2012-2013 Honors Day

2012-2013 Honors Day


April 29, 2013

The following students were winners of the 2012 – 2013 Talent Search for Wisconsin high school students and were invited to an Honors Day program in Madison on April 29, 2013. A copy of the program follows the list of honoree’s.


Rylo Ashmore Waunakee High School
Brandon Benson Milton High School
Yuanqi Cai Hamilton Middle School
Austin Cao Homestead High School
Karen Chen Bayside Middle School
Thomas Hameister Neenah High School
Shauna Jacob Madison West High School
Nicholas Janovetz Mukwonago High School
Matthew Kim Middleton High School
Kijung Kwak Walden III Middle School
Ben Lowe Marquette University High School
Matt Maclay Richland Center High School
Kylee McLain River Falls High School
Dawn Michaelson Unity High School, Balsam Lake
Gregory Plumb Middleton High School
John Payne Neenah High School
Sohil Shah Madison Memorial High School
Anne Ulrich Ulrich Homeschool
Thomas Ulrich Ulrich Homeschool
Scott Vance Idea Charter School, Hatley
Jamie Warner Waunakee High School
Chieh-Min (Jimmy) Wei Stevens Point Area High School
Peter Yang Jefferson Middle School
Wentong Zhang Whitefish Bay High School

Scholarship Winner: Thomas Ulrich

Names of participants on the group photo:

Back Row: Benedek Valko, Anne Ulrich, Thomas Ulrich, Gregory Plumb, Scott Vance, Matt Maclay, Nicholas Janovetz, Jimmy Wei, Yuanqi Cai, Jonathan Cane, Melanie Wood

Front Row: Matthew Kim, Brandon Benson, Kylee McLain, Dawn Michaelson, Thomas Hameister, Jaimie Warner, John Payne, Rylo Ashmore


8:45 – 9:30 Registration and Refreshments 911 Van Vleck Hall

9:30 Group Photo

9:55 – 10:45“Infinity And Beyond: Why Mathematicians Fought Over The Sizes Of Infinite Sets”

Patrick LaVictoire, UW-Mathematics B139 Van Vleck

11:00 – 11:50“Image Processing And Analysis For Brain Imaging: An Introduction”

Vikas Singh, UW-Biostatistics B139 Van Vleck

12:00 – 1:30 Luncheon and Presentation of Awards 911 Van Vleck Hall

2:30 – 3:30 Tour: Space Science & Engineering Center