When the Wabash chemistry
department was looking for a way to enjoy science
and reach out to the community, senior Adam Moser
came up with the Chemistry Olympics—a five-part
competition in which students from three area high
schools compete for the “Silver Beaker”
Nikki Perry and
her group from Crawfordsville High School—students
of Pru Phillips, wife of chemistry professor David
Phillips—earned the beaker.
a fun time, a challenging one,” says Moser.
“And since they’re high school juniors
considering college, this a is really good time
for them to visit a college chemistry department
and meet chemistry majors."