NEW HAVEN SCIENCE FAIR 2010 AWARDS LIST
Judging Category PROJ # PROJECT TITLE Students PLACE Special Awards SCHOOL TEACHER  
pre-Kindergarten Class Projects                
1 Drink This, Not That Class HM   John C. Daniels Kathy Barkin  
2 Healthiest Chip Class HM   Barnard Nicole Mioline  
3 Popping Popcorn Class HM   Beecher Patrice Edwards  
7 Mixing Primary Colors Class HM   Wexler/Grant Verita Rudd  
5 Go Fly A Kite! Class 3   Mauro-Sheridan Monique Gibbs  
4 It's Raining! It's Pouring! Class 2   Davis Street Danielle Zito  
6 What's Hot? What's Not? Class 1   Ross Woodward Dana DeCerbo  
Judging Category PROJ # PROJECT TITLE Students PLACE Special Awards SCHOOL TEACHER  
Kindergarten Class Projects - Biological Sciences                
8 Composting Project Class HM   Barnard Jennifer McBrierty  
9 Does dance increase your heart rate? Class HM   Beecher Caroline Thomas & Heidi Lewis  
11 Home Sweet Home Class 3   Edgewood Ann Donnery  
10 Taste and Tell Class 2   Bishop Woods Sandra Shia  
12 Squirmy Wormy Class 1   Nathan Hale Ryan Reynolds  
Judging Category PROJ # PROJECT TITLE Students PLACE Special Awards SCHOOL TEACHER  
Kindergarten Class Projects - Physical Sciences                
13 "Eggciting" Egg Dying Class HM   Barnard Kim Wilson  
14 We're not dense, but syrup is! Class HM Supervisor's Creative Title Award for the most creative project title. Celentano Scott Esposito  
17 Bubbles Bonanza Class HM   Fair Haven Elise Goodhue  
19 Bright as a new Penny Class HM   Roberto Clemente Marissa Talaryk, Steven Wilson & Patricia Marek  
15 May The Force NOT Be With You! Class 3   Davis Street Sue Baldino  
16 Oh No, My Dryer is Broken Class 2   East Rock Marisa Truski & Daiteyan  
18 Orange Power to the Rescue Class 1 Community Foundation For Greater New Haven Award for projects that promote environmental protection and alternative energy sources. Mauro-Sheridan Eiko Hosozawa-Feldenzer & Darla Martinez  
American Chemical Society Award for excellence in chemistry.  
Judging Category PROJ # PROJECT TITLE Students PLACE Special Awards SCHOOL TEACHER  
1st Grade Class Projects - Physical Sciences                
20 Mummification Class HM   Beecher Erica Spilka  
21 Keeping Cool! Class HM Precision Combustion Award for projects that demonstrate a focus on energy and clean environment Bishop Woods Jamie Sirico-Alderman  
22 Apples and Air Class HM   Brennan Rogers Janita Frost  
26 Soaking Wet Class HM   Columbus Family Academy Irene Logan  
27 Buoy-Oh-Buoyancy Class HM   Conte West Hills Kim Parker  
28 Lay off the Grease Class HM   East Rock Rebecca Ryalls & Joe Lewis  
29 The Air we Breathe Class HM   Fair Haven Jonathan Genn  
31 Static! Class HM   Roberto Clemente Devin Puglisi & Maryann Kowalsky  
32 Somewhere Over the Rainbow the Sun Shines Class HM   Ross Woodward Regina Criscuolo  
23 Picking Packing Peanuts Class 3   Celentano Susan Aube  
30 Red Hot Colors Class 2   Mauro-Sheridan Cindy Puglisi & Kim Volkens  
24 Oil Clean Up Class 1 Woman's Seamen's Friend Society Award for excellence in the study of fresh or saltwater ecology. Clinton Avenue Patrick Herrmann  
Judging Category PROJ # PROJECT TITLE Students PLACE Special Awards SCHOOL TEACHER  
1st & 2nd Grade Class Projects - Biological Sciences                
33 Pollution Solution Class HM   Brennan/Rogers Barbera Averna  
34 I Will Survive! Class HM   Clinton Avenue Rocio Barahona  
36 Wonderful Worm Waste Class HM   John C. Daniels Katherine Massa  
39 How A Seed Grows Class HM   Wexler/Grant Diane Stewart  
35 Bloom Boosters Class 3   John C. Daniels Susie Iovanne  
38 Which condition do lima beans grow best in? Class 2   MicroSociety Magnet School Dana Proto  
39A Where in the world will worms wander? Class 1 Dennis Bornick Award for excellence in environmental studies and alternative-energy sources. Worthington Hooker Kathy Lembo & Christina Amato  
Judging Category PROJ # PROJECT TITLE Students PLACE Special Awards SCHOOL TEACHER  
2nd Grade Class Projects - Physical Sciences                
40 What's the Dirt on Soil? Class HM   Beecher Alyssa Lockwood & Scott Kealey  
41 Recyling Class HM   Brennan/Rogers Jackie Nathman  
42 Let's Mix it up! Class HM   Davis Street Maryellen Maresca  
43 To Shield or Not to Shield   HM The Astronomical Society of New Haven Awards for excellence in Astronomy. Edgewood Susan Matican  
American Society of Metals/ Southern CT Chapter Materials Award for projects that use science to explore the properties and applications of materials.  
