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Royal West Academy students shine at Science and Technology Fair

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Tuesday, April 4, 2023

Five students from Royal West Academy in Montreal West shined at the annual  Hydro-Québec Montreal Regional Science and Technology Fair held at Laval Senior Academy.

  • Twin sisters Lauren and Cassidy Engo and their project entitled “Take a Bite Out of CO2” won the  Bronze Medal (Senior),  Canadian Meteorological and Oceanic Society Award, the Highest Distinction Award, the McGill University - Faculty of Science - Department of Atmospheric and Oceanic Sciences Award, the McGill University - Faculty of Science Award and the Super expo-sciences Hydro Québec (SESHQ) Experimentation & Design Award. They have qualified for the provincial competition from April 21 to 23 at CEPSUM, the Centre for Physical Education and Sports of the Université de Montréal.
  • Laura De Angelis and Elisabetta Iorio and their Project Can You Remember? won the Champlain College, St. Lambert Campus Science Award and the  John Abbott College Science Award
  • Emma Birlean’s project Anxiety for High Achievers won the Dawson College Science Award and the McGill University - Psychology Award

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About the English Montreal School Board

With a youth and adult sector population of more than 35,000 students, the English Montreal School Board (EMSB) is the largest English public school board in Quebec. Established on July 1, 1998, when the province created new boards along linguistic lines, the EMSB network consists of 73 schools and centres. For more details, visit the EMSB website at