Meet the 2005 Science Fair Award Winners

Each year the Berkeley Pit Public Education Committee awards $50 savings bonds to grade-school students and a $250 savings bond to one high school student who compete in the Montana Tech Science and Engineering Fair. To qualify for the awards, the science fair project must explore a topic related to the Berkeley Pit or a mine waste cleanup technology.

Sam Kuglitsch 5th grade, Kennedy Elementary  "Plant Growth Effects from Environmental Factors"Sam Kuglitsch
5th grade, Kennedy Elementary
“Plant Growth Effects from Environmental Factors”

 

Randi Phelps 7th grade, East Middle School "Is There a New Antibiotic in the Pit?"Randi Phelps
7th grade, East Middle School
“Is There a New Antibiotic in the Pit?”

 

John Metesh 8th grade, East Middle School, Butte "To leave or not to leave; what difference will it make if we remove the (Parrot) tailings?"John Metesh
8th grade, East Middle School, Butte
“To leave or not to leave; what difference will it make if we remove the (Parrot) tailings?”

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