44 What Falls Faster? Class HM   Fair Haven Hilary Walsh  
46 Will It Float or Sink? Class HM   Mauro-Sheridan Interdistrict Magnet Sharon Scott & Pearson  
47 Pop, Pop, Poppin Class HM   Truman Janice Markey  
48 Which Boat Shape Holds the Most Weight? Class HM   Wexler/Grant Stacy Cormier  
25 Ice, Ice, Baby Class 3   Clinton Avenue Kim Grappone  
45 Charge It Up! Class 2   John C. Daniels Natina D'Ambrusoso  
49 Disposable or Reusable Class 1   Wexler/Grant Huwrell Thorton  
Judging Category PROJ # PROJECT TITLE Students PLACE Special Awards SCHOOL TEACHER  
3rd & 4th Grade Class & Team Projects - Biological Sciences                
50 To Be Green, or Not to be Green Class HM   Barnard Dyann Sousa  
51 A Study of Turtle Barnacles Class HM   Barnard Kimberly Beard  
52 Sun for Sunflowers Class HM   Beecher Darlene Walden  
53 Race to the Table Class HM   Bishop Woods Kaitlin Garceau & Aimee Clavette  
54 Fill 'er Up Class HM   Brennan/ Rogers Susan Hansen  
58 Looking at Landfills Class HM   East Rock Katherine Werth & Joe Lewis  
59 Room Eight Goes Green Class HM   Edgewood Michelle Paulishen  
60 Land and Pollution Carlos Perez, Christina Rojas, Michael Moody, Annette Cuapio HM   Fair Haven Amy Sorensen  
61 What type of water is best for watering plants? Class HM   John C. Daniels Karen McHugh  
62 Which Water Works Best? Class HM   Mauro-Sheridan Interdistrict Magnet Andria Moffitt & Michael Esposito  
64 Feel the Beat Class HM   Truman Christina Marchitto  
56 The Effect of Acid Rain on Plant Life Class 3   Davis Street Kelly Thompson  
57 "ZEA MAYS-ING EXPERIMENT" Class 3 Supervisor's Creative Title Award for the most creative project title. Davis Street Waltrina Kirkland-Mullins  
55 a.MAZE.ing Plants Class 2   Conte West Hills Kara Nagle  
63 Grow Your own Fuel Class 1 Star Supply Award for excellence in creativity related to energy and clean environment Nathan Hale Laura Namnoum & Larissa Giordano  
Precision Combustion Award for projects that demonstrate a focus on energy and clean environment  
Judging Category PROJ # PROJECT TITLE Students PLACE Special Awards SCHOOL TEACHER  
3rd & 4th Grade Class Projects - Physical Sciences                
65 "Egg" Citing Osmosis Class HM   Brennan/ Rogers Kimberly Garcia  
66 Soggy Paper Towel Class HM   Celentano Kelly McManus  
67 Eating Nails for Breakfast Class HM   Columbus Family Academy Alba Williams & Debbie Pires  
70 Energy saving light bulb: A Cool Idea! Class HM   Davis Street Jessica Atnes  
71 "Singing in the Rain" Class HM   John C. Daniels Holly Smith  
72 How does the length of wire effect the flow of electricity? Class HM   Mauro-Sheridan Interdistrict Magnet Eva Landau  
73 Going Green Class HM   MicroSociety Magnet School Joseph Vitello  
74 Blast Off: Alka Seltzer and Pressure Class HM   Truman Brian Radley  
75 Newton Knew Gravity Class HM   Wexler/Grant Lorraine Nusdeu  
76 Dunk It! Class HM   Wexler/Grant Graceine Ford  
77 Crash Test Class HM Edward F. Coelho Award for any project in the field of technolong related to public safety. Wexler/Grant Renee Evans  
68 Insulation for the Nation Class 3   Conte West Hills Jackie Dunn  
79 Bevicity Class 3   Worthington Hooker Julie Villanueva  
78 The 3 R's Unite Class 2   Worthington Hooker Paul Salem & Leah Gillooly  
