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Junior Steven Raphael Headed for US Physics Olympiad!
Steven was one of about 400 high school students out of approximately 4000 nationwide to qualify for the 2019 USA Physics Olympiad (USAPhO) invitational round exam which will be held on April 2nd. It is a three hour proof-based exam that covers mechanics, electromagnetism, thermodynamics, relativity, nuclear, atomic, and particle physics, waves, optics and data analysis! This is the second year that Steven has qualified to take the exam. The USAPhO invitational round results are used to select the team representing the United States at the International Physics Olympiad held in Israel this July.
Steven was also recently invited to compete in the invitational round for NACLO. (North American Computational Linguistics Olympiad). More news to follow on both of these competitions.
We wish Steven great success in these amazing accomplishments!
More information about the 2019 USA Physics Olympiad can be found here.