Brian Gray served as a Grand Award Judge at Intel ISEF 2014. Brian was Director of Community Engagement at Harvey Mudd College, where he served as a staff advisor for Science Bus , a student-run organization that writes and teaches weekly hands-on science lessons at local schools. He is now Director of Tutoring at Columbia University.
America’s future scientists, engineers and inventors were celebrated on March 15 in the nation’s capital, receiving more than $1 million in awards from Intel Corporation. These promising high school students are the winners of the Intel Science Talent Search, a program of Society for Science & the Public (the Society), and the nation’s most prestigious pre-college science and math competition, which celebrates its 75th anniversary this month.
On Sunday, March 13, the 40 Intel STS 2016 finalists presented their projects to the public at the National Geographic Society. Over 530 members of the public attended to learn more about science and the research the finalists are working on.
Groups of Society alumni from all three competitions — Westinghouse and Intel STS, Intel ISEF, and Broadcom MASTERS — mingled and met at the STS 2016 Alumni Reception at the National Geographic Society on March 13. The reception was held immediately before the STS Public Exhibition of Projects.
Society for Science & the Public and Intel invite the public to join Intel Science Talent Search (Intel STS) 2016 finalists as they present their research TODAY (Sunday, March 13) from 1-4 p.m. at the National Geographic Society in Washington, D.C.
On March 4, three Science News writers rushed to answer as many questions as they could during the Society's fourth Reddit AMA. The Ask Me Anything Q&A session, hosted in Reddit's science community, focused on mosquitos, Zika, malaria, and chikungunya.
Maya Ajmera, president and CEO of Society for Science & the Public and publisher of Science News, today released her new children’s book, Every Breath We Take: A Book About Air.
Science communication is very important to Vincent O’Leary, a multi-year Intel ISEF finalist and 2013 Intel STS finalist. Vincent, in his third year out of five at Drexel University, studies geoscience and environmental science with a minor in mathematics.
In fall of 2015, the National Museum of Education announced the inductees for its 20th year of the National Gallery for America’s Young Inventors.