Category Archive: Alumni

Oct 15

Ryan Gompertz CHS/MST Class of 2011

Ryan Gompertz (CHS, ’11) was among the first 32 brave Magnet pioneers who joined our brand new program in its inaugural year of 2007.  Like many of those 32 curious students who joined us that year, we were also just trying to figure out who we were as a program. I distinctly remember when Ryan …

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Mar 28

WSSEF 2018 Results

34 of our students competed in the Washington State Science and Engineering Fair this past weekend. Congratulations to all of them who represented our school and their research with pride. Particular shout-outs go to the following people: Freshmen: Alex Gee, Mark Robinson, and Jaden Le: 1st place in Environmental Engineering Owen Baenen and Justine Pentergraft: …

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Jan 10

Magnet Grad Meghal Sheth Published!

CHS/MST Magnet grad Meghal Sheth, class of 2015, was published this week in the journal of Future Microbiology, receiving a co-author credit for her recent work exploring the Zika virus and human pregnancy at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis, Missouri. Read the online article via the link here: To Zika and destroy: an …

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Feb 13

CHS Science Oly Triumphant at Cal Berkeley!

Students from CHS (and many from the MST Magnet) traveled this past weekend down to Cal Berkeley to participate in the Golden Gate Science Olympiad Invitational, which is led by previous S.O. national medalists and students from Stanford and Cal Berkeley, including our very own Jon Bartlett (CHS/MST ’15), currently studying bio-engineering at Stanford (’19). …

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Dec 05

MST Alumna Anna Roche Published!

Congratulations to CHS/MST Alumna Anna Roche (’16) for her co-author credit on a recently published study (Dec. ’16) in the Journal of the Association for Research in Otolaryngology (JARO). Roche worked on this study at WSU Vancouver in Dr. Allison Coffin’s lab, throughout high school, as part of her internship work in the MST Magnet …

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May 04

Magnet Alum Pathak (’15) Published in Science Magazine

2015 CHS/MST graduate Reesab Pathak recently received a co-author credit in an article published in the February 2016 issue of Science. Much of the work he contributed to this study was based off the internship experience he had through the MST program at OHSU. Congratulations, Reese. Mr. Pathak is currently conducting his undergraduate studies at Stanford. “One promising …

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Dec 16

December Mini-Symposium

In December of each year we host a smaller version of the full-blown, 9-12th grade research Symposium we put on in May of each year.  This mini-event is a presentation of the undersclassmen’s first phase of research.  We enlist the help of our upperclassmen and recent graduates who act as panelists to offer constructive feedback in our …

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