Philadelphia, PA - BDPA's 2010 High School Computer Competition (HSCC) team from Southern Minnesota successfully defended their National Title for the fourth year in a row. BDPA 's Washington, D.C. 2010 Regional Champions (above) finished second place during the 2010 National HSCC. Students from the top five teams in the United States receive scholarships toward their college education in STEM related fields of study from BDPA's Education and Technology Foundation (BETF). This year's top five teams are: BDPA Southern Minnesota, BDPA Washington, D.C., BDPA Chicago, BDPA Detroit, and BDPA St. Louis.
Pictured above (L-R) Dr. Anthony Junior, Office of Naval Research (ONR); Victor Holt, CEO V-Tech Solutions, 2010 Sponsor; Hassan Moustafa, BDPA-DC HSCC Alumni; Theresa Thomas, BDPA-DC HSCC Alumni and Chaperone; Airrick Woolen, BDPA-DC HSCC Alumni and Chaperone; Mira Cruz, 2010 BDPA-DC HSCC Team; TurKenya Herring, 2010 BDPA-DC HSCC Co-Captain: Titus Thomas, 2010 BDPA-DC HSCC Team; Admiral Gary Roughead, United States Navy, Chief of Naval Operations (CNO); Francisco Nunez, 2010 BDPA-DC HSCC Co-Captain; Naomi Mathews, 2010 BDPA-DC Team; Roderick Edwards, CONCUR, 2010 Sponsor and HSCC Instructor; Edward Yeldell, QinetiQ North America, 2010 Sponsor and HSCC Instructor; Perry Carter, Regional VP/CIO Tec-Masters, Inc., 2010 Sponsor and BDPA-DC Chapter President; and Louis Shack, DC Courts System, 2010 Chapter Sponsor of the Year and Chapter HSCC Program Director.
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