July 10, 2017

Penn State tops AQ

A team of undergraduates from Penn State University dominated the National ASAS Academic Quadrathlon competition, held July 7-8, at the University of Maryland.

Teams from California State University-Chico, Kansas State University, Penn State University, and Texas Tech University competed in four events: a lab practicum, written exam, oral presentation, and quiz bowl.

A video showcasing the AQ teams and events will be available for viewing soon. Team photos can be found below. See more photos from the event on the ASAS Facebook page. Congratulations to all four teams on a fantastic competition!

Here's how the teams placed overall and in each of the four events:

Overall:

1st - Penn State University

2nd - Kansas State University

3rd - California State University, Chico

4th - Texas Tech University

Lab Practicum:

1st - Penn State University

2nd - Kansas State University

3rd - Texas Tech University

4th - California State University, Chico

Written Exam:

1st - Penn State University

2nd - California State University, Chico

3rd - Texas Tech University

4th - Kansas State University

Oral Presentation:

1st - California State University, Chico

2nd - Penn State University

3rd - Kansas State University

4th - Texas Tech University

Quiz Bowl:

1st - Kansas State University

2nd - Penn State University

3rd - California State University, Chico

4th - Texas Tech University

Photos: Penn State AQ team (top left), Kansas State AQ team (top right), California State-Chico AQ team (bottom left), Texas Tech AQ team (bottom right).

Penn State AQ team       Kansas State AQ team

 

California State Chico AQ team      Texas Tech AQ team