When:
2020/02/29 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm America/New York Timezone
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Where:
Canisius College
1013B Science Hall
2001 Main St, Buffalo
NY 14208
Cost:
Free
Contact:
Dr. Elizabeth Hogan
716-888-2552

The WNY Brain Bee is a high school competition designed to inspire students to learn about the human brain and motivate them to enter professions where they can treat and find cures for brain disorders. Students will be tested on their knowledge of  the human brain. Topics include brain anatomy & development, neurological diseases, memory, movement, and sensation.

Format: During Round I & II, all students receive the same questions and  record written answers . During Round III, students give oral responses to questions. Students compete until they have answered 3 questions incorrectly .

What can I win?:
•       1st  place : Eligible to compete in the National Brain Bee. Stipend for travel expenses for winner and adult companion.
•  1st, 2nd, & 3rd place:  Cash prizes

How do I prepare for the competition?
•       Students should study the free primer  “Brain Facts”
•       Students can attend the free Brain Bee Prep Class at Canisius College

Who can participate?
•  All WNY high school students in grades 9th -12th can participate.
•  Registration,  primer, and prep class are all free.

How do I register?
•       send an email to Dr. Elizabeth Hogan  at hogane@canisius.edu
•       or fill out the Google form at :https://forms.gle/9duoaLmKFTQbgKLy9

Registration deadline:  Feb.21, 2020

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