Registration Now Open for Thomas College’s Thomas Cup Competition

Published: Friday, November 1, 2019

WATERVILLE, MAINE, October 2019 — Registration is now open for Thomas College’s annual Thomas Cup competition held on December 7 at Thomas College in Waterville.

Open to both high school and home school students, the Thomas Cup offers a free-to-attend day of challenge, learning, fun, and excitement to 32 teams of five Maine students. After receiving instruction from Thomas College faculty, teams compete throughout the day across five STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, the Arts, and Mathematics) events covering topics including: cybersecurity, crime scene investigation, robotics, innovation, and strategy.

Thomas Cup, historically an overnight event, will instead take place from 8 a.m. to 9 p.m. – ending with an awards ceremony and a presentation to the winning team of a two-foot trophy, the Thomas Cup.

Team registration can be completed online at thomas.edu/thomas-cup.

Thank you to our generous sponsors for making this event possible: AT&T, Unum, WEX, Central Maine Power, Project>Login, Educate Maine, and Thomas Esports.

About Thomas College: Thomas College has been preparing students for success in their personal and professional lives for over 125 years. Thomas College nurtures the unique potential within each student. Our Guaranteed Job Program, 3-year accelerated offerings in all undergraduate degrees/masters in four-years, individualized advising, career counseling, and our Innovation Centers in Business and Education meets a student’s determination to succeed with the direction, confidence, and tools to realize the highest version of themselves. From the classroom to community activities, or on the athletics field with our 17 varsity sports, Thomas College provides a personalized experience that prepares you for the workplace of tomorrow. Data reported by the New York Times ranks Thomas second in Maine and in the top 13 percent of all higher education institutions in the U.S. for upward mobility of its graduates, and U.S. News & World Report ranks us #8 among colleges in the Northeast. For more information, visit www.thomas.edu or contact MacKenzie Riley Young at pr@thomas.edu or 207-859-1313. Find us on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter.

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