69 Being Clean by Going Green Class 1   Davis Street Elizabeth DiFonzo  
Judging Category PROJ # PROJECT TITLE Students PLACE Special Awards SCHOOL TEACHER  
3rd & 4th Grade Team Projects - Physical Sciences                
81 Who Likes It Hot? Esteban Marrero, Angel Gonzalez, Maria Benitez HM   Clinton Avenue Lisa Pereira  
82 Composting Carrots Andrew Marrero, Melanie McDowell, Digna Paucay, Jose Medina HM   Fair Haven Virginia Seely  
84 The Rust Rush Amy Cotrina, Robert Lopez-Perez, Carlos Briones, Naysha Franco HM   John S. Martinez Meghan Noonan  
85 Enzymes and Catalysts Gary Fisher, Edilson Godinez, Tyerin Gatling HM   Troup School Ellen Falsey & Michelle Campise  
87 Keeping Warm Marvin Mackey, Jacob Rogers HM   Troup School Kelly Villano & Michelle Campise  
86 Bubble Theme Ibelkis Tejada, Annisha Santiago 3   Troup School Ellen Falsey  
83 Menacing Meteors Jandra Garcia, Brianna Chance, Neesha Melendez, Brytney Perez 2 The Astronomical Society of New Haven Awards for excellence in Astronomy. John S. Martinez Meghan Noonan  
Philip Orville Award for Excellence and Creative in Fields of Geology, Earth Science, Weather Systems and Soil  
80 Which building is best? Dalisha Amparo, Rachael Laguerre, Rafaela Martinez 1   Beecher Shirley Ferrara  
Judging Category PROJ # PROJECT TITLE Students PLACE Special Awards SCHOOL TEACHER  
5th Grade Team Projects - Physical Sciences                
88 2010 Energy Saver Solar Cooker Jonysah Bouknight, Natayjah Evans, Derrick Smith HM   Brennan/ Rogers Kristin Smith  
90 Fruit Battery Katia Contreras, Melanie Fernandez, Tanisha Ortiz HM   Columbus Family Academy Stephanie Hart  
91 Waterproof??? Nelson Diaz, Taleim Salters, Naeem Williams HM   Conte West Hills Jennifer Brancati  
93 Optical Mouse Issac Faustino; Nijee Parson HM   East Rock Jamiee Mendillo  
94 To Blow or Not to Blow Jose' Ayala, Scott Wilcox HM   Edgewood Nicole DeMartino  
95 Which soda container dissolves fastest? Tyler Goodson, Bryan Espinosa Perez HM   Fair Haven Mallory Curran  
96 Are You Focused? Tyrese Evans, Deyanir Gomez, Asim Waters HM   John S. Martinez Ellen Shepard  
98 Power Up Jamar Brooks, Alicia Fortsch HM   Nathan Hale Andrea Bailey  
99 Hot Cleans a Lot Amariah Rodriguez, Sabrina Pietrosimone, Ni Lam HM   Nathan Hale Andrea Bailey  
100 Crystals: How to make our very own Ruby Bryant
Jarys Pagan
Cameron Lewis
Jonathan Portillo
HM   Roberto Clemente Shana Semmens  
101 Freezing Sea Katlynn Emilyesa Cherry, Ileanette Reyes Fuentes HM   Ross Woodward Rosemary Sirico  
102 Electricity Vincenzo Santino Gernardo, DeAvionne Mechelle Royal-Wright HM   Ross Woodward Rosemary Sirico  
103 Temperature Changes with Salt Additon Amber Green, Taina Palacios HM   Troup School Elizabeth Vigliotti  
104 Less Car More Miles Darryle Bisson, Adonis Negron HM   Troup School Elizabeth Vigliotti  
107 Airheads David Wu, Winston Knight HM   Worthington Hooker Hope Carloni  
108 Glide, Glide, Glide Cameron Thomas, Jose Colon HM   Conte West Hills Jennifer Brancati  
105 Quicksand Tamia Walcott, Kayla Kelly 3   Wexler/Grant Jennipher Israelite  
106 Nuttin' But Power Anthony Godfrey, Justin Morehead, Saige Taylor 3   Worthington Hooker Kyle Miller  
89 More Marker for Your Money Alberto Saavedra, Jovon Alston, Ryan Gonzalez 2   Clinton Avenue Jennier Maselli  
