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Science Talent Search 1962

Every year for over seven decades, forty finalists have been chosen to attend and compete in the Science Talent Institute week in Washington, DC. This page is a tribute to the memories and alumni of the Science Talent Search of 1962.

Top Winner
Christopher Cherniak
2nd Place
Lewis Haberly
3rd Place
Joseph Eyer
4th Place
Jack Catlin
5th Place
Leonard Gordy
6th Place
Miriam Kanter (Herzfeld)
7th Place
John Emmel
8th Place
Mitchell Fruitstone

Gala Speaker
Dr. Detlev W. Bronk

 

1962 Alumni Updates

We welcome and encourage updates on alumni from the Science Talent Search in 1962; please contact us with information.

1962 Finalists
 

RichardBarnesEvanstonIL
JackCatlinMiamiFL
ClarkChapmanBuffaloNY
ChristopherCherniakEau GallieFL
ColinConneryJamaicaNY
BarryCookRevereMA
JohnEmmelLos AngelesCA
JosephEyerPhiladelphiaPA
CarlFeitBrooklynNY
HerbertFriedBrooklynNY
MitchellFruitstoneCoral GablesFL
JaneGlendinningMiamiFL
LeonardGordyRomeNY
PeterGrafsteinBrooklynNY
SheilaGrinellNew YorkNY
LewisHaberlySeveranceNY
PhilipHarnageDesert Hot SpringsCA
DonnaHayesToledoOH
JackHillsIndependenceKS
MaryJacksonPhoenixAZ
JudithKannerSan BernardinoCA
MiriamKanterBrooklynNY
CharlesKatzBrooklynNY
MichaelMachteyMiamiFL
PaulMagleyBelleroseNY
BettyMarvinEl SobranteCA
CarolMcBeeWaverlyPA
JackMoravaMercedesTX
CharlesRogersVancouverWA
KatherineRunkleElyriaOH
GeraldSmithGreenvilleIL
RobertStromNew YorkNY
AnnVaterMarshfieldWI
RobertWaltonCincinnatiOH
RonaldWilliamsLomitaCA
HaroldWilliams, Jr.PhoenixAZ
MichaelWojcikFall RiverMA
RaphaelZahlerLittle NeckNY
RobertZuckerPhiladelphiaPA
RalphZuckermanBrooklynNY

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