Science Talent Search 1979

Top Winner
Ron Unz
2nd Place
David Shykind
3rd Place
Eileen Chang
4th Place
David LePoire
5th Place
Geoffrey Frank
6th Place
Gregory Sorkin
7th Place
Michael Urciuoli
8th Place
Julia Little
9th Place
Ernest Moy
10th Place
Ashfaq Munshi

Gala Speaker
Dr. Richard C. Atkinson

1979 Alumni Updates

We welcome and encourage updates on alumniĀ from the Science Talent Search in 1979; please contact us with information.

1979 Finalists

Wesley Allen Dickson TN
Loren Babcock Buffalo NY
James Bellingham FPO San Fancisco CA
Mitchell Berkson Rego Park NY
Arani Bose Bronx NY
Eileen Chang Forest Hills NY
Christy Clark McAlester OK
George Conklin Waldwick NJ
Gregory Dale Arlington VA
Douglas Durig Columbia SC
Geoffrey Frank Mississippi State MS
Billy Hardas Vandalia IL
Ira Kaplan Brooklyn NY
John Karis Durham NC
Steven Kilberg Merritt Island FL
Nanda Kirkpatrick Cypress TX
Jeffrey Klein Flushing NY
Myung-Moo Lee Oxon Hill MD
David LePoire Holland MI
Julia Little Saint Albans WV
Ken Liu New York NY
Ernest Moy Dix Hills NY
Ashfaq Munshi New York NY
Bertha Olazabal Hialeah FL
Jeffrey Peck Herkimer NY
Michael Phillips Springfield VA
William Pribyl Arlington TX
Jeffrey Rogers Chicago IL
Patricia Sandborn Fort Collins CO
Samuel Shaffer Rego Park, Queens NY
Brian Sheppard New York NY
David Shykind Silver Spring MD
Tina Siu Alhambra CA
Gregory Sorkin Bellerose NY
Susan Thibodeau Clarksburg MD
Elizabeth Thiele Fort Smith AR
Ron Unz North Hollywood CA
John Urbahn New York NY
Michael Urciuoli Bayside NY
Susan Wood-Ellis Seward NE