Monday, July 28, 2008

Closing Ceremony Held Today

US Physics Team with the Singapore Team at the Reception after the Closing Ceremony

US Physics Team at the Closing Ceremony
Back Row: (left to right) Paul Stanley, Warren Turner, Bob Shurtz
Front Row: (left to right) Rui Hu, Ed Gan, Tucker Chan, Josh Oreman, Danny Zhu

The closing ceremony of the 39th IPhO was held this afternoon. There were several speeches, several great performances - music and dance, and the awarding of medals. Our team received 4 gold and 1 silver medal. This is only the third time that the US has received 4 gold medals so we are very pleased with the results. There was a reception after the closing ceremony where we all had the chance to say good-bye to the friends that we made during the last 10 days.


Charles said...

Great job! Congratulations to you all from all of us in the College Park office of AAPT.
--Charlie Holbrow

Anonymous said...

4 Golds/1 Silver! What a showing for the US team. Congrats to the team Rui,Josh,Tucker,Ed,Danny and to Bob,Paul, and Warren.

David Jones.

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