HARRISBURG ACADEMY TEAM COMPETED WELL IN NATIONAL WORLDQUEST!

HARRISBURG ACADEMY TEAM COMPETED WELL IN NATIONAL WORLDQUEST!

Students from Cumberland Valley take Second Place in 2015 Academic WorldQuest Competition.
Students from Cumberland Valley take Second Place in 2015 Academic WorldQuest Competition.
2015 Third Place Winning Team
The team from Cedar Cliff Won Third Place int eh 2015 Academic WorldQuest competition held at Elizabethtown College.

 

Harrisburg Academy Wins First Place in 2015 Academic WorldQuest Competition.  The team will compete again schools from throughout the country at Georgetown University on April 24-25.
Harrisburg Academy Wins First Place in 2015 Academic WorldQuest Competition. The team will compete against schools from throughout the country at Georgetown University on April 24-25.

Thanks to Elizabethtown College’s Center for Global Understanding and Peacemaking for hosting the 2015 Academic WorldQuest Competition!

CONGRATULATIONS to the winning teams:

Harrisburg Academy – First Place!  Second consecutive year as top team!
Cumberland Valley High School – Second Place!  Fifth year in a row placing in winning teams!
Cedar Cliff High School – Third Place!  First year competing in competition!

Academic WorldQuest is a global affairs and U.S. foreign policy-based knowledge competition. Every year, over 4,000 high school students across the U.S. participate in local WorldQuest competitions hosted by their World Affairs Council. The winners of each local competition travels to Washington, D.C., for the National Competition. This year’s National Competition will host over 40 teams from across the country from Hawaii and Alaska to Florida. The competition consists of teams of four students answering 100 questions over ten rounds. This year’s categories are:

2014-2015 Topics Were:Russia / Eurasia

Youth, Jobs, and Social Unrest

Food and Water

Future of Energy

Africa Rising

Climate Change

Asia and the New Global Economy

Millennium Development Goals: 2015 and Beyond

Great Decisions

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