Congratulations to students of Cedar Cliff High, winners of the 2017 Academic WorldQuest Competition sponsored by the World Affairs Council of Harrisburg.
Winners are: Teacher Angela Camps and students — Patrick Yohe, Aidan Moretz, Nada Rahmouni and Avery Peiffer.
The 2017 Academic WorldQuest Competition of the World Affairs Council of Harrisburg on Saturday, April 1 at Elizabethtown College.
Second-place winners include: Jesse Lin, Seamus Burns, Evan Sensenig, Tamoya Payne of the Milton Hershey School
Third-place winners are: Abigail West, Alex Crosby, Hayden Dubniczki, Jill Pasewark of Cumberland Valley High School.
The competition has been held on the campus of Elizabethtown College for the past 3 years.Students answered 10 rounds of 10 questions on global issues that included:
|Round 1: Current Events||Round 6: Countering Violent Extremism|
|Round 2: Great Decisions||Round 7: Turkey|
|Round 3: Peace and Conflict in Today’s World||Round 8: Global Megacities|
|Round 4: Combating Infectious Diseases||Round 9: China|
|Round 5: European Union||Round 10: Women in Technology|
Previous winning teams hailed from Harrisburg Academy and Cumberland Valley!