Y-12 teams up with Sunset Rotary Club in annual science fair
Wednesday, March 21, 2012 - 11:16am
Y‑12 National Security Complex teamed up with the Sunset Rotary Club of Oak Ridge to present the 3rd Annual Oak Ridge Science Fair. The science fair was held at Y‑12’s New Hope Center in Oak Ridge.
Three students were selected as overall grand prize winners. Jefferson Middle School fifth grader Ethan Brady was the first place grand prize winner for his physical science project on the “Effect of Light on Corrosion.” As the overall grand prize winner, Ethan and his parents won a trip to NASA Space Camp in Huntsville, Ala.
Ethan’s brother, Andrew Brady, a fourth grader from Woodland Elementary School, took home second place in the grand prize category for his physical science project on the “Effect of Materials on Ball Bouncing.” Woodland third grader Brennan Brook won the third place grand prize for his life science project titled, “Are all Sweetener Crystals Alike?” The second and third place grand prize winners were awarded Kindle readers as part of their prize packages.