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Sawhney Siblings Successful in Science

On Friday and Saturday, March 30th and 31st, Surya and Pearl Sawhney competed in the State Science and Technology Fair of Iowa (SSTFI) held in Ames, Iowa. They again took top prizes for their research project entitled "Obesity and Diet: Exploring Solutions for a Healthy Lifestyle." The team placed first in Senior High Team Seminar, first... Read More »

First Place at Eastern Iowa Science & Engineering Fair

Pearl Sawhney, senior, and Surya Sawhney, sophomore, won first place and an “Outstanding Achievement” award in the Senior Division at the Eastern Iowa Science & Engineering Fair in Cedar Rapids on March 17th. This just weeks after their first place win at the Iowa Junior Science and Humanities Symposium. Their research is entitled "Obesity and Diet:... Read More »

Maharishi School Students Selected to Compete at National Science Symposium

Maharishi School students, Pearl Sawhney (senior) and her brother, Surya (sophomore) won first place March 2 at the Iowa Junior Science and Humanities Symposium (IJSHS) in Iowa City. They will go to Maryland on May 2-6 to present at the 50th National Junior Science and Humanities Symposium, sponsored by the U.S. Army, Navy, and Air Force.... Read More »

Maharishi School student meets with Senator Grassley

Published in the Fairfield Ledger Aug 09, 2011  WASHINGTON, D.C. — Iowa Senator Chuck Grassley recently met with Maharishi School senior Atreya Dey of Fairfield, who was in Washington, D.C. to participate in the National Youth Science Camp. The National Youth Science Camp is a four-week program that brings together accomplished students and science experts. It... Read More »

Atreya Dey Invited to Present at Water Conference

On June 8, Maharishi School senior, Atreya Dey will present his research at the 93rd annual Iowa Water Environment Association conference in Coralville. Dey and his parents and mentors, Drs. Mousumi and Dennis Dey, were invited to attend the 2 day conference after Dey won numerous awards and international recognition for his research, “Biobased Ferrite Nanoparticles:... Read More »

Atreya Dey Iowa Winner of U.S. Stockholm Junior Water Prize

WEF Member Associations Send Aspiring Water Scientists to the U.S. Stockholm Junior Water Prize National Competition ALEXANDRIA, Va. – The Water Environment Federation (WEF) proudly announces Atreya Dey as the 2011 Iowa state winner of the U.S. Stockholm Junior Water Prize (SJWP)—the most prestigious youth award for a water-related science project. Dey's project is entitled “Biobased... Read More »

Atreya Dey Wins at INTEL International Science and Engineering Fair

Maharishi School senior, Atreya Dey, placed 4th in the Environmental Management category, and won $500, at the Intel International Science and Engineering Fair in Los Angeles. The Intel ISEF is the world’s largest high school science research competition. Through a global network of local, regional, and national science fairs, millions of students around the world are... Read More »

Dey, Burne Take Gold, Bronze at International SWEEEP Olympiad

Maharishi School students continue to make big strides in research and winning awards and recognition at international level. Seniors, Atreya Dey and Raphael Burne both won medals at the Sustainable World Energy Engineering Environment Project Olympiad (I-SWEEEP). Dey won a gold medal and $1000 in the Environment category for his research, “Biobased Ferrite Nanoparticles: A Novel... Read More »

Gov. Branstad Names Atreya Dey One of Most Promising Young Scientific Leaders

Governor Branstad announces the most promising young scientific leaders in Iowa’s 2011 high school graduating class. Des Moines - Gov. Terry E. Branstad announced that Atreya Dey is one of two candidates selected as the two most promising young scientific leaders in Iowa’s 2011 high school graduating class. At the invitation of Governor Earl Ray Tomblin... Read More »

Students Take Top Awards at State Science and Technology Fair of Iowa

The State Science and Technology Fair of Iowa (SSTFI) was held April 4 at Iowa State University in Ames. According to the website, “The SSTFI is affiliated with the Intel International Science & Engineering Fair, the world's premier pre-collegiate science fair. During the event over 350 student research projects presented by more than 450 students are... Read More »

Maharishi School Students Take Top Awards at Eastern Iowa Science and Engineering Fair

Sixteen Maharishi School students earned over 40 awards at the Eastern Iowa Science and Engineering Fair (EISEF) on March 19 in Cedar Rapids. The mission of the EISEF is stated on the website, “To inspire eastern Iowa’s students to pursue careers in science, engineering, and math.” Winners at the senior division: Senior, Atreya Dey’s research project... Read More »

Raph Burne Chosen to Present at National Junior Science and Humanities Symposium

Maharishi School Senior, Raph Burne, was selected to attend the 49th National Junior Science and Humanities Symposium (JSHS) April 27 - May 1 in San Diego. The National JSHS will be hosted by the Office of Naval Research in cooperation with the Space and Naval Warfare Research Center, San Diego. Burne was also chosen in 2010... Read More »

Maharishi School Junior Pearl Sawhney Attends Global Youth Institute

Des Moines - Pearl Sawhney of Maharishi School was selected to attend the Global Youth institute hosted by the World Food Prize Foundation held October 15-18 in Des Moines. Students from across the United States submitted research papers on food security issues in order to be considered for participation. At the event, Sawhney and more than... Read More »

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