1 year ago

When:
1 March, 2017

Location:
University of Sydney

Organised by:
Women in Science


Are you ready to kickoff the semester with the ultimate contest of wits and bravery? Then look no further than this tournament of unprecedented scale and kind!

SCISOC, BIOSOC, GEOSOC, PHYSOC, SUMS, SUITS and WISSOC are joining forces to make sure Sem 1 2017 starts with a bang, and not to mention, in true Science undergrad style. Puzzles, guestimation, orienteering, and most importantly rewards in forms of C2H6O* - if you can name it, we can bring it.

***THE RACE***
DATE: Wednesday 1st March
TIME: 4pm start
MEETING POINT: Carslaw ground level (near Science Outreach office)
REGISTRATION DEADLINE: 2.30pm, Wednesday 1st March

How to Register: In person at one of the participating Societies' OWeek stall or online at http://amazingsciencerace.getqpay.com/. Enter the Race as an individual or a team of max 10 participants.

How it works: As teams, every participant will be solving STEM and USyd Science themed puzzles and challenges to find clues to the next checkpoint, and to redeem the completion for points and drink vouchers.

***AFTER PARTY***
DATE: Wednesday 1st March
TIME: 6:30pm start
LOCATION: Side Bar, 509 Pitt St, Sydney NSW 2000 (direct buses from Eastern Ave: 422, 423, 426, 428, M30)

PRICES: FREE entry, $5 House beers, wines, and sparkling, $6 spirits

*Rules regarding alcohol:
Drink vouchers will be distributed as rewards during the 'race' component of the event and could only be redeemed for the duration of the afterparty at Side Bar. The 'afterparty' is for participants who are strictly over 18. ID checks at the door.

The USU supports responsible drinking.