Date: Oct 6&7, 2017
Location: SE Raleigh High School, 600 Rock Quarry Rd, Raleigh, NC 27610
This includes: rules binder, dinner on Friday evening (Italian with vegetarian & gluten-free options), lunch on Saturday (deli sandwiches, again with vegetarian & gluten-free options), and access to all sessions.
There will be coffee and snack available for purchase on Saturday as well.
Want to reserve a space in the forensic-style lab sessions for the Coaches Clinic? Reserve your space here.
Friday, Oct 6
Registration begins at 5pm, dinner is from 5:30 – 6:30. There will then be a variety of in-depth 2-hour sessions on Friday night that will include:
Bottle Rockets 101 – learn the best bottle rocket tricks from the National event supervisor
Astronomy – Stellar evolution
Solar System – How to analyze images
Bridge-a-roni – how to get past the pasta monstronsities
Disease Detectives – Q&A for experienced coaches & participants with the National event supervisor from the CDC
New Coach 101 – Congrats, you are an Olympiad coach! Now what?
Roller Coaster – come see what this new event is all about
Super Sleuths/Crimebusters Lab – come experience the entire lab event that your students will participate in. Signup required (limited to the first 20 people, signup will be HERE and will go live at 8am on Sept 15.
Wright Stuff/Helicopters – How to trim a plane for better flights
Saturday Oct 7
Sessions are 1-hour long and run continuously from 8am – 5pm. Each session is run at least twice, but it is impossible to cover everything by yourself. Either pick the most important sessions or bring a friend!
We will publish the schedule HERE as soon as it is finalized.
Back by popular demand – the swap meet! We have a truckload of donated science and teaching materials from various partners that will be out for the taking starting Friday evening. You do not have to contribute in order to take things, but if you have unused ‘stuff’ that you think others could use, please bring it along!
The NCSO store will be open for business Friday and Saturday with everything we have to help your teams this year.
We will publish an inventory list HERE when it is ready.
There are many area hotels close to the clinic. We have reserved a block of rooms for you at the following hotel, please call and ask for the Science Olympiad rate.
Address: 1722 Walnut St, Cary, NC 27511
Phone: (919) 481-1200