"Odyssey of the Mind" is an international program for the promotion of creative learning, tolerance and international understanding. Students are provided with a variety of opportunities to solve problems creatively. Such problems include building mechanical devices and interpreting history in an original way. The solutiuons are presented at competitions on national and international levels. Teams from more than 25 countries and many U.S. states participate in "Odyssey of the Mind".
In Germany, the program is organized by "Odyssey of the Mind Deutschland e.V.", a non-profit organization.
The synopses for the 2014/15 Long-term problems are now available! [download: English / German (pdf)]
May 28-31, 2014 The World Finals at Iowa State University in Ames are over!
Here are the achievements of our German teams, who participated:
Lise-Meitner-Gymnasium Falkensee 2/2 - 30th Place Lise-Meitner-Gymnasium Falkensee 2/3 - 17th Place Lise-Meitner-Gymnasium Falkensee 3/2 - 22nd Place Humboldt-Gymnasium Potsdam - 28th Place FU Berlin 3/4 - 5th Place Neue Grundschule Marquardt 5/1 - 16th Place John F. Kennedy School Berlin 5/2 - 11th Place
We congratulate all participants for their great positionings! You are all winners and thank you for representing Germany!