92 Ecologically Safe Electricity Soniya Grover Nyree Lewis 2   East Rock Theresa Giordano  
97 Solar Cooker Starneisha Warren, Jan Carlos DeJesus-Ortiz, Jason Lewis, Alex Gomez 1   Mauro-Sheridan Katie Pine  
Judging Category PROJ # PROJECT TITLE Students PLACE Special Awards SCHOOL TEACHER  
5 & 6th Grade Individual Projects - Physical Sciences                
110 Would Someone Please Read the Signs? Anna Bedel HM   Benjamin Jepson Michele Alex  
111 Fire Logs Jacob Sanchez HM   Betsy Ross Larry Gee  
113 More Absorbent Keila Soto HM   Hill Central Karen Zaborowski  
115 Wishful Drinking Kwanae Taylor HM   King/Robinson Kevin Inge  
117 Coin Battery Meni Hooks HM   Troup School Elizabeth Vigliotti  
116 Car Sailing Dante Stevens 3   Troup School Elizabeth Vigliotti  
109 Solar Cooking Corey Bethea 2   Barnard Kel Youngs  
112 Defying Gravity: How Do Things Fly? Justice Willoughby 1   Davis Street Amy Schlank  
Judging Category PROJ # PROJECT TITLE Students PLACE Special Awards SCHOOL TEACHER  
5th & 6th Grade Individual Projects - Biological Sciences                
118 Bacteria & Hand Sanitizers Christine Akinduro HM   Betsy Ross Larry Gee  
122 Oh my darling Clementine Alexandria Abbagnaro HM   Nathan Hale Andrea Bailey  
124 Colors of Growth Isabel Marie Alvarez-Diaz HM   Ross Woodward Rosemary Sirico  
123 Growing Green Gianna Vollano 3   Nathan Hale Andrea Bailey  
121 War of The Fertilizer Rhianna Bennett 2 CT Agricultural Experiment Station Award for best project related to food, plant, insects or environment. Davis Street Gail DeBlasio  
119 Speed vs. Incline Evan Robison 1   Betsy Ross Deborah James  
Judging Category PROJ # PROJECT TITLE Students PLACE Special Awards SCHOOL TEACHER  
5th & 6th Grade Team Projects -Biological Sciences                
120 Reduce & Reuse Nicole Rivera, Keomelys Gloss, Kristal Gonsalez HM   Columbus Family Academy Regina Melendez  
125 Buck Wheat Showdown Jennifer Mydosh, Lorant Sedenszki, Kevin Zayas HM   Barnard Kristin Hebert  
128 Grow!?! Ryan Rivera, Hector Morales, Fernando Robiero HM   Columbus Family Academy Stephanie Hart  
129 Cancer in Cells Alexis Rivera, Samantha Gonsalez, Cindy Castelan HM Edith Charbin McAuliffe Awards for an exemplary project on cancer research or the effect of alternative medicines on cancer. Columbus Family Academy Regina Melendez  
130 Water and Bacteria Jacqueline Fuentes, Luis Aponte, Richard Campos HM   Columbus Family Academy Regina Melendez  
132 Acids and your Teeth Kelvin Caraballo; Montel James HM   East Rock Watkins & Lewis  
135 Water, Water Everywhere Cowiya Arouna, Errah Rabano, Janissa Vidal, Javier Padilla HM   John C. Daniels Karen McHugh & Bill Johnson  
139 Flower Power Jalece Bradley, Daisha Miller HM   Wexler/Grant Acea Ward  
140 Child Cop Nico Britton, Eric Kong HM Robert N. Blosveren "Scientific Curiosity Award" for projects that best demonstrate scientific curiosity. Worthington Hooker Tara Michaels  
127 Contamination Or ...? Destiny Parks, Pedro Vazquez, Steven Feliz 3   Clinton Avenue Mindy Schwartzman  
134 Conventional vs. Green Anna Mohd - Khairi, Gayatri Sivalenka 3   Eng & Science University Heather Toothaker  
133 Science: Sight or Sound? Maya Lew, Carrie Beech 2   Edgewood Jessica Walsh  
131 Amazing Bean Growth Trevon Murphy, Dennis Sanders, Kevin Murphy 1   East Rock Theresa Giordano & Joe Lewis  
Judging Category PROJ # PROJECT TITLE Students PLACE Special Awards SCHOOL TEACHER  
6th Grade Team Projects - Physical Sciences                
141 Healthy Hearts Timmera James, Samantha Marsh, Deana Tavares HM   Benjamin Jepson Michele Alex  
144 Absorbency Nyasia Mercer, Jezabeth Perez, Isabelle Geller HM   Beecher Camille Gorham  
145 Too Hot? Too Cold? Or Just Right? Maya Henderson, Janae McMillan, Candice Gosta HM   Bishop Woods Tara Stevens  
147 To Train Your Plane Anthony Duff Jr., Lincoln Wilson Jr. HM   Conte West Hills Vanessa Clayton  
148 Speed of Wind Eric Davies, Elan Silver HM   Edgewood Jessica Walsh  
149 Why Popcorn Pops. . . Katia Mata, Keiry Ventura, Rebeca Guzman HM   Fair Haven Alexis Vetre  
150 Pop Pop Pop ! Sandy Mejia, Zuleyka Mercado HM   Hill Central Karen Zaborowski  
151 Paper Airplanes Veronica Guivas, Janelley Agron, Lucy Velasquez HM   John S. Martinez Erin MacWilliam  
152 Soda-Powered Car Christian Disdier, Brandon Flores, Jaquin McClendon HM   John S. Martinez Shelley Weinhaus  
153 To Flipper or Not To Flipper Angelica Baez, Fadeth Gomez Ruby Gonzalez HM   John S. Martinez Shelley Weinhaus  
154 Earth Quakes Yenimar Cortes, Nylevet Elias HM   John S. Martinez Jason Cucolo  
155 Air Flow Rondey Jordan, Chris Charles HM   John S. Martinez Jason Cucolo  
156 Can You Hear Me Now? Jalyn Moye, Gabriella Athitang HM   King/Robinson Kevin Inge  
157 Floating Eggs Tremont Waters, Shaymell Stanley HM   King/Robinson Kevin Inge  
159 Heating the Earth Nashley Rameriz Marlisa Shaw, Mervin Figuerella HM   Roberto Clemente Anderson  
161 The Wonders of Crystal Ashley Brown, Arkele Pierce HM   Ross Woodward Ann LeGrand  
162 Electrical Fruit Mark Garcia, DeAndre Dshields HM   Ross Woodward Ann LeGrand  
143 Soda-vs-Nails Enoc Escobar, Laszlo Sedenszki, Alayzia Malloy 3   Barnard Abigal Evanko Weber  
160 That's the Way the Ball Bounces Diamonte Maldonado, Justin Jiminez 3   Ross Woodward Ann LeGrand  
158 Detergent Dilemma Destinee London, Tameeka Walker 2   Mauro-Sheridan Interdistrict Magnet Paulette Byer  
163 Donít Get Burned Sam Smith, Will Van Allen 2   Worthington Hooker Dianna Harris  
146 Whirly Energy Angelique Cortes, Natanel Alvarado, Dashon Torres 1 Dennis Bornick Award for excellence in environmental studies and alternative-energy sources. Clinton Avenue Lois Kaliszewski  
Judging Category PROJ # PROJECT TITLE Students PLACE Special Awards SCHOOL TEACHER  
7th Grade Individual Projects - Physical Sciences                
165 Shoe Prints: The Untold Evidence Sarah Sugrue HM   Betsy Ross Roisin MacDonald  
168 pHantastic Cleaners Henry Lucas HM   Eng & Science University Heather Toothaker  
169 Growing Crystals Caprisha Richardson HM   Fair Haven Jeanette Compton  
170 How Much "C" do you See? Suhani Patel HM   Fair Haven Jeanette Compton  
173 Toils with Oil Santiago Neville HM   Nathan Hale Evelyn Gallagher  
174 Evaporating Drinks Lesly Lopez HM   Troup School Ekizabeth Vigliotti  
172 The Power of heat is right under your feet! Jasmine Achoki 3   MicroSociety Magnet School Halyna Fedoruk  
167 Speed: Does Shape Matter Nashrul Mohd-Khairi 2   Eng & Science University Heather Toothaker  
171 Playing with Detergents! Devyani Chaturvedi 1   Lincoln-Bassett Aisha Bobb-Semple  
Judging Category PROJ # PROJECT TITLE Students PLACE Special Awards SCHOOL TEACHER  
7th Grade Team Projects - Physical Sciences                
175 Citrus Battery Michael Gritzbach, Terrence Cooper HM   Benjamin Jepson Thomas Merritt  
176 Stay Healthy Javon Williams,Isaiah Wiggins HM   Benjamin Jepson Thomas Merritt  
177 Unique Tomatoes Skyler Bacote, Lauren McFadden HM   Benjamin Jepson Thomas Merritt  
180 Stomp, Stomp, Party Khadesia Walker
Edgar Diaz Jr.
HM   Eng & Science University Heather Toothaker  
181 Automatic Siphon Montel Green, Tyler Moody HM   Hill Central Roger Rushworth  
183 Chocolate Factory Brianna Schmidt, Arline Vance HM   Nathan Hale Evelyn Gallagher  
184 Lip Smacking Tatiana Moreno, Paola Domena HM   Troup School Eraclio Altavilla  
185 Rocketology Melahn Graham, Steven Whaley HM   Troup School Eraclio Altavilla  
186 Go With the Flow Smaranda Ciubotary, Anny Yun HM   Worthington Hooker Doug Jones  
179 Speed Reader Alliyah Rubiera, Anaysha Hernandez 3   Columbus Family Academy Regina Melendez  
187 Grease! Alejandra Corona 3   Roberto Clemente Shana Semmens & Francisco Chavarria  
178 Neutral Juliana Benitez, Katherine Torres 2   Columbus Family Academy Regina Melendez  
182 Connecting Conductivity Tenille Bonilla, Elizabeth Nerkowski 1 American Society of Metals/ Southern CT Chapter Materials Award for projects that use science to explore the properties and applications of materials. Mauro-Sheridan Jeffrey Johnson  
Judging Category PROJ # PROJECT TITLE Students PLACE Special Awards SCHOOL TEACHER  
7th & 8th Grade Individual Projects - Biological Sciences                
191 April Showers Bring May What??? Shea Connors HM   Edgewood Matt Erickson  
192 What Are You Doing to Me? Edith Muleiro HM   Worthington Hooker Doug Jones  
189 Problem Solving Skills of Two Species of Fish Timothy Goff 3   Brennan/Rogers Fawn Landers  
188 Corrosive Aciduous Plants Alyssa Celone 2   Betsy Ross Amy Piccirillo  
190 The Smart Bird gets the Right Seed Cameron Schmitz 1 New Haven Bird Club "Millie Letis Memorial Award" for excellence in the study of bird behavior and habitats. Edgewood Matt Erickson  
Judging Category PROJ # PROJECT TITLE Students PLACE Special Awards SCHOOL TEACHER  
7th & 8th Grade Team Projects - Biological Sciences                
193 Bacterminators Lesley Flores, Mahogany Epps HM   Barnard Karen Beitler  
194 Bacteria Male vs.Female Angel Dahfay, Jahaira Duran HM   Benjamin Jepson Tom Merritt  
195 Bacteria Away Paola Medina, Megan Degray HM   Benjamin Jepson Thomas Merritt  
196 Keepin' it Clean Maya Duff, Ashanti Culbreath HM Bob Apfel Award for the project that best exemplifies understanding of how to ask a good question and create an hypothesis Conte West Hills Eraclio Altavilla  
199 How fast can they grow? Akilia Coke, Amirah Haneef HM   Lincoln-Bassett Aisha Bobb-Semple  
201 Invasion Mairead Brennan, Ashanti Smith HM Elliot Perlman Award for the student who best exemplifies perserverance, commitment and the willingness to give extra effort in studying science. Roberto Clemente Shana Semmens  
202 Bacteria vs. Solutions Benjamin Matthews, Luis Dejesus HM   Truman School Antonio Giaimo  
197 Delicious and Nutritious Brianna Ortiz, Tatiana Gay 3   Conte West Hills Eraclio Altavilla  
200 Get Away, I'm Crabby Angelo DeVecchio, Shawn Godfrey 2 Woman's Seamen's Friend Society Award for excellence in the study of fresh or saltwater ecology. Nathan Hale Evelyn Gallagher  
198 Schooled Jazlyn Marie Ocasio, Jasmine Ayers 1   Conte West Hills Gail Sullivan  
Judging Category PROJ # PROJECT TITLE Students PLACE Special Awards SCHOOL TEACHER  
8th Grade Individual Projects - Physical Sciences                
203 Oil Spill Hazard Crystal Vani HM Community Foundation For Greater New Haven Award for projects that promote environmental protection and alternative energy sources. Barnard Karen Beitler  
207 Stars or Dust? Frances Torres HM The Astronomical Society of New Haven Awards for excellence in Astronomy. Fair Haven Jeanette Compton  
204 Eggsperiment Julio Alvarenga 3   Clinton Avenue Jessica Peltier  
206 Electric Food Harrison Davis 2   Edgewood Matt Erickson  
205 Organic Soil Marielis Muriel 1   Columbus Family Academy Regina Melendez  
Judging Category PROJ # PROJECT TITLE Students PLACE Special Awards SCHOOL TEACHER  
8th Grade Team Projects - Physical Sciences                
210 Color and Heat Angela Lewis, Tia Scott HM   Beecher Gabe Jenkins  
211 Will it work? Liam Barry, Evan Flynn HM   Benjamin Jepson Thomas Merritt  
212 Natural Junk Ziael Aponte, Antionne Connor HM   Benjamin Jepson Thomas Merritt  
215 Where DId It GO? Ken Lara, Jeffrey Ochoa HM   Clinton Avenue Jessica Peltier  
216 Durability vs. Price Cynthia Garcia, Jessica Osorio Perez HM   Conte West Hills Gail Sullivan  
217 Loops and Rollercoaster Speed Imani Manick-Highsmith; Evangelina Briones HM   East Rock Creola Smith & Joe Lewis  
219 Salinity vs. Time to Freeze Armand Ward, Xavier Allen HM   Hill Central Roger Rushworth  
221 Warping in Water Jevaughn Brodie, Noah Segal-Gould HM   MicroSociety Magnet School Halyna Fedoruk  
223 Fizzy Lifting Drinks Ade Ben-Salahuddin, Leo Weinreb HM   Worthington Hooker Doug Jones  
224 Heavy Metal Benjamin Croll, Colleen Roy HM American Society of Metals/ Southern CT Chapter Materials Award for projects that use science to explore the properties and applications of materials. Mauro-Sheridan Lisa Pires  
213 Mass Effect Shawndel Evans, Jacky Sirichanto 3   Bishop Woods Susan Renehan  
222 Fizzy Soda Stephanie D'Amora, Claire Cappella 3   Nathan Hale Evelyn Gallagher  
218 Current Events David Elkin-Ginnetti, John Muegge 2   Edgewood Matt Erickson  
214 Solar Panel vs. Battery LordGino Sullivan, Emanuel Ruiz
1   Clinton Avenue Jessica Peltier  
Judging Category PROJ # PROJECT TITLE Students PLACE Special Awards SCHOOL TEACHER  
High School Team Projects - Biological Sciences                
226 Look at the Size of That Thing! Darcy Yankovich, Ashley O'Sullivan -   Career HS Linda Goodman  
227 Stress Dominique Warner,Tenia Holloway HM   High School in the Community Todd Solli  
229 Oil Eating Bacteria Diamond Crawford, Tiffany Rouse HM   Metropolitan Business Theresa Seroka  
228 The Effect of Sweetener Type on Yeast Respiration Mytisha Spencer, Rayna Morning 3   Metropolitan Business Theresa Seroka  
230 Cell Phone vs. Reaction Time Sandy Decosse, Stephanie Narain 2   New Haven Academy Emily Edenburn  
225 Make green with grey. Wen-Ting Jiang, Chanon Boonyaviroje 1 Star Supply Award for excellence in creativity related to energy and clean environment Career HS Richard Palmer  
Judging Category PROJ # PROJECT TITLE Students PLACE Special Awards SCHOOL TEACHER  
High School Team Projects - Physical Sciences                
231 How much does air weigh? Melisa Corretger, Katiria Avila -   Career HS Linda Goodman  
232 The effect of pH on hair care Yusamil Perez, Jineirys Catalan -   Career HS Linda Goodman  
233 Like to Dye Your Hair? Bianca McClure, Kimberly Rosa HM   High School in the Community Todd Solli  
234 The Effect of Rocket Design on Maximum Altitude Esaw Hobby, Cordell Barboza HM   Metropolitan Business Theresa Seroka  
235 Terminate This: Apocalypse Wow! Tarpley Hitt
Alessandra Hogan
1   Wilbur Cross Chris Willems  
Judging Category PROJ # PROJECT TITLE Students PLACE Special Awards SCHOOL TEACHER  
High School Individual Projects - Biological Sciences                
237 Math/Science vs. English/History? Emily Crowther -   Career HS Linda Goodman  
238 Sports drinks vs. fruit drinks: which is best? Maxine Harris -   Career HS Linda Goodman  
240 Water Filtration Systems Emily Messinger HM The Watershed Fund Award for the most innovative project related to water, water conservation or environmental science. Cooperative Arts & Humanities Fallon Daniels  
Woman's Seamen's Friend Society Award for excellence in the study of fresh or saltwater ecology.  
241 Grasshopper Pea Lab Allen Thomas HM   Cooperative Arts & Humanities Fallon Daniels  
243 Musical Plants Montel Gray HM   Cooperative Arts & Humanities Sheila Martin Corbin  
244 The Effect of Plant Type on Bioremediation of Water Raymond Sizemore HM   Metropolitan Business Theresa Seroka  
245 How to reduce your carbon footprint Shalia Harris HM   New Haven Academy Emily Edenburn  
246 How does detergent affect plant growth Robin Samuel HM   Polly T McCabe Liz Bradshaw  
242 The Effectiveness of Various Soaps on E.Coli K-12 Elias Heckman Heath 3   Cooperative Arts & Humanities Sheila Martin Corbin  
239 Lead Tale Winy Coronado 2   Cooperative Arts & Humanities Fallon Daniels  
236 Worms or no worms? Danielle Brodie 1 Robert N. Blosveren "Scientific Curiosity Award" for projects that best demonstrate scientific curiosity. Career HS Richard Palmer  
Judging Category PROJ # PROJECT TITLE Students PLACE Special Awards SCHOOL TEACHER  
High School Individual Projects - Physical Sciences                
247 Sweet Tooth Ciarah Cox -   Career HS Linda Goodman  
249 Iodized Salt and Boiling Point Annie Sigg HM   Cooperative Arts & Humanities Sheila Martin Corbin  
250 Borax Versus Salt Versus Sugar: Which will Grow Crystals the Fastest? Shelby Simmons HM   Cooperative Arts & Humanities Eric Boehm  
251 The Wonders of Water Cinthia Perez HM   Cooperative Arts & Humanities Eric Boehm  
252 Laser Refraction Hunter Marcisz HM   High School in the Community Todd Solli  
253 "Crime Scene Chemistry" The Cool Blue Light of Luminol Kory William LoPresto HM   High School in the Community Todd Solli  
254 Pulling the Pulley Luke A. Bishop HM   High School in the Community Todd Solli  
256 Electrolyte Challenge Faith Chapman HM   New Haven Academy Emily Edenburn  
258 Every Second Counts Alan Williams 3   Wilbur Cross Chris Willems  
255 Temperature of Ocean and Hurricane Intensity Beatriz