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Science Talent Search 1972

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 1972

Top Winner
Nina Schor (Tabachnik)
2nd Place
Tony Horowitz
3rd Place
Susan Landau
4th Place
Donald Solomon
5th Place
Holly Birdsall
6th Place
Alan Grenadir
7th Place
Jonathan Gershenzon
8th Place
Dora Lee
9th Place
Walter Schiefele
10th Place
Denise Canfield

Gala Speaker
Dr. Lewis Branscomb


1972 Alumni Updates

We welcome and encourage updates on alumni from the Science Talent Search in 1972; please contact us with information.

1972 Finalists
 

JanAgostiAnchorageAK
RichardBairdSpartanburgSC
BarryBilletsMelbourneFL
WendellBirdAtlantaGA
HollyBirdsallHoustonTX
LawrenceBorishLexingtonMA
DeniseCanfieldFranklin ParkIL
DavidCholstNew YorkNY
RobertColemanHallandaleFL
MichaelDyerBloomington SpringsTN
BruceFastDenverCO
ColleenFitzpatrickNew OrleansLA
JonathanGershenzonLos AngelesCA
ReginaGortychBronxNY
AlanGrenadirQueens VillageNY
RobertHerkoLawrencevilleNJ
TonyHorowitzLong Island CityNY
AlanKawamotoHonoluluHI
SusanLandauNew YorkNY
DoraLeeLong Island CityNY
NorbertLempertForest HillsNY
GwenLichtmanOceansideNY
BonnieLuessenHuntsvilleAL
HerbertMeyerSalemOR
JamesMichelPortlandOR
BenjaminMondscheinMiami BeachFL
CoreyMullinsMerritt IslandFL
RonaldNachmanSan DiegoCA
MarkNicholasCumberlandRI
AlanPoeppelmanAnnaOH
DonnaPowellTauntonMA
RaymondRodriguezBronxNY
ScottRubinSan DiegoCA
DavidRudmanBloomingtonIN
WalterSchiefelePhiladelphiaPA
NinaSchorLittle NeckNY
DonaldSolomonHoustonTX
GarySwergoldNew YorkNY
RodneyWolfHighland ParkIL
LaurelZollarsDallasTX

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