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Science Talent Search 1968

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 1968.

Top Winner
Roger Tsien
2nd Place
John Gomori
3rd Place
Perrin White
4th Place
Bruce Frostick Jr.
5th Place
Robert Guth
6th Place
William Spence
7th Place
Penelope Maddy (Parsons)
8th Place
Jonathan Rosenberg
9th Place
John Goldsmith
10th Place
Bruce Waddington

Gala Speaker
Dr. Athelstan Spilhaus

 

1968 Alumni Updates

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We welcome and encourage updates on alumni from the Science Talent Search in 1968; please contact us with information.

1968 Finalists
 

JohnArthurBrownwoodTX
JohnAshmead, IIIHaverfordPA
KennethBibaNilesIL
JamesBrownRichmondVA
CarlConstantenLas VegasNV
KatherineDenniston-ThompsonAltoonaPA
PeterFajansAnn ArborMI
GeorgeFongOaklandCA
BruceFrostick, JrRichmondVA
JonathanGlauserPhiladelphiaPA
JohnGoldsmithForest HillsNY
JohnGomoriForest HillsNY
StephanGrahamEvansvilleIN
NoelGreisHoldenMA
RobertGuthEurekaIL
KeithHadenWilmingtonDE
RichardHanniFort LauderdaleFL
RobertHymesPhiladelphiaPA
PhilipKanofBrooklynNY
PenelopeMaddySan DiegoCA
JeanneMargolskeeLexingtonMA
NeilMartinSilver SpringMD
TeresaMongerEl CerritoCA
CharlesMossDetroitMI
MaryMurrayClevelandOH
SylviaPiechockaChicagoIL
ElizabethPoplinNewtonMA
GlennRalstonJacksonvilleFL
RochelleRogartJamaicaNY
JonathanRosenbergPittsburghPA
StephenSchifferesLivingstonNJ
StephanieSeremetisCincinnatiOH
KathleenShermanAvonCT
WilliamSpenceFarmingtonMI
ThomasTraugerOak RidgeTN
RogerTsienLivingstonNJ
DavidVleckGranada HillsCA
BruceWaddingtonLong BeachCA
PerrinWhiteForest HillsNY
JeromeZeldisLevittownNY

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