Student Wins First Place in Brain Bee & Qualifies for Nationals
Fox Chapel Area High School junior Yelim Lee recently won first place in the 2016 Pittsburgh Brain Bee. As the regional winner, Yelim won $500 and qualified for the 2016 National Brain Bee which was held in Baltimore at the University of Maryland during National Brain Awareness Week.
A total of 19 juniors and seniors from local high schools participated in the Pittsburgh Brain Bee, which featured questions about the brain. The regional competition was held February 13 at the University of Pittsburgh and was sponsored by the Pittsburgh Chapter of the Society for Neuroscience.