Brain Bee Competition Set

The University of Scranton will host the 18th annual Northeast PA Brain Bee for high school students in grades 9 through 12 on Saturday, Feb. 4. The competition begins at 1 p. m. in the Loyola Science Center on the University’s campus.

The competition encourages high school students to study the brain and how it relates to intelligence, memory, emotions, sensations, movements, stress, aging, sleep and brain disorders. The registration deadline is Feb. 1.

For more information or to register online, visit https://sites. google.com/site/nepabrainbee/or contact Robert Waldeck, Ph. D., program director and associate professor of biology, at 570-941-4324 or robert.waldeck@scranton.edu.