Science Olympiad

Southern Tier Division C
Binghamton University, Binghamton, NY

On Saturday, February 6th, 2016, Binghamton University hosted the 2016 NY Southern Tier Division C Science Olympiad. Fourteen teams of 12 local high schools participated in 20 events from all fields of the Life Sciences, Math and Engineering, including, for example, Astronomy and Bridge Building.

Close to 200 students competed in these events, with the teams of Vestal High School and Maine Endwell High School taking 1st and 2nd place, moving on to the State competition.

Over 60 volunteers, from a variety of departments of Binghamton University and SUNY Broome helped to make this event a success. The event was sponsored by the Binghamton American Chemical Society (ACS) Local Section, the Department of Physics and Astronomy, and the Department of Chemistry at Binghamton University.

For more information about the Competition go to

Coverage by some of our local media is available at the links below:

WICZ Fox 40 TV - Video

WICZ Fox 40 TV - Article

Time Warner Cable News

WBNG 12 Action News

Binghamton Press and Sun Bulletin Newspaper

Congratulations to all the Olympians!
See you in 2017!

Last Updated: 2/16/16