College of Natural Science & Mathematics

28th Alaska Statewide High School Science Symposium

March 23-24, 2013, University of Alaska Fairbanks

 
 
1st Place   Phillip R. Wilson, West Valley High School
National JSHS Speaker #1
Thermal Dynamics of Ice on the Tanana River during Mid-Winter 
$4,200 UAF Tuition Scholarship
$2,250 All expense-paid trip to Nationals in Dayton, Ohio
$2,000 Army/Navy/Air Force Scholarship
$250 CIF (Cash in fist)
$8,700 total
 
 
2nd Place   Kelly May, Austin E. Lathrop High School
National JSHS Speaker #2
Repeat Study of “Global Warming, Bergmann’s Rule and Body Size in the Masked Shrew Sorex cinereus Kerr in Alaska,” (Yom-Tov and Yom-Tov, 2005) and Accounting for Age
$4,200 UAF Tuition Scholarship
$2,250 All expense-paid trip to Nationals in Dayton, Ohio
$1,500 Army/Navy/Air Force Scholarship
$250 CIF (Cash in fist)
$8,200 total
 
 
3rd Place   Brianna Gilmore, West Valley High School
National JSHS Poster Presenter
Genetic Variation and Speciation in Alaskan Claytonia
$4,200 UAF Tuition Scholarship
$2,250 All expense-paid trip to Nationals in Dayton, Ohio
$1,000 Army/Navy/Air Force Scholarship
$250 CIF (Cash in fist)
$7,700 total

 

4th Place  Harry Simpson, West Valley High School
National JSHS Poster Presenter
An Investigation of Voided Biaxial Slab Technology
$4,200 UAF Tuition Scholarship
$2,250 All expense-paid trip to Nationals in Dayton, Ohio
$500 ASHSSS Scholarship
$150 CIF (Cash in fist)
$7,100 total

 

5th Place   Krissa Davis (P) & Eva Kowalski, Petersburg High School
National JSHS Poster Presenter
Testing Labeling Laws by the Presence of Genetically Modified Organisms in Corn Products
$2,250 All expense-paid trip to Nationals in Dayton, Ohio
$200 CIF (Cash in fist) each
$2,650 total

6th Place  Summer Morton (P) & Shania Dahlberg, Petersburg High School
National JSHS Alternate Delegate
Are Moose (Alces alces andersoni) Reproductively Isolated in the Alexander Archipelago of Southeastern Alaska?
$150 CIF (Cash in fist) each
$300 total

7th Place  Victoria Wilton, Petersburg High School
National JSHS Alternate Delegate           
Comparison of Southeastern Alaska Fungal Communities by Forest management Practices and Soil Type
$150 CIF (Cash in fist)
$100 Society of American Foresters Award
$250 total

8th Place  Nicole Plummer, West Valley High School
National JSHS Alternate Delegate           
Academic Difference Between Full-Day and Half-Day Kindergarten
$200 CIF (Cash in fist)
$200 total

9th Place   Robert Dylan Smock, West Valley High School
Carbon Sequestration: An Attempt to Quantify CO2 Retention in Soil Media
$200 CIF (Cash in fist)
Asus Nexus 7 Tablet; Fairbanks North Star Borough Division of Air Quality Award ($250 value)
$450 total

Wm. Denzel Wood & Ivan Voronin, West Valley High School
Developing Applicable Forms of Aerogels for an Energy Conscious Future
$50 each from the Alaska Branch of the American Chemical Society in books

 

Masha Stelmach & Maura Sullivan, Petersburg High School
Comparing Tuckermannopsis chrolophylla
$50 each from the Alaska Society of Microbiology