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Sara Jiang, '18, Earns Math Scholarship at UNL Math Day
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On Thursday, November 16, the BT math team participated in UNL Math Day. 1,441 students from 99 different schools attended this annual event. The competition includes two components: a written test called PROBE, and a team quiz bowl.

Congratulations to Sara Jiang, '18, for receiving a scholarship for her high score on the PROBE II test! She placed eighth overall, which earned her a $2,000 scholarship to UNL.

In addition, BT placed first overall in the PROBE I team competition. Five BT students placed in the top 40 in the individual competition for PROBE I, which allowed them to move on to the PROBE II test. These individuals were Sara Jiang, Daniel Ning, '18, Vincent Tang, '18, Laura Liu, '19, and Ferris Li, '20.

In the Math Bowl competition for Class IV, the BT team placed second. The members of this team were Laura Liu, Vincent Tang, Sara Jiang, Lily Haas, '20, and Jenna Mu, '18.

Congratulations to all who participated and contributed to Brownell Talbot's success in this challenging competition.