Comments from Prior Participants
WSHI is a great place to learn about the many avenues open to you in science and technology. But donít just take our word for itÖhere are some comments from 2012-2013 participants:
|As high school students we have an idea of what we would like to do, but weíre not sure. But at Westinghouse Science Honors Institute, we are introduced to different careers by speakers who are actually a part of these careers. Itís really an eye-opening experience.
Shaler Area High School
I enjoyed WSHI a lot. I enjoyed learning more about modern sciences. I also liked the fact that the speakers talked about their colleges, as this gave me some ideas for what colleges I would like to attend.
Evangel Heights Christian Academy
WSHI was a fantastic experience. I thoroughly enjoyed getting to learn about different topics in science. WSHI actually is the reason I decided to major in nuclear engineering. I met some great people while I was here, and I would recommend this experience to anyone.
Conemaugh Valley High School
Attending the Westinghouse Science Honors Institute was one of the best decisions I made in my junior year. Itís fun, allows you to meet new people, and you learn about interesting topics in science.
Hampton High School
The Westinghouse Science Honors Institute has been an amazing experience. There are no words to truly describe how inspirational the Institute was. Everyone was so kind, and each lecture captured my complete attention. A truly wonderful experience!
Pine-Richland High School
WSHI was an extraordinary opportunity, and the lectures were fascinating and informative. I was able to share the lecturersí passion for science and innovation; it was inspiring. This was truly a worthwhile experience, and I learned a lot.
Westmont Hilltop High School
As a whole, the Westinghouse Science Honors Institute has introduced me to opportunities and possibilities I didnít know were there before. It has shown me that there really is no limit on what I can become.
Carrick High School
The lectures were fantastic and the staff members from Westinghouse were second to none.
Quigley Catholic High School