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Public Relations Director
College of the Ozarks
Point Lookout, MO 65726
Office: (417) 690-2212
Date: April 29, 2013
SUBJECT: COLLEGE OF THE OZARKS STUDENTS SWEEP COMPETITION AT MISSOURI ACADEMY OF SCIENCE
By: Turner Brock
College of the Ozarks hosted the annual Missouri Academy of Science competition April 19- 20, 2013. This event welcomed students from junior and senior high schools, as well as college students and professionals. Students competed in their respective science division by giving a 12-minute oral presentation, followed by taking three minutes of questions from judges and audience members. This year, five C of O students won awards.
Katey Glaspy took first place in chemistry, and Makayla Enxer placed first in biology. Carly Engel finished second in chemistry, and Charles Laber took the third place position in chemistry.
The Missouri Academy of Science was created in 1934 “for the purposes of promoting the increase and the diffusion of scientific spirit, and promoting cooperation between the scientific interests of Missouri.”