The Wayne County You Be the Chemist Challenge will Take Place at 5:00 PM, March 9, 2016 At the Wayne RESA Annex Auditorium.  Hope to see you There!!!! 

To register your school for this year's event, please visit:
http://challenge.chemed.org/school/create
If you have questions, please contact Angela Davis at:  adavis@PVSChemicals.com  

 


The 11th National You Be The Chemist Challenge was a huge success! The national staff had a great time celebrating science and chemistry with the attendees during the event and, judging from the photos, their guests had a wonderful time as well.  For more information on the event, please CLICK HERE.  Last year's Challenge reached nearly 39,000 students across 34 states as well as the District of Columbia and Puerto Rico. The winner of the 2014 National Championship even got to participate in the 2015 white house Since Fair and meet President Obama. http://www.chemed.org/whats-new/the-white-house-science-fair-was-awesome/  The CEF has also put this wonderful video together highlighting the 2015 National Championship. http://bit.ly/2015natlchallengevideo 

THE 2014 - 2015 WAYNE COUNTY - YOU BE THE CHEMIST CHALLENGE - WAS HELD ON MARCH 16, 2015

Schools that participated were:

  • Eco-Tek -- Detroit
  • Brownell MS -- Grosse Pointe
  • Pierce MS -- Grosse Pointe
  • Frost MS -- Livonia
  • Monteith Elementary -- Grosse Pointe
  • South Arbor Academy -- Ypsilanti
  • Webster Elementary -- Livonia
  • East Middle School -- Plymouth-Canton
  • Highland Park Renaissance
  • Parcells MS -- Grosse Pointe
  • Muslim Youth Academy


Chemical Education Foundation


Resources

IF YOU HAVEN’T YET, PLEASE MAKE SURE TO FOLLOW YOU BE THE CHEMIST ON TWITTER (@CHEM_ED) AND LIKE ON FACEBOOK (CHEMICAL EDUCATIONAL FOUNDATION & YOU BE THE CHEMIST). THEY ARE ALWAYS POSTING PROGRAM UPDATES, PHOTOS, AND FUN SCIENCE FACTS. 

Study materials have also been posted for all qualifying and regional challenges. Follow this link: 

http://www.chemed.org/programs/challenge/study-materials/

 

 


 

As soon as the qualifying exams become available we will post them here! If you have anyone that you know may be interested in participating please have them contact Angela Davis (contact information above) know!


 

Previous participants and Winners in Wayne County 

THE 2013 - 2014 WAYNE COUNTY - YOU BE THE CHEMIST CHALLENGE - WAS HELD ON MARCH 6, 2014

Schools that participated were:

  • Eco-Tek -- Detroit
  • Brownell MS -- Grosse Pointe
  • Pierce MS -- Grosse Pointe
  • Frost MS -- Livonia
  • University Prep Math and Science MS -- Detroit
  • Monteith Elementary -- Grosse Pointe
  • South Arbor Academy -- Ypsilanti
  • Webster Elementary -- Livonia
  • Parcells MS -- Grosse Pointe
  • Lincoln MS -- Ypsilanti
  • Divine Child -- Dearborn
  • George Crocket Academy -- Detroit 

The overall winner was Max Parr from Frost MS in Livonia.  Max was also the 2014 Michigan Winner and placed 9th in the National Competition.


You Be the Chemist

  

The Wayne COUNTY You Be The Chemist Challenge Competion took place on March 12, 2013.

The winners were:

  • 1st Place:  Akanksha Pattanik, Webster Elementary, Livonia
  • 2nd Place:  Elainah Bayless, Science Club Ecotek
  • 3rd Place:  Elizabeth Smith, Pierce Middle School
  • 4th Place:  Jack Burgoyne

The MICHIGAN You Be The Chemist Challenge took place on April 27, 2013 at the Detroit Public Television Studios in Wixom, Michigan.  The winners were:

  • 1st Place:  Ryan Neff, Cranbrook Boys Middle School, Bloomfield HIlls, MI
  • Runner-up:  Akanksha Pattanik, Webster Elementary, Livonia

 

 2012 Wayne County You Be The Chemist Winners

The Wayne County You Be the Chemist Challenge took place on March 5, 2012.  The winners were 

  • 1st Place: Yilin Yang, Frost MS, Livonia
  • 2nd Place: Azach Obsniuk, Frost MS, Livonia
  • 3rd Place: Brendan VanDeKieft, Frost MS, Livonia

The MICHIGAN You Be The Chemist Challenge Competition took place during May of 2012, at the Detroit Public Television Studio in Novi, MI. The winners were:

  • 1st Place: Yilan Yang, Frost MS, Livonia
  • 2nd Place: Joshen Patel, Farmington Hills
  • 3rd Place: Brendan VanDekieft, Frost MS, Livonia
  • 4th Place: Sam Inloes, Cranbrook Boys MS, Bloomfield Hills

The NATIONAL You Be The Chemist Challenge Competition Took place during July of 2012, in Philadelphia, PA. The winners were:

  • 1st Place: Bhagirath Mehta, Des Plaines, IL
  • 2nd Place: Michael Allen, Toledo, OH
  • 3rd Place: Yilin Yang, Livonia, MI
  • 4th Place: Tate Banks, Duncan, OH

Almost 16,000 students across the country participated in the 2011 - 2012 Challenge Cycle.  Congratulations and thanks to everyone for making this possible.

For more information on the National Competition, please click HERE.

Challenge Results for 2010 and 2011

Thanks to Detroit Public TV for making this broadcast possible.

For more information, please clck HERE to read the Press Release on the Michigan Competition.

2011 Wayne County You Be The Chemist Winners

The Wayne County You Be the Chemist Challenge took place on Monday, March 8, 2011.
The winners were:

  • 1st Place: Shanatam Ravan, Frost MS, Livonia
  • 2nd Place: Yilin Yang, Frost MS, Livonia
  • 3rd Place: Brendan VanDeKieft, Frost MS, Livonia
  • 4th Place: Amber Young, Detroit Edison Public School Academy, Detroit

2010 State of Michigan You Be the Chemist Winners

The State competition took place on Saturday, May 2, 2010. The winners were:

  • 1st Place - Calvin Montgomery, Utica
  • 2nd Place - Elena Bongiovanni, All Saints School, Canton

2010 Wayne County You Be The Chemist Winners

The Wayne County You Be the Chemist Challenge took place on Monday, March 8, 2010. The winners were:

  • 1st Place: Shanatam Ravan, Frost MS, Livonia
  • 2nd Place: Daniel Harris, Brownell Elementary, Grosse Pointe
  • 3rd Place: Yilin Yang, Webster Elementary, Livonia
  • 4th Place: Nick Morris, Pierce MS, Grosse Pointe