Academic WorldQuest 2013 will take place locally on Saturday, January 19, 2013 from 2 – 5 p.m. at the Rivers Memorial auditorium at Western New England University in Springfield. This year competition is open to public or private high schools in any of the four westernmost counties of Massachusetts or in northern Connecticut.
The categories are:
- US Economic Competitiveness
- US Education: Competing Globally
- US Energy Policy
- Middle East
- UN Millennium Goal: Environmental Sustainability
- Current Events
- Cuban Missile Crisis: 50th Anniversary
Please help us spread the word! Teachers, administrators or parents interested in learning more about fielding a team should contact the World Affairs Council at 413-733-0110 for more information including a study guide which will provide information about preparing for the competition.