Congratulations Wayzata High School Science Bowl Team

The Wayzata High School Science Bowl Team was acknowledged today in the Congress of the United States of America:

Yes, that "Amanda" is my Amanda!

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Well done Amanda!

By Smarter Than Y… (not verified) on 28 Jan 2014 #permalink

Given the current climate in government I am thrilled the team wasn't censured. Congratulations to the young folks and to your wife.

Who is my wife but not a high school student. I quickly add

:)

I knew that :)

By Smarter Than Y… (not verified) on 29 Jan 2014 #permalink

Congratulations! Awesome achievement!

Apparently there was another great achievement by a group of Wayzata science students, but it hasn't been announced yet. Once I have a public link I'll update.