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Competition Day (May 20/continued again)

The restaurant we ate at on competition night was wonderful.  It was within walking distance of the hotel.  It was full of all kinds of local people – prom attendees eating prior, retirees having dinner, families eating out. The Malibu Grill in Bloomington, Indiana was worth the few minutes it took the staff to set… Continue reading Competition Day (May 20/continued again)

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Competition Day (May 20/continued)

Once we got to campus, we unloaded the bus.  We had breakfast foods, snacks, binders, all kinds of things that were necessary for the day.  As the last two of us were walking up to the team room, one student came back.  He was sure he had left his books on the bus for the… Continue reading Competition Day (May 20/continued)

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First Full Day in Bloomington

Typing while traveling was fun.  The final straw has occurred.  We have explored campus.  It looked huge on the map but in reality is not bad.  I think the 15 minutes between events is more than enough time, even for the slowest of the students.  We found all the locations and, as the boys say,… Continue reading First Full Day in Bloomington

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Indiana’s calling….(5/18)

Wasn’t that the lyrics of a song in the late 70s ?  Well, whether it was or not, Indiana’s calling as we finished our first day of travel to National Science Olympiad competition in Bloomington, Indiana. Coming from upstate NY, there is probably no easy way to get to Indiana.  I am sure there are… Continue reading Indiana’s calling….(5/18)