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Science fairs help Intel ISEF alum pursue career in ecology

August Steigmeyer, currently pursuing a Master's Degree in Conservation Ecology at the University of Michigan, is an alumnus of Intel ISEF 2007, Intel ISEF 2008, and the 2001 Discovery Channel Young Scientist Challenge. Steigmeyer competed in 13 years of science fairs, culminating in his two years at Intel ISEF. In 2008, he won a Fourth Award in Environmental Sciences.

Read his post on our Doing Science blog for more about his experiences since Intel ISEF and how the international competition aided the pursuit of his lifelong passion of ecology.

Science News wins awards

11:08am, April 11, 2014

Science News continues to be recognized for its excellence in science journalism. Hard on the heels of having won FOLIO Magazine’s 2013 Eddie award for Best Single Article, Science News swept the awards of the DC Science Writers Association’s Newsbrief competition.

Winners of competition to reimagine the chemistry set announced

7:08am, April 8, 2014

On Tuesday, April 8, the Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation and Society for Science & the Public announced the winners of the Science, Play, and Research Kit (SPARK) competition.

Support young scientists: Judge at Intel ISEF 2014

9:29am, April 4, 2014

Chris Gould is the Judging Chair of the Intel International Science and Engineering Fair 2014, being held May 11-16 in Los Angeles, CA. Judges, volunteers, and interpreters are still needed to support the fair.

Grifols Foundation Provides Awards for First Time at Intel ISEF 2014

11:53am, March 28, 2014

The Victor Grifols Foundation will offer a Special Award for the first time at the Intel International Science and Engineering Fair (Intel ISEF) in May 2014. Answers were provided by the Victor Grifols Foundation.

Chase Lewis uses engineering to solve common problems

8:45am, March 25, 2014

Chase Lewis, now a high school student in Chapel Hill, NC, won the first place award in Engineering at the 2012 Broadcom MASTERS (Math, Applied Science, Technology, and Engineering for Rising Stars). Read about his experience at Broadcom MASTERS and what he’s been up to since then on our Doing Science blog.


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