The New Science Talent Search Sponsor

The Science Talent Search, a program founded by the Society for Science & the Public, has been the premier science competition for high school seniors in the United States. I am so excited to announce our third sponsor of STS on Thursday, May 26th at 9AM at the Museum of Natural History in NYC with host Dr. Neil DeGrasse Tyson. Stay tuned and watch the live stream: As an alum of STS, this announcement will be amazing.

The Science Talent Search hails 12 Nobel Prize winners, McArthur Prize winners, Field Medalists, entrepreneurs who have founded companies, and many others who are world class researchers, doctors, and teachers. In its 75 year history, STS has had only two sponsors—Westinghouse and Intel. On Thursday, a third sponsor will be announced.

Looking forward to what 2014 will bring

The year 2013 was a very exciting and busy year for me. I became a new mother to a beautiful baby girl!  In addition to the joyful challenge of raising a newborn, I have dedicated my time this past year to writing Invisible, a foreign policy book exposing the global plight of children and youth and presenting a blueprint for action.

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