Latest Intel Science Talent Search Stories

2014-06-12 12:30:34

WASHINGTON, June 12, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- H. Robert Horvitz, chairman of the Board of Trustees at Society for Science & the Public, today announced the appointment of veteran nonprofit leader, author, and social entrepreneur Maya Ajmera as president and CEO of Society for Science & the Public and publisher of the Science News family of media properties, effective July 31. In this position, Ajmera will assume overall responsibility for the leadership and management...

2014-05-01 08:45:54

Registration Opens for Premier Research Competition, Chance to Win College Scholarships of up to $100,000 ISELIN, N.J., May 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Registration has opened for the 2014 Siemens Competition in Math, Science & Technology, the nation's premier science research competition for high school students. Registration and submission instructions are now available online at www.discoveryeducation.com/siemenscompetition. The deadline for receipt of entries is Tuesday,...

2014-04-04 16:24:05

PORT WASHINGTON, N.Y., April 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Developed to promote the education and careers of young scientists, WAC Lighting will sponsor the Invitational Science Fair from 9 AM- 2 PM on Sunday, April 6(th), at Herricks High School. For the past 15 years, The Research Association has hosted a Science Fair symposium that offers over 350 Long Island, NY students the opportunity to present their research experience to esteemed judges from leading institutions and businesses....

2014-01-18 23:02:20

Katherine Paseman ‘14 is the only student from a girls’ or independent school in the State of Maryland named a semifinalist for the nation’s most prestigious science research competition for high school students. Owings Mills, MD (PRWEB) January 18, 2014 Katherine Paseman ‘14, Garrison Forest School (GFS) senior, budding engineer, public health advocate and National Merit Semifinalist, is one of 300 national semifinalists in the 2014 Intel Science Talent Search (Intel STS). Intel...

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