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Chemistry Club members look toward spring chemistry competitions

Chemistry Club sponsor Virginia Kundrat writes an SRT pass for one of her AP Chemistry students on March 10.

Madeline Misterka

March 12, 2020

Multiple Chemistry Club members are currently working in preparation for the Washington University Chemistry Tournament (WUCT), and the United States National Chemistry Olympiad (USNCO). The WUCT competition will take place in St. Louis on April 4. The USNCO competition will take place in late March at ...

Chemistry Club to host elementary outreach event on Feb. 21

Madeline Misterka

February 19, 2020

The Chemistry Club will host an after-school outreach event at Orchard Park from 6:30 to 8 p.m. on Feb. 21. At the event, club members working stations will demonstrate basic chemistry experiments for elementary-aged students.  “Parents and kids will be going around in about 30 minute periods to go to diff...

Chemistry Club prepares to host outreach event on Feb. 21

Madeline Misterka

January 28, 2020

The Chemistry Club has begun preparations for an after-school outreach event, which will take place Orchard Park on Feb. 21, where club members will perform demonstrations for elementary-aged students to introduce them to chemistry. “There’ll be three rotations from 6:30 to 8 approximately. I’m not...

Science Bowl advances their practices for Nationals

Science Bowl advances their practices for Nationals

Riley Hamilton

April 20, 2019

The A team placed with good results in the Regional Science Bowl competition which took place a few weeks ago. Only one team in from state advances to the National competition, and that was head sponsor Virginia Kundrat’s A team. Senior and president Kevin Liu explained that the practice system has ...

Science Bowl reflects on Invitational Competition results

Riley Hamilton

March 4, 2019

The 2019 Invitational Competition which took place on Jan. 2, took a good turn for the top A team this season. After months of preparation since the summer, head sponsor and science teacher Virginia Kundrat helped lead the team. The final placements for this competition are not important, because as K...

Top Science Bowl team to participate in State competition

Riley Hamilton

February 15, 2019

This past Saturday, on Feb. 2, 2019, the top team, also known as the A team, of Virginia Kundrat's Science Bowl Club participated in the 2019 invitational competition. This has been the event the teams have been preparing for all school year, since the end of summer and beginning of August. Alternating with...

Chemistry Club to hold competition for younger children

Rohan Mahesh

February 6, 2019

Chemistry Club students have found many interesting ways to have competitions. One of these ways is through middle schoolers. These competitions have been thought out to be low in stress level and very easy to perform. The idea of having chemistry competitions for middle schoolers will allow these ch...

Science Bowl practices for the Regional Competition in February

Riley Hamilton

December 13, 2018

This upcoming April of 2019, the Science Bowl team will participate in the national competition that takes place in Washington D.C. Before this competition takes place, judges will determine the winner of the top place finisher of the A team at the Regional competition in February. This top place fini...

Science Bowl meets weekly to practice for upcoming competitions

Riley Hamilton

November 23, 2018

The 2018 Science Bowl team has been preparing for the invitational, regional, and national competitions since the week after Labor Day, with the top team getting ready even over the summer. However, these three upcoming competitions in January, February, and April cannot be successful without the prac...

Chemistry Club to plan and meet for upcoming events

Rohan Mahesh

November 10, 2018

As of now, the Chemistry Club is going through basic chemistry and lab work along with demonstrations to help many kids get on the right track. By doing this, chemistry club members are working up on their way to become a top tier chemistry olympiad partaker. The Carmel High School chemistry club is also...

Updates from Chemistry Club members

Rohan Mahesh

November 10, 2018

The Chemistry Club’s first priority is to help you enjoy learning about the ways of chemistry. Club sponsor Virginia Kundrat teaches her chemistry classes with enjoyment and strives to make chemistry easy and fun for everyone in her class. She said, “Whenever students have problems on homework I...