What puts the whiz in whiz kids
- Best and brightest award. // Long Island Business News (7/1993 to 5/2009);1/15/96, Vol. 43 Issue 3, p1
Commends the 40 high school seniors from Long Island, New York who were among the 300 national contenders announced as semifinalists last week in the Westinghouse Science Talent Search 1995.
- Fifty-fifth Westinghouse Science Talent Search open for entries. // Journal of Emotional & Behavioral Disorders;Oct95, Vol. 3 Issue 4, p240
Reports on the availability of entry materials for the 55th Westinghouse Science Talent Search. Qualifications; Awards; Contact information.
- Young scientists win top awards. // Current Science;10/6/89, Vol. 75 Issue 3, p15
Reports on the winners of the Westinghouse Science Talent Search, an annual national event that attracts high school science students.
- Westinghouse scholarship. Vandenberg, Victoria // Tech Directions;Oct95, Vol. 55 Issue 3, p7
Reports on the availability of entry materials for the 1995 Westinghouse Science Talent Search. Deadline for entry submissions; Contact information.
- Westinghouse Science Talent Search. Brynie, Faith Hickman // Odyssey;Nov97, Vol. 6 Issue 8, p16
Highlights the 1997 Westinghouse Science Talent Search. Awarding of cash scholarships to students who complete outstanding science projects; Student's achievement in completing a project; List of winners.
- Westinghouse losing sponsor, meeting suitors. Lawton, Millicent // Education Week;01/21/98, Vol. 17 Issue 19, p1
Reports on the loss of Westinghouse Science Talent Search's longtime corporate sponsor due to the metamorphosis from Westinghouse Electric Corp. into CBS Corp. Program administrator Science Service's promise to continue the program; Use of the transition in sponsors as an opportunity to think...
- Geniuses at work. Peterson, Robert W. // Boys' Life;Sep96, Vol. 86 Issue 9, p15
Features the Westinghouse Science Talent Search, which is reputed to be the Super Bowl of young scientists. Function of the sensor developed by 1996 third placer Matthew David Graham; Prizes; Number of Westinghouse talents that have gone to win the Nobel peace prize in science. INSET: More...
- Newton's big apple? Spotts, Peter N. // Christian Science Monitor;1/16/96, Vol. 88 Issue 34, p13
Reports that New York dominates the competition in the annual Westinghouse Science Talent Search possessing the largest number of semifinalists.
- After 5 years or 50--Westinghouse winners make a difference. F.H.B. // Odyssey;Nov97, Vol. 6 Issue 8, p18
Focuses on past Westinghouse Science Talent Search finalists who have excelled in their science careers. Includes Nobel Prize winner Leon Cooper; Biophysics graduate student Kurt Thorn; Computer consultant Claudine Madras.