9th Annual Central Massachusetts Regional Brain Bee

Congratulations to Snigdha Allaparthi, Freshman from Lexington High School in Lexington, MA. Snigdha was the winner of the Ninth Annual Central Massachusetts Regional Brain Bee competition and the Andrew M. Sheridan Young Neuroscientist Award. Snigdha will be representing UMass in the National Brain Bee competition on March 19th and 20th in Maryland. Winners from each National Brain Bee then go on to compete in the International Brain Bee against students from around the world. Congratulations are also extended to our runner-up, Heather Rowell from Grafton High School, and all top 10 finalists.

The 2015 Central MA Regional Brain Bee winner, Snigdha Allaparthi, is pictured here along with her mother, Sailaja Allaparthi, Dr. Douglas Ziedonis, and Dr. Sheldon Benjamin.