* Three Cassingham Elementary School STEM Club teams and their prototypes were chosen to move on to the Central Ohio Invention Convention to be held May 18.
They are: Olivia Millard and Talia Kahan, Go With the Flow/Bad Weather; Margaret Zirwas and Will Blank, The Future Cane; and Grace Heilman, The Pen Aid.
* Bexley High School senior Abby Sharp and sophomore Eman Jallaq took part in the statewide Ohio State University Model United Nations conference, hosted by the Collegiate Council on World Affairs.
Sharp was the Yemen delegate and Jallaq was the Oman delegate on the League of Arab States committee where they worked with colleagues to debate and draft a resolution about intervening in the Syrian civil war. Sharp was recognized with an honorable mention for her work at the two-day conference.