2016 New Hampshire Academic WorldQuest Competition
Keynote Address: Deepika Kurup;
Inventor, Scientist and Clean Water Advocate
Saturday, March 5
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Hospitality Center - Southern NH University
Members of the public are invited to join us: hear from keynote speaker Deepika Kurup, cheer on your favorite team, or play along from the audience!
Directions to campus; see map and photo of Hospitality Center below.
Academic WorldQuest is a competition for NH high school students to test their knowledge of the world! Teams of 4-5 students compete against each other by answering multiple choice questions about 10 topics in world affairs. More information
10:00 am - Registration & Snacks
10:30 am- Welcome & Keynote Address
11 am - Competition begins
12 pm - Break & Pizza
12:30 pm - competition resumes
1:30 pm - winners announced; raffle prizes
Competition is funded, in part, by the Mayer Foundation and the Sidore Foundation
THANK YOU SPONSORS!
More About Deepika Kurup
Deepika Kurup, a former student at Nashua High School and current student at Harvard University, developed a simple and inexpensive water purification technique using solar energy. For her invention, she was awarded first prize at the 2012 Discovery Education 3M Young Scientist Challenge and the 2014 U.S. Stockholm Junior Water Prize. In January 2015, Deepika was named as one of Forbes' 30 under 30 in Energy.
Southern NH University's Hospitality Center;
PARKING - the Washington Parking Lot (Lot 3 C)