2014 Honors Day Celebration

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


9:30                                   GROUP PHOTO


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


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