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Cor Jesu students earn honors in the Eastern Illinois University Academic Challenge

On Saturday, February 2nd, Cor Jesu students participated in the Academic Challenge held at Saint Louis University and hosted by the Physics Department and Pre-Engineering Program at Eastern Illinois University. As a team, Cor Jesu finished in 3rd place.

Each student who participated took two tests of their choice from the following subject areas: Computer Science, Engineering Graphics, English, Math, Biology, Chemistry, and Physics. In addition to placing third overall as a school in the competition, several students placed in the top 3 of the individual tests.

Congratulations to the following students:
Kathryn Theissen ’21 – 1st Place (tie) in Math
Kristin Steiner ’20 – 3rd Place in Math
Jennifer Jansson ’20 – 1st Place (tie) in English and 3rd Place in Biology
Ellie Wich ‘21 – 1st Place (tie) in English
Charlotte Steuby ‘20 – 2nd Place (tie) in English
Samantha Thompson ’20 – 2nd Place (tie) in English and 3rd Place in Physics

Way to go girls – we’re proud of you!