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Doing Science

A blog for students who compete

Intel ISEF, Intel Science Talent Search

SSP competitions provide confidence and research direction for alums' career

Doing Science
Alexander Wissner-Gross today and in the Intel STS 1999 group photo on the Capitol steps

Left: Alexander Wissner-Gross,  Right: Intel STS 1999 students on the capitol steps 

Alexander Wissner-Gross, now a scientist and entrepreneur, won 10th place at the Intel Science Talent Search 1999 and multiple awards at the Intel International Science and Engineering Fair, including a Fourth Award in Computer Science at Intel ISEF 1997 and a Second Award in Physics at Intel ISEF 1999.

Great interview with a repeat SSP alum on the SSP Blog: the "experience of preparing research for the competitions and then winning awards were formative experiences" in his career. 

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