Carl Albert State College Sallisaw STEM Fair
Carl Albert State College-Sallisaw hosted the Second Annual STEM Fair in the J.T. and Mary Jo Stites Center. Seventh and eighth grade students from Muldrow and Sallisaw participated in the event.
Cherokee Nation Council Member and CASC representative Bryan Warner stated, “The STEM Fair is an opportunity for students to develop theories based on science, technology, engineering, and/or mathematics and develop projects based on those theories.” CASC-Sallisaw STEM Fair was supported by The Cherokee Nation.
First place winner this year was Madison Walters from Muldrow. Her entry on the cost comparison of light bulbs called “Watts Up” earned her $200 and a certificate. In addition, her teacher Kendra Phillips won $200, and Muldrow Schools received a prize of $500.
Viktoria Morris and Mary Vang of Sallisaw placed second in the fair. They received $175 and a certificate for their entry on the study of boiling water to remove bacteria called “Murky Waters.”
Lily Sifuentes of Muldrow placed third with her entry on whether water that has been microwaved is bad for human health titled “Microwaved Water.” She received $150 and a certificate.
Honorable mention went to Braden Salazar and Lakelyn Shamblin of Muldrow, along with Davin-lee Chavez of Sallisaw.