World Affairs Council of Kentucky and Southern Indiana
Team members: Shravan Ravishankar, Madan Subheeswar, Abilash Thout, Mark Raj; Coach: Esther Tamplin
Congratulations to Coach Esther Tamplin and the team from DuPont Manual High School! This team placed 5th overall at the World Affairs Councils of America’s 2016 Academic WorldQuest™ Competition! The competition was held in Washington D.C. on Saturday, April 23, 2016. They competed against 200+ high school students from across the country in a thrilling competition testing their knowledge of international affairs. Competition topics included: NATO, Asian matters for America, international trade and finance, the Sultanate of Oman, privacy in the digital age, the Arctic, global food security, the organization of American states, great decisions, and other topics relating to current events.
The World Affairs Council of Kentucky and Southern Indiana is proud to have had this accomplished team represent our council at this year’s competition! Congratulations to their coach, Esther Tamplin, and the team! What a fantastic job!
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