Moon Area Middle School 7th grade student, Nithya Kaarthi, won first place for grades 6-8 in the 2019 National Chemistry Week Illustrated Poem Contest.
The contest is hosted by the Pittsburgh Section of the American Chemical Society. Participants in the contest wrote a poem that parallels this year’s theme of “Marvelous Metals.” The regional competition included submissions from 17 area schools and 76 participants.
Kaarthi’s winning submission will advance to the national competition.
Good luck, Nithya!