MESA Goes to Google HQ April 13
The Think Tank team from Kennedy’s MESA Club (Mathematics-Engineering-Science-Achievement) will be traveling to Google Headquarters in Mountain View on April 13 to compete in MESA Regionals (covering San Jose, SF, Stockton, Sacramento, East Bay, and Ukiah).
The “Tank Team” (pictured, l-r, Aaron Kwong, Andrew Hunsaker, Mugita Kurosaki, Class of 2020) earned 1st Place during preliminary competitions with several area high schools at UC Davis in March.
Other MESA results, and accompanying categories, from Davis preliminaries include 1st Place (Concrete Disk), 2nd Place (Ultimate Disc), 3rd Place for Creativity & Design (Civil Structures), 3rdPlace (National Engineering Design Challenge).
MESA Club members pictured at UC Davis in March include (l-r) 1st row- Benny Vang, Peggy Liu, 2nd row- Francis Feng (club president), Tyler Reynen (club VP), Ricky Ho (club secretary), 3rd row- Nick Xiong, Masanori Monguchi, hiding behind Benny is Xiaodong Lin (club treasurer). Photos courtesy Mrs. Henry, B23
Benny Vang, 3rd Place, Civil Structures (Creativity & Design)
Nathan King, 1st Place, Ultimate Disk
Pictured (L to R) Charles Thorp-Barbier, Cynthia He, Charlotte He, Tiffany Zhang
Pictured (L to R) Ziadong Lin, Tiffany Zhang, Kylee Vang, 2nd Place Ultimate Disk