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International Competition Winners

1999-2000 International Student Technical Writing Competition (ISTWC) Winners

Congratulations to all the Washington, DC - Baltimore Chapter winners who won awards at the STC International Competition level!

The winners of the Washington, DC - Baltimore Chapter's Austin T. Brown Technical Communication Award Competition for high school students in grades 10-12 are entered in the International Student Technical Writing Competition (ISTWC), which takes place in February. This competition provides a unique avenue for international recognition. Awards in the international competition are $1000 for Distinguished, $500 for Excellence, $300 for Merit, and a certificate for Honorable Mention.

Student Grade Subject School Teacher

There were no Distinguished winners from the chapter this year.

Albert Mao 12 Positron Emission Tomograph Detector Module Calibration Through Morphological Algorithms and Interactive Correction
Subject Area: Computer Science
Montgomery Blair High School
Montgomery County, MD
Ms. Jonetta Russell
Susan Ji 12 Differential Effects of Nicotine on Heart Rate —Evidence for Multiple Nicotinic Acetylcholine Receptor Subtypes in the Heart
Subject Area: Medicine/Health
Thomas Jefferson High School for Science and Technology
Alexandria, VA
Mr. Fred Lampazzi
Honorable Mention
Adam Kielman 12 Mathematical Acoustic Analysis of Combinative Musical Harmonies
Subject Area: Physics/Music Theory
Montgomery Blair High School
Montgomery County, MD
Ms. Jonetta Russell

For more information, contact Betty Montgomery, Education Committee Manager, at
301-622-4912 (home), 301-601-4694 (work), (Secretary: 301-601-0302), 301-601-0308 (fax) or by email at

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