Students Investigate Scientific Principles at Olympiad Competition

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By Jennifer Duda

Students use small wooden airplanes to investigate the principles of flight during the recent Illinois Science Olympiad Regional Competition held at College of DuPage. Coordinated by the COD Office of High School Partnerships, more than 600 fifth through ninth graders competed in this day-long event in a number of different categories, including meteorology, food science, anatomy and astronomy. College of DuPage faculty and students also provided assistance throughout the competition, which took place in six of the College's buildings at its Glen Ellyn campus. Click here to see more photos from the event. (Press Photography Network/ Special to College of DuPage)