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TJ Alumna & 2018 Time 'Influential Teen' Kavya Kopparapu on Computing Opportunities for Girls

TJ Alumna & 2018 Time ‘Influential Teen’ Kavya Kopparapu on Computing Opportunities for Girls

Harvard University freshman and Thomas Jefferson High School for Science and Technology alumna Kavya Kopparapu was chosen as one of Time Magazine’s most influential teens of 2018. The accolade capped off an exciting year for Kopparapu — she was named a Davidson Institute fellow and a Regeneron Science Talent Search finalist, adding to her distinction as a 2017 WebMD Health Hero.

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Local STEM Champion to Receive Honorary Doctorate

George Mason University professor and STEM advocate Padmanabhan “Padhu” Seshaiyer has been recognized for his outstanding contribution to scientific excellence and social impact by the Vrije Universiteit…

Bonitatibus: TJ Supports Risk Taking

For some students at Thomas Jefferson High School for Science and Technology, the pressure to succeed can be intense, and leaders are working to dispel…

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