Lylah O’Brien-Paquin was one of several School District 52 students who showed off their science projects at the 2017 Science Fair

VIDEO: Brilliant minds in Prince Rupert schools

Jhian Mahboubi, Lylah O'Brien-Paquin and Owen Davies triumph at SD52 2017 Science Fair

The 2017 School District 52 Science Fair, held at the Port Interpretive Centre on April 1, showed off the many briliiant and creative minds that the Prince Rupert school district had to offer.Among the many terrific submissions, were top-three finishers Jhian Mahboubi, Lylah O’Brien-Paquin and Owen Davies.Mahboubi collected first overall for a virtual reality and learning entry, O’Brien-Paquin and her project that tested the laws of gravity, mass and friction using a go-kart and three ramps came in second, and Davies’ air quality entry came third.Congratulations to all participants.

 

Get local stories you won't find anywhere else right to your inbox.
Sign up here

Just Posted

B.C. COVID-19 contact restrictions working, Dr. Bonnie Henry says

’Not out of the woods yet’ as next two weeks are critical

Northwest Regional Airport says ridership extremely low amid COVID-19

The airport has enacted enhanced sanitary measures and reduced flights

Shames Mountain pleads for public to stay away from ski hill following large social gathering

Camera footage shows a parking lot full of people mingling, ignoring social distancing mandate

Fisherman drowns crossing Skeena River

59-year old Prince Rupert victim pronounced dead at Mills Memorial

Coastal GasLink will consult with health authorities before construction recommences

The company continues to perform environmental monitoring, pipe delivery and stockpile

Morning world update: Cases surge past 600,000; positive news in Germany

Spain suffers its deadliest day as Germany considers April 20 to possibly loosen restrictions

VIDEO: Penguins roam empty halls of Vancouver Aquarium

COVID-19 has forced the Vancouver Aquarium to close access to guests – leaving room for its residents

Kids get back to learning in B.C., online

Ministry of Education rolls out new tool for school

67 more B.C. COVID-19 cases, two more deaths in Vancouver region

Positive tests found in Surrey, Langley long-term care facilities

‘Now is not the time to bag that peak’: BCSAR manager discourages risky outdoor adventures

Call volumes are not going down, even as the COVID-19 pandemic persists

Food Banks BC already seeing surge in demand due to COVID-19 pandemic

Executive director Laura Lansink said they expect applications will keep increasing

Nanaimo couple caught aboard cruise ship with four dead and COVID-19 present

Four ‘older guests’ have died on Holland America’s Zaandam; cruise line confirms two COVID-19 cases

Frontline workers receiving COVID-19 isolation exemptions prompt concerns

Provincial Health Authority staff exempt from self-isolation upon return from international travel

Most Read