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2015 Fair Winners Announced

16 March 2015

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Contact: Harrison Potter, Media Director – 978 460 4358 – [email protected] March 14, 2015 Science & Engineering Competition Awards Top Prizes to Students From Bridgeport, Danbury, Greenwich, Newtown, Orange, Plantsville, Putnam, Stratford, and Windsor HAMDEN, Conn., Mar. 14, 2015 – Students from across our state won awards at the Connecticut Science & Engineering Fair during […]

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2015 Fair Media Alert

6 March 2015

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Connecticut’s Premier Science and Engineering Competition Celebrates its 67th Anniversary! For Immediate Release – Connecticut Science & Engineering Fair Media Advisory Contact: Harrison Potter, Media Director – 978 460 4358 – [email protected] Get PDF version March 10-14, 2015 State’s Largest Science & Engineering Competition for Middle and High-School Students to Award $170k In Prizes HAMDEN, Conn., […]

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2015 Connecticut Science & Engineering Fair- March 10-14

1 March 2015

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Attached please find a Media Release from the Connecticut Science & Engineering Fair, outlining this year’s events that are open to the press. We are pleased to announce a special guest this year, as well, that you will not want to miss.The Fair is a yearly, statewide science and engineering fair open to all 7th […]

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2014 Milton Fisher Scholarship Winner – Janine Kerr

4 October 2014

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Janine Kerr, 2014 Connecticut Science & Engineering Fair (CSEF) Life Sciences and Urban School Challenge categories winner, was named a Milton Fisher Scholarship recipient. Janine was awarded $3,000 per year for four years of her undergraduate studies. Janine competed in Milton Fisher competition with her 2013 research on zebra mussel control. See Janine’s 2013 Abstract. At the Intel International […]

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CSEF Alum Wins $10,000 Davidson Fellowship Scholarship

29 September 2014

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Honoring the 2014 Davidson Fellows; September 23-26, 2014 Each year, the Davidson Fellows Scholarship, which has been named as one of The 10 Biggest Scholarships in the World by TheBestColleges.org and one of 7 Prestigious Undergrad Scholarships in U.S. News & World Report, are awarded to 20 extraordinary young people, 18 and under, who have completed a […]

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Four CSEF Students are 2014 Broadcom MASTERS Semifinalists

3 September 2014

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I am pleased to announce that four Connecticut Science & Engineering Fair (CSEF) students have been chosen as Broadcom MASTERS semifinalists. They are among the 300 selected nationwide. Catherine Marie Herrick, Sandy Hook, now in 8th grade at St. Rose of Lima School, Newtown The Investigation of the Presence of Plastic Microscopic Fibers in Effluent Sewage Water and […]

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Connecticut Get Medals at 2014 GENIUS Olympiad

19 June 2014

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Connecticut students receive medals in their categories at the 2014 GENIUS Olympiad, an international competition promoting the understanding of environmental issues  and future sustainability. Results were announced at the Awards Ceremony, Thursday, June 19. Gold, Resources & Energy- Maximillian Minichetti, Greenwich High School Gold,  Environmental Quality- Andrew Ma, Greenwich High School Silver, Environmental Quality- Kenneth Dorian, […]

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2014 ISEF Grand Awards from CSEF

16 May 2014

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Bridget Ann Oei, 18, East Catholic High School, Manchester, Connecticut ISEF Catergory: Environmental Sciences (EV021) – Investigating the Efficacy of Bioluminescent Mushroom Panellus stipticus as a Biosensor to Detect the Toxicity of Water Contaminants Second Award of $1,500     Megan Boyer, 17, Manchester High School, Manchester, Connecticut ISEF Category: Materials and Bioengineering (EN021) – […]

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I-SWEEEP 2014

4 May 2014

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I-SWEEEP – International Sustainable World Houston, Texas, April 30 – May 4, 2014 See their abstracts •  Get Photos • Visit the I-SWEEEP website (above photo l-to-r: Margaret Cirino, Andrew Ma, Jack Andraka, Max Minichetti, and Ethan Novek) Connecticut has a record number of I-SWEEEP competitors this year- Fifteen in all! Five that are selected by CSEF […]

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Students take Top Honors at the Connecticut Science and Engineering Fair

15 March 2014

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For Immediate Release Bob Wisner, Fair Director                               Harrison Potter, Media Director 860.395.8825 (cell)                                         978.460.4358 (cell) [email protected]                               [email protected] Canton, Danbury, Glastonbury, Greens Farms, Greenwich, Manchester, New Haven, Newtown, Orange, Redding, Ridgefield and Stratford students take Top Honors at the Connecticut Science and Engineering Fair (See town by town listing of all […]

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