2013-2014 Honors Day

2013-2014 Honors Day

50th Annual Wisconsin Mathematics,

Engineering and Science Talent Search

Honors Day


Friday May 2, 2014

The following students were winners of the 2013 – 2014 Talent Search for Wisconsin high school students and were invited to an Honors Day program in Madison on May 1, 2014. A copy of the program follows the list of honorees.


Andy Achenreiner Onalaska High School

Bryon Beyer Wisconsin Dells High School

Yuanqi Cai Hamilton Middle School

Mingjia Chen Regis High School

Joyce Chen Hamilton High School

Karen Chen Nicolet High School

Thomas Hameister Neenah High School

Shauna Jacob Madison West High School

Nicholas Janovetz Mukwonago High School

Bryan Jin Madison West High School

Simran Khunger S & S Academy

Manlu Liu Madison West High School

Steven Liu Glacier Creek Middle School

Sean Munderloh Wisconsin Dells High School

Charly Neder Watertown High School

John Payne Neenah High School

Morgan Ross Sheboygan North High School

Zachary Sekaran Wisconsin Hills Middle School

Yotaro Sueoka Grafton High School

Sophia Sun Wisconsin Hills Middle School

James Tautges Madison Memorial High School

Anne Ulrich Ulrich Homeschool

Teresa Wan New Berlin West High School

Yi Ying Wang Green Lake High School

John Wang Verona Area High School

Peter Yang Madison Memorial High School

2014 Van Vleck Scholarship Winner


Thomas Hameister Neenah High School



8:45 – 9:30 Registration and Refreshments

911 Van Vleck Hall




9:55 – 10:45 Prof. Saverio Spagnolie, UW-Mathematics will speak on “The Mathematics of Love”in B239 VanVleck.


11:00 – 11:50 Prof. Rebecca Willett, UW-Electrical & Computer Engineering will speak on “Efficient tracking in dynamic environments”in B239 Van Vleck.


12:00 – 2:00 Luncheon and Presentation of Awards

Announcement of Van Vleck Scholarship Winner

Professor Benedek Valko


2:30 – 3:15 Tour: Wisconsin Institute of Discovery