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    Winners of National Chemistry Week Poetry Contest

    National Chemistry Week

    On behalf of the NCW poetry contest committee, we would like to THANK everyone that entered this year.  We had over 30 entries.  We appreciate all of your creativity and effort.  Winners were decided based on creativity, chemistry used and explained, and relating it to the theme of the week.

    Stay tuned for other competitions! The next poetry contest will be in the spring for Chemists Celebrate Earth Week (CCEW) to honor Earth Day in April. 

    The following K -12 students are the winners of this year’s NCW poetry contest:

    3rd - 5th grade competition:  Akshara Kasinathan – 4th grader at Barbara B. Rose Elementary School

    9th – 12th grade competition:  Zainab Talha – 10th grader at Glenbard South High School