2016 Future City Great Plains Region

Congratulations to the winners of the 2016 Future City Great Plains Region competition held last Saturday, January 23rd at  LEEP2 Engineering building at Kansas University in Lawrence, KS! Below is the top 5 standings and pictures of the winning groups:

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1.       Tallakha-Muhara Southwest Middle School – Lawrence, KS
2.       Paoteora Liberty Memorial Central Middle School – Lawrence, KS
3.       Kampong Cham Pike Valley Junior High – Courtland, KS
4.       Joabsoni Morgan County R-1 School – Stover, MO
5.       Duwamia Lansing Middle School – Lansing, KS

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First Place – Tallakha-Muhara (Lawrence, KS)

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2nd Place – Paoteora (Lawrence, KS)

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3rd Place – Kampong Cham (Courtland, KS)

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4th Place – Joabsoni (Stover, MO)

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5th Place – Duwamia (Lansing, KS)

New Science Camp in Topeka

712 Innovations and Manchester School for Young Children have paired up to create STEAMOPOLIS! STEAMOPOLIS is a unique educational experience for school age children to enroll in, on days off from school! All-day labs teach kids about Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Mathematics! There is a VERY limited number of spots for each event – so share and tell your friends!

Learn more at: www.steamopolis.com/

Steamopolis online flyer

Future City’s New Website

Have you heard?  Future City’s website got a makeover!

Visit http://futurecity.org today to learn about the new program framework for 2015-2016 and this year’s challenge: Waste Not, Want Not.

You can also download some great new resources and the updated Program Handbook.

Also, stay tuned to Facebook (https://www.facebook.com/FutureCityCompetition) for further updates about the competition, the new and revised deliverables, and helpful tips and tricks!

If you have yet to register, please visit http://futurecity.org/register to sign up today!

Questions?  Email us at futurecityks@gmail.com – we look forward to hear from you!