### Philadelphia Engineering/Math Challenge

Irene Murzyn, Nydirah Torrence, Josh Bowers, Emmy Mattei, Ngozi Enwereji, Patience Elliot and Caleb Hughes participated in the Philadelphia Engineering/Math Challenge sponsored by Penn State University and NCTM. The first day of this two-day challenge took place on Wednesday, February 8th. Students participated in a Math Quiz Bowl against five other high schools, designed a storage box to capture heat, and learned about solar power from engineers. In March, they will build and present their design to judges.