Science teacher’s shirts reflect curriculum

Like years of AP Physics C classes before them, when this year’s crop of Phys C students stepped into their first class today, they were greeted by physics teacher John Feulner in his “I <3 Physics” T-shirt. His astronomy students received a similar welcome. For them, Feulner changed midway through the day into an “I […]

4 seniors advance to semifinal round to compete on national team

By Daniel Kim Four seniors,&nbsp;Alex Scharch &rsquo;11, Jack Petok &rsquo;11, Jeffrey Sperling &rsquo;11, and Jeremy Work &rsquo;11 have qualified for the semifinal round for a chance to compete on the 2011 U.S. Physics Team in Bangkok this summer. &ldquo;We have been involved [with the competition] going back as early as Harvard School in the 1980s,&rdquo; […]

Alumni win in Olympiads

By Sammy Roth &nbsp; For the second consecutive year, Josh Oreman &rsquo;09 and Rebecca Jacobs &rsquo;09 won medals in the International Science Olympiads. Oreman earned a gold medal at the International Physics Olympiad in M&eacute;rida, Mexico, and Jacobs won a silver medal at the International Linguistics Olympiad in Wroclaw, Poland. Both alumni were the top […]

Junior makes U.S. physics team

By Cary Volpert Junior Andrew Lucas is one of 24 physics students in the country chosen for the U.S. Physics Team. The team is consists of the top 24 scorers out of 200 on a qualifying exam.  The top five physics students will represent the country at the International Physics Olympiad in Isfahan, Iran. Lucas […]