The Academic Quadrathlon competition is an annual competition sponsored by the American Society of Animal Science. Each spring, the University of Nebraska -Lincoln Department of Animal Science conducts a local contest to determine the team that will represent University of Nebraska -Lincoln at the Midwestern Section American Society of Animal Science Academic Quadrathlon competition. At the regional competition, the University of Nebraska -Lincoln team competes against other Midwest region schools. An Academic Quadrathlon Team consists of four members who compete in four competitions: quiz bowl, lab practicum, oral presentation, and written test.
When is the competition?
The local (University of Nebraska -Lincoln) competition will be held Sunday February 17, 2019 and Monday February 18, 2019. Teams will be required to be present on both evenings from 5:00 – 9:00 p.m. **DINNER WILL BE PROVIDED ON BOTH EVENINGS.
The competition gives student's the opportunity to demonstrate their knowledge of animal agriculture and the winning team has the opportunity to participate in the regional competition that is conducted annually at the ASAS Midwestern Section meeting in Omaha, NE.
Team formation and sign-up?
Teams consist of four undergraduate students from University of Nebraska -Lincoln. Team members may come from any University of Nebraska -Lincoln department or program. TO REGISTER YOUR TEAM FOR THIS YEAR'S COMPETITION, CLICK ON THE FOLLOWING LINK: Sign Up Your Team
REGISTRATION DEADLINE: February 11, 2019
Contact Tom Burkey at 472-6423 or firstname.lastname@example.org