Five students from Friendswood High School participated in the Exxon Mobil Texas Science and Engineering Fair in San Antonio, TX on March 24, 2018. A total of 978 high school science fair projects competed in 22 different categories at the state fair.
The students were Jigrat Chahal, Troy Dutton, Mike Hermes, Anushka Jetly, and Aly Knowles. Anushka Jetly received a 1st place award for Detection of Ear Infection using a Smart Phone and a $100 prize from the American Audiology Association.
After being selected at the Houston Regional Fair, Jetly and Knowles will present their projects at the INTEL International Science and Engineering Fair in Pittsburgh from May 13-18. Students from around the world will be competing at this week-long science fair.
Star SIDE NOTE!!!!
Friendswood Junior High student, Ganesh Venu received a 3rd place Junior division award in the Plant Sciences category.