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The 2017 Student Essay essay contest winners were Keith Tram from Highland Springs HS (Written Essay) and Neil Baptiste from L C Bird HS (Video). Other finalists included Danyelle Sandiford, Garrett Moore, Corey Johnson, and Jennifer Fadul Marin. The contest will be conducted again next year. All Middle and High School students are encouraged to enter. Here are the rules for this years contest contest rules
Speakers and Other Awards
Our keynote speaker, Ms Jessica Foley, PHd Sr is the Chief Scientific Officer for the Focused Ultrasound Foundation in Charlottesville. The mission of the Foundation is to accelerate the development and adoption of this lifesaving technique which employs focused beams of ultrasound to kill tumors without disturbing the surrounding healthy tissue. Dr Foley presented a convincing case for this relatively new technology.
At the 2017 banquet the Engineer of the Year award was presented to Dr. Wei Zhang, Phd of VCU. The Dr Rodney E Hanneman Community Service Award was presented to Mr Phil Powell,, P.E. Of Dominion Power.
2017 RJEC Chair, Mr John Midyette presented the 2017 Chairs Cup Award to Mr Kurt Thompson
Photos from the 2017 Banquet