Winner of the 4th Annual SOUTH TEXAS Brain Bee
January 16, 2016 University of Texas Health Science Center
Rahul Vegiraju, Westwood High School, Austin TX
2nd Place: Glori Das, Keystone School, San Antonio, TX
3rd Place: Deanna Smith, Claudia Taylor Johnson High School, San Antonio, TX
Rahul Vegiraju will compete in the U.S. Brain Bee at the University of Maryland (March 18-20)to represent the U.S. in the International Brain Bee in Copenhagen, Denmark.
FTLDA WISHES TO THANK THE UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS HEALTH SCIENCE CENTER- SCHOOL OF MEDICINE
for the use of facilities and opportunity to utilize the Brain Lab.
FTLDA is grateful to Irene Chapa, Ph.D., Director of Recruitment and Scientific Outreach and Staff
Olga Coronado and Remberto Arambula for their assistance in making the South Texas Brain Bee accessible to students in south Texas and providing technical and scientific support.
Thanks also to the acting judge, Dr. Colin Sauder, Assistant Professor/Research, Psychiatry, UTHSCSA
and his assistant, Max Salazar, Trinity University.
Mr. Gil Atzmon – First Place Prize Sponsor (Travel and lodging for 1st Place Winner and Chaperone to U.S. Brain Bee)
Emory Jones, CFP, Edward Jones- Prize Sponsor
Frost Bank- Event Sponsor
Bill Miller Bar B-Q- Lunch Sponsor
WiseGuys- A Chicago Eatery- Additional Support
2017 South Texas Brain Bee
Jan 14, 2017
University of Texas Health Science Center San Antonio