen out of 160 students as a result of our initial essays on why we love science. We started the evening by touring their high tech laser facility with the 14 other finalists. We, then, each gave a 2 minute presentation based on our essays. After long adjudication, the results saw us as joint runners up, a very close competition against all the other presentations! We would like to thank both Miss Hamdy and Mr Baker for viewing our presentations and supporting us at the event.

Ruby Devlin and Tom Scaife

Ruby and Tom had done exceptionally well to get through to the finals of the competition, and found themselves up against students from top independent schools from as far away as Essex. Both spoke eloquently and passionately about science, using humour, questions and poetry to make the audience think. We were both incredibly proud to see them placed joint second, each receiving a ‘Constellation umbrella’, which we are both very jealous of!

Miss Hamdy and Mr Baker

Posted: 2018-01-19 16:30:00
Last Edited: 2018-01-30 08:41:52