Dalton Physics Team’s Connor Wolff '24 Listed in Top US Scores and the Top Global Scores of the 2023 Physics Bowl
Dalton Physics Team students Jai Kapoor ’24, Ashwin Ranjan ’24, and Connor Wolff ’24 participated in the 2023 Physics Bowl of the American Association of Physics Teachers this past April. Earning one of the organization's highest honors for achievement in a very competitive physics exam, Connor ranked second in New York State, 13th in the United States, and 33rd in the World. He joins a list of 100 worldwide finalists, following a rigorous exam with nearly 9,300 participants!
Dalton was also a finalist of a total of 324 schools from Australia, Bulgaria, Canada, Egypt, Ethiopia, Germany, Greece, India, Indonesia, Italy, Kazakhstan, Malaysia, New Zealand, Northern Mariana Islands, Pakistan, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Senegal, Singapore, Spain, the Republic of Korea, Turkey, the United Arab Emirates, the United Kingdom, and the United States, as well as 577 schools participating from China.
To prepare for the exam, team members met with physics teachers to review and practice physics content and problems. Connor will continue pursuing his passion for Physics during his Senior year at Dalton. Congratulations to Connor and the entire high school Physics Team!