Jaanimmarik's Sciences Fair took place on February 1st 2017. Many students presented their research. The first place winners were: Elia Lauzon and Qullik Whiteley-Tukkiapik, Sec. 4 students. The second place winners were the Sec 1.0 english students represented by Sonia Gordon and Betsy Angnatuk and the third place was to the Sec 1A english class. Elia, Qullik, Sonia and Betsy presented their research projects to the Nunavik Regional Science Fair on February 14 and 15 at Innalik School, in Inukjuak. During these two days, teams of young scientists from each of the 14 Nunavik communities presented their projects to students, parents and local residents.
The first prize (500$) was awarded to Elia lauzon and Qullik Whiteley-Tukkiapik from our school !Their project sought to determine which blood group was the most represented amongst the Kuujjuaq Inuit. In addition to winning the first prize, they will have the opportunity to represent Nunavik at the Quebec Aboriginal Science Fair, in Odanak, from March 28 to 30, 2017.
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