Results For Our 2020 International Finalists
in the First Ever Virtual IC Competition.

 

Congratulations to ALL of our 2020 participants in this years International Conference. It was planned for this event to be held at the University of Massachusetts-Amherst, but due to Covid-19 it became a totally virtual competition.

We are so proud of all our participants for representing us so well and so very delighted with the very impressive results from this year's event. This has been NZ's biggest haul ever.

COMMUNITY PROBLEM SOLVING

(Team Competition)

3rd  - Middle Division - Human Services -  Mangawhai Beach School
Unite in Strength
Jack Brooks, Tatiana Chan-Chui, Ruby Judson, Sophie Lambert and Michael Lynch
Coach: Cate Campbell

2nd  - Senior Division - Education -  Kristin School
Student Forward
Chris Furlong, Evy Hwangbo and Claire Liang
Coach: Helen Mansfield

(Individual Competition)

1st  - Middle Division - Kristin School
Above the Glass Ceiling
Tiffany Ho
Coach: Helen Mansfield

GLOBAL ISSUES PROBLEM SOLVING

(Team Competition)

7th - Junior Division - Northcross Intermediate
Ella Kirkpatrick, Jasmine Liu, Carmen Marks and Sofia Sherbakova
Coach: Glenis Martin

5th - Middle Division - Nelson College
Adam Barton, Sam Brookes, Fergus Richards and Oliver Taylor
Coach: Sarah Watts

3rd - Senior Division - Cashmere High School
Isaac Cone, Jessica Cowie, Max Croucher and Cameron Hudson
Coach: Sue Williams

(Individual Competition)

2nd - Junior Division - Cobham Intermediate
Hugh Ryan
Coach: Bronwyne Rankin

3rd - Middle Division - Westlake Boys' High School
Stirling Bennett
Coach: Dr. Catherine Salmons

5th Senior Division - Westlake Girls' High Scjool
Abigail Clements
Coach: Kam Sadler

(MAGIC Competition)

We had four NZ students compete in the Multi Affiliate Global Issues Competition this year and they all placed. In this competition teams are made up of students from multiple affiliates. This is the first time they have competed together as a team so is quite a challenge, let alone having to do this remotely.

2nd - Junior Division - St Andrew's College
James Anthony
Coach: Julie Rogers

3rd - Junior Division - St Andrew's College
Jasmine Hooker
Coach: Julie Rogers

Both junior division teams were composed of members from the Alaska, Australia and New Zealand affiliates.

1st - Senior Division - Cashmere High School
Sam Anderson
Coach: Sue Williams
Affiliates: California, New Hampshire, Minnesota and New Zealand

3rd - Junior Division - Cashmere High School
Andy Beuzenberg
Coach: Sue Williams
Affiliates: California, Illinois and New Zealand

SCENARIO WRITING

(Individual Competition)

6th - Middle Division - Cashmere High School
Billie Pine
Coach: Sue Williams

PRESENTATION OF ACTION PLAN

(Team Competition)

2nd - Junior Division - Northcross Intermediate
Ella Kirkpatrick, Jasmine Liu, Carmen Marks and Sofia Sherbakova
Coach: Glenis Martin

2nd - Middle Division - Selwyn House School
Evelyn King, Sylvie King, Lulu O'Donnell and Xanthe Pearce
Coaches: Greg Pearce and Bridget Compton-Moen

4th - Middle Division - St Andrew's College
Will Bainbridge-Smith, Elia Short, Scarlett Gray, Megan Simpson and Chantellee Xiong
Coach: Julie Rogers

HONOURABLE MENTIONS

Global Issues Problem Solving - Team

Advanced to Round 2
Senior Division - Westlake Boys' High School
Bruce Bian, Sam Huang, Andy Wang and George Yang
Coach: Dr. Catherine Salmons

Global Issues Problem Solving - Individual

Advanced to Round 2
Middle Division - Westlake Girls' High School
Kenzie McKay
Coach: Kam Sadler

Senior Division - Rangi Ruru Girls' School
Isis Ward
Coach: Dave Hullen

Scenario Writing

Finalists
Junior Division - Northcross Intermediate
Alice Dibble
Coach: Janine Joyce

Senior Division - Cashmere High School
Lucy Ozich
Coach: Sue Williams

Scenario Performance

Finalist
Senior Division - St Mary's College
Cynthia Zhang
Coach: Monique Williams

Presentation of Action Plan

Finalists
Junior Division - Mt Maunganui Intermediate
Tilly Cook, Savannah Faile, Amaya Greene and Skye Shaw
Coaches: Kate Flanagan and Wendy Tuck

Junior Division - Northcross Intermediate
Logan Findlater, Holden Gabriel, Dane Heta and Tymon Mieszkowski
Coach: Glenis Martin

Senior Division - Westlake Boys' High School
Bruce Bian, Sam Huang, Stirling Bennett, Andy Wang and George Yang
Coach: Dr. Catherine Salmons

FUN COMPETITIONS

Presentation of Action Plan - Fan Favourite
Junior Division - Mt Maunganui Intermediate
Tilly Cook, Savannah Faile, Amaya Greene and Skye Shaw
Coaches: Kate Flanagan and Wendy Tuck

Middle Division - St Andrew's College
Will Bainbridge-Smith, Elia Short, Scarlett Gray, Megan Simpson and Chantellee Xiong
Coach: Julie Rogers

SERVICE AWARDS

Keith Frampton Award for Outstanding Coach
Sue Williams

Future Problem Solving NZ