Beachwood Students Earn Local Science Fair Awards

March 11, 2014 – Ninth grader Cameron Haynesworth won first place in the 9th-10th grade Biology category at the Northeast Ohio Science and Engineering Fair, held at Cleveland State University in March. He was among nine Beachwood students to earn recognition.

Beachwood’s Science Fair club is coached by parent volunteer Dr. Stephen E. Haynesworth, Associate Dean, College of Arts and Sciences, and Associate Professor, Department of Biology, at Case Western Reserve University.

The following Beachwood students performed well and won awards at this science fair:

  • Cameron Haynesworth, 1st place, 9th-10th grade Biology; received sponsor awards from the Cleveland Clinic's Lerner College of Medicine and the NEOSEF Board of Directors.

  • Yuke Zheng, 2nd place, 9th-10th grade Engineering; received sponsor awards from Parker Hannifin Corporation and the American Society of Civil Engineers

  • Ben Kitay, 3rd place, 9th-10th grade Biology

  • Andrew Lubinger, honorable mention, 9th-10th grade Engineering; received a sponsor award from the Antique Automobile Club of America Northern Ohio Chapter

  • Caleb Gecovich, 2nd place, 7th-8th grade Behavioral Science

  • Sridhar Uppalapati, 2nd place, 7th-8th grade Chemistry

  • Abdul Elepele, 3rd place, 7th-8th grade Environmental Science; received a sponsor's award from the American Association of Blacks in Energy

  • Jing-Jing Shen, 3rd place, 7th-8th grade Physics

  • Nir Kadosh, honorable mention, 7th-8th grade Behavioral Science

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