ScienceScholarDistinctionMaple Grove Senior High student Paymon Rafian won a Minnesota Department of Education’s Scholar of Distinction Award in Science. To earn recognition, a student must complete required work in Minnesota’s academic standards, demonstrate mastery of complex subject matter, and apply his or her knowledge and skills on challenging projects. Rafian’s project is titled, “Crowd Sourcing as a Method of Indoor Navigation for People with Low-Vision.”

-Published May 29, 2014