Jeffrey Li '20 and Bowen Jiang '18 were among 491 semifinalists named nationwide in the 2017 Siemens Competition in Math, Science & Technology. As a team, they conducted a research project in physics and submitted a paper during the summer. The prize, launched by the Siemens Foundation in 1999, was established to increase access to higher education for students who are gifted in STEM.
Bowen was also named a semifinalist in the National Merit Scholarship Program recently. Here is the list of all of the National Merit semifinalists and commended students.