STUDENTS AWARDED AT NATIONAL CHEMISTRY OLYMPIAD July 8th, 2015 Connor_Henderson Latest News Shares Comments King George V Chemistry students are celebrating after their success in the national Chemistry Olympiad. This competition allows students, who are studying chemistry at AS and A level, to challenge their current chemistry knowledge. Jane Wells, Chemistry course leader at the college, said: “This is the first time the College has taken part in the Olympiad. “It is a great opportunity for the students to test their knowledge. There’s a possibility for the top-performing students to be selected by the Royal Society of Chemistry Olympiad Selection Committee to represent the UK at the International Chemistry Olympiad, which is held in Azerbaijan later in 2015 “Students had to complete a written test. The questions the students had to answer were based on real world chemistry problems. This is a great way for them to develop skills that will enable them to study chemistry at university and beyond. “Well done to all the students who took part. A special congratulations to Dan Howard who won a Gold award, Sam Walby for a Silver and Sam Bunn for a Bronze Award in the first round of the Olympiad’s chemical knowledge test paper.” For more information about Chemistry at the college click here. Submit News Contact us with your community, business or sport news. Phone 07581350321 Email [email protected] Facebook www.facebook.com/otsnews.co.uk Twitter www.twitter.com/onthespot_news Breaking local news as it happens, searchable archives with photographs, the ability to instantly comment on news articles – there are so many advantages to OTS (Onthespot) News. If you want your news read locally online then send it to [email protected]– relying only on the newspaper is to restrict yourself to an ever reducing audience. Related Comments comments!