We Need Volunteers! Central NM Science Olympiad Event Supervisors needed! Saturday, February 3, 2018. UNM ~ Johnson Center
We need volunteers for the following events:
Crime Busters (forensic lab event)
Game On (computer programing)
Rocks & Minerals
Wright Stuff (balsa wood airplane construction/testing)
What is Science Olympiad?
Science Olympiad is a national competition that brings together middle school and high school students to compete in science-oriented events.
What is an Event Supervisor?
An event supervisor is a volunteer with relevant expertise who manages an individual event of the competition. It can be a teacher, student (college or above), industry professional, past or present. Nearly anyone with a background in the event’s topic is welcome!
What does an event supervisor do?
- Read and become familiar with the event rules
- Set up and run the event on the day of the competition
- Some events require the event supervisor to prepare a written test, other events require them to identify, gather and/or construct supplies, measuring devices, and test apparatus
What support is available to volunteers?
- Advice, insight, and other support are available from the competition coordinator as well as past and current event supervisors
- We can purchase of supplies and provide volunteers to assist on the day of the competition
- We feed you! Breakfast, lunch and snacks available on the day of the competition
If you have expertise/experience in any of the subject areas listed above and you are passionate about helping students succeed in STEM, please contact Erin at firstname.lastname@example.org for more information!