White House Recognizes STEM Talent | Chemical & Engineering News
Volume 92 Issue 22 | p. 19 | Concentrates
Issue Date: June 2, 2014

White House Recognizes STEM Talent

Department: Government & Policy
Keywords: White House, STEM education
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President Barack Obama speaks at the White House Science Fair on May 27, 2014.
 
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A young man and a young woman stand next to their posters in a garden setting. The Washington monument can be seen in the background.
 
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President Barack Obama (photo at left) hosted more than 100 students last week at the annual White House Science Fair. Participants included Aaron Barron and Crystal Brockington (photo at right), both 18, of Conyers, Ga. Their project explored ways to build solar cells without cadmium and won the high school grand prize at the Siemens We Can Change the World Challenge.

 
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