Celebrating student achievement in the Sciences and Math
Marianopolis celebrated the impressive achievements of its students in the fields of Science and Mathematics during the 2017-18 academic year at a special reception on June 11. The College also honoured the more than 200 students who participated in enriching Science activities, including Honours Science and the many initiatives supported by the Marianopolis Plan for Success, such as Robotics and Science Fair.
The Honours Science Special Awards for Excellence in Honours Science Initiatives went to Jonah Azoulay, Patrick-Brian Bielawski, Mina Khan and Ben Rudski. Ben also received the Sister Beatrice Darragh Award for Excellence in Chemistry and an award for Excellence in Honours Science Activities. Simon Tartakovsky also distinguished himself with an award for Excellence in Honours Science Activities. Simon also received a Distinction in Physics Competitions Award, as did Xinyue Lie. She also received the Distinction in Mathematics Competitions Award.
The Distinction in Science Fair Award was given to Gabriel Dayan, Raffi Hotter, Wilfred Mason and Jude Victoria. Gabriel was also honoured with the Gary Lanaro-Gagnon Memorial Award for Excellence in Research in the Life Sciences.
The Margaret Taussig Award for Excellence in Biology was given to Adelia Canuto. The Ernest Fox Award for Excellence in Mathematics went to Justin Yu. The Margaret Furst Award for Excellence in Physics went to Rui Ning Gong.
Peter Kaloyannis and Panayota Giannotta were each honoured with a Distinction in Robotics Award.