2nd Federal competition in Biology for high school students was held today on International Burch University
Within the organization of Association of Biologists of Tuzla Canton and IBU, 74 students that were successful on their cantonal competitions faced with 2nd Federal Competition in Biology on 19th of May, hosted by our University.
President of the Asociation of Biologists of Tuzla Canton, Prof. Dr. Rifet Terzić and the members of the Organization Committee Assist. Prof. Dr. Isat Skenderović and Mr. Admir Salihagić, the Secretary General of IBU, held the opening speeches and wished all the best to the students.
Contesters were split in two different groups: Ecology and Genetics with Biotechnology where they demonstrated their theoretical knowledge. After the test, evaluation of the jury consisted of professors occurred and we got the winners.
1st place - Džidić Nizama, JU Mješovita srednja škola ''Hasan Kikić'', Gradačac
2nd place - Begić Ajla, STŠ ''Hasib Hadžović'', Goražde
3rd place - Ramić Nermina, SMŠ ''Zijah Dizdarević'' and Džinović Adi, JU Gimnazija ''Mustafa Novalić'', Gradačac
Genetics and Biotechnology
1st place - Alispahić Inela, JU Mješovita srednja škola, Banovići
2nd place - Isić Edis, JU Gimnazija ''Edhem Mulabdić'' Maglaj and Huskić Harun, JU Gimnazija Meša Selimović, Tuzla
3rd place - Omić Emina, JU Gimnazija ''Mustafa Novalić'', Gradačac
Winners were presented certificates, handed by University Rector Prof. Dr. Hüseyin Padem and Prof. Dr. Rifet Terzić. All place holders got the valuable scholarship for the Department of Genetics and Bioengineering on International Burch University, ranging from 50% to 30%.
The event was closed with the hope for having the National Biology Competition of Bosnia and Herzegovina in 2013, that will gather even more young people, naming the Biology as their fauvorite class.