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Regional Science Fair

posted Mar 17, 2013, 2:42 PM by webmaster dhs   [ updated Mar 17, 2013, 2:43 PM ]
DeKalb High School students made a great showing at Regional Science Fair on Saturday, March 16th.  Six students competed and and they all earned an award. Leah Hefty, Nicole Gillespie, and Derek Sutton qualified for the State Science Fair Competition on April 6th.

2nd place Behavioral and Social Sciences:  Nicole Gillespie
3rd place Behavioral and Social Sciences:  Dani Esterline
 1st place Botany and Microbiology:  Derek Sutton
2nd place Chemistry:  Abigail Brown
1st place Environmental and Earth Science:  Leah Hefty
1st place Physics and Astronomy:  Hunter Cone 

DeKalb students also won these special awards:

Derek Sutton
·         Indiana State Association of Soil and Water Conservation District
·         Northeast Indiana Solid Waste Management
·         Ricoh Sustainable Development Award
·         United States Navy and Marine Award

Leah Hefty
·         Indiana Water Environmental Association/ Water Environment Federation
·         Purdue College of Agriculture
·         Society of Women Engineers
·         Steuben county Lakes Council
·         United States Navy and Marine Award

Abby Brown
·         United States Army Award

Hunter Cone
·         United States Air Force Award