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House Proceeding 09-30-09 on Sep 30th, 2009 :: 0:14:55 to 0:17:40
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Virginia Foxx

0:14:51 to 0:15:11( Edit History Discussion )

Virginia Foxx: years from now. she was proudly hoping that perhaps she could become the oldest person in the world. today we celebrate the memory of mrs. ruth lincoln on what would have been her 112th birthday. i yield back. the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman yields back. the gentleman from north carolina. the gentlewoman from north

Virginia Foxx

0:14:55 to 0:17:40( Edit History Discussion )
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Virginia Foxx

0:15:12 to 0:15:32( Edit History Discussion )

Virginia Foxx: carolina. ms. foxx: permission to the house for five minutes. the speaker pro tempore: without objection. ms. foxx: thank you, madam speaker. madam speaker, today i had the privilege to meet darren zoo, an exceptional student from north carolina's fifth congressional district who is a freshman at isle university. darren is in washington today to receive a prestigious scholarship from the davidson

Virginia Foxx

0:15:33 to 0:15:53( Edit History Discussion )

Virginia Foxx: institute for talent development. at the age of 17 he's already made impressive crngs contributions to his community and to the fields of signs and math. darren is a resident of winston-salem, and a 2009 graduate of the school of signs and math met aics where he pursued his interests and develops his skills in math and

Virginia Foxx

0:15:54 to 0:16:16( Edit History Discussion )

Virginia Foxx: science. after meeting him today i understand why he was honored as a davidson fellow by the institute. the project that helped him win this scholarship award struck me as the sort of work you'd find graduate students doing. in his research, he worked to develop more efficient data storage technology by exploring

Virginia Foxx

0:16:17 to 0:16:38( Edit History Discussion )

Virginia Foxx: nanofabrication methods for spintronics which are a type of powerful electronics. his work is in the nanotech industry, especially in the field of nanolegitimating to are aify. the scholarships that he won came from the davidson institute. i'd be remissify didn't highlight their program, the davidson fellows program, that recognizes the accomplishment of

Virginia Foxx

0:16:39 to 0:17:00( Edit History Discussion )

Virginia Foxx: gifts students like darren. the davidson institute seeks to nurture and support extremely gifted young people through its many programs and scholarships. the davidson fellow scholarship that darren received recognizes students under the age of 18 for making significant contributions to society in either science,

Virginia Foxx

0:17:01 to 0:17:21( Edit History Discussion )

Virginia Foxx: technology, mathematics, music, literature, philosophy or any other graduate level work considered outside the box. since 2001 the institute has rewarded $3.1 million in scholarships to 127 students. the institute also runs a public school in nevada for profoundly gifted middle and high school students.

Virginia Foxx

0:17:22 to 0:17:40( Edit History Discussion )

Virginia Foxx: in addition the institute provides for teachers and parents of highly gifted students. this organization is to be commendefor its strong commitment to helping ounation steward one of our most precious resources, our young people. i congratulate darren for the amazing work that helped him win

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