Science Talent Search 1953

Top Winner
Edward Phillips
2nd Place
Paul Monsky
3rd Place
Martin Tangora

Remaining Top Ten in alphabetical order:
Virgil Barnes II
Alan Moffet
David Mumford
Arthur Pearlmutter
Joanna Russ
John Willis
Jack Wolfe

Gala Speaker
Dr. Leonard Carmichael

1953 Alumni Updates

We welcome and encourage updates on alumniĀ from the Science Talent Search in 1953; please contact us with information.

1953 Finalists

Virgil Barnes, II Austin TX
Paul Brayton Los Angeles CA
Merle Bush Norfolk VA
Harry Cassidy Painted Post NY
Etsuyo Choi New York NY
Dennis Clark Los Angeles CA
Richard Claytor Tulsa OK
Emma Duchane New York NY
Thayer French Sewickley PA
Michael Grant Oshkosh WI
Karen Green Phoenix AZ
Charles Gross Brooklyn NY
Kenneth Harte Scarsdale NY
David Isles Cranford NJ
Mary Kirtley Mansfield OH
James Larson Kansas City MO
Jonathan Lubin Staten Island NY
Edward Menhinick Dunwoody GA
Alan Moffet Rochester MN
Paul Monsky Brooklyn NY
David Mumford Exeter NH
Barbara Offenhartz Bloomington IN
Arthur Pearlmutter Forest Hills NY
Edward Phillips Lincoln MA
Dominick Pirone Mount Vernon NY
Merle Poller Brooklyn NY
Howard Resnikoff Brooklyn NY
John Reynolds Glen Ellyn IL
Robert Rubinstein Brooklyn NY
Joanna Russ New York NY
Laurence Schmoyer Allentown PA
Robert Shore Brooklyn NY
David Sosin Highland Park NJ
Norman Strax Great Neck NY
David Swarner Valparaiso IN
Martin Tangora Evanston IL
John Willis Pasadena CA
John Winter Vermillion SD
Jack Wolfe Portland OR
Nancy Wright Atlanta GA