Westinghouse Science Talent Search 1980

  • Top Winners (Tie): John Andersland, Lisa Randall
  • 3rd Place: Michael Finn
  • 4th Place: Craig Bina
  • 5th Place: Melissa Hull
  • 6th Place: Bryan Penprase
  • 7th Place: Naomi Taylor
  • 8th Place: Paul Feldman
  • 9th Place: Pamela Epstein
  • 10th Place: David Chiang
  • Gala Speaker: Dr. Hans Mark
1980 Science Talent Search Finalists at the Capitol. Westinghouse STS.

1980 Alumni Updates

We welcome and encourage updates on alumniĀ from the Science Talent Search in 1980; please contact us with information.

1980 Finalists

  • John Andersland, East Lansing, MI
  • Craig Bina, Arlington Heights, IL
  • Tony Bohnert, Jasper, IN
  • Eugene Brady, III,Memphis, TN
  • Kenneth Brownlee, Schenectady, NY
  • Jenae Bunyak, Cut Bank, MT
  • Robin (Rob) Chang, Los Altos, CA
  • David Chiang, New York, NY
  • Heather Dick, Rockville, MD
  • Pamela Epstein, Merritt Island, FL
  • Paul Feldman, Brooklyn, NY
  • Michael Finn, Annandale, VA
  • Joel Friedman, Evanston, IL
  • David Galbi, Endwell, NY
  • Lourdes Gamez, El Paso,TX
  • David Gleba, La Jolla, CA
  • Brian Greene, New York, NY
  • Melissa Hull, New York, NY
  • Karen Jerome, Brooklyn, NY
  • Arielle Kauvar, Belle Harbor, NY
  • Sarah Kupferberg, Malba, NY
  • Anthony Laberge, Aiea, HI
  • John Maturi, Alexandria, VA
  • Gary McGahan, Decatur,AL
  • Karen Middleton, Madison, WI
  • Alan Murray, Santa Ana, CA
  • Bryan Penprase, San Marino, CA
  • Craig Perdue, Livonia, MI
  • Mark Prestigiacomo, North Bellmore, NY
  • Lisa Randall, Fresh Meadows, NY
  • David Rothenberg, Westport, CT
  • Naomi Taylor, Bayside, NY
  • Scott Thornburg, Monterey Park, CA
  • Lee Turkel, Riverdale, NY
  • Mark Turner, Niceville, FL
  • Faith Van Nice, Hillsboro, OR
  • John Vidic, Helena, MT
  • Philip Wang, Bronx, NY
  • George Weinert, Gaithersburg, MD
  • David Wickliff, Fayetteville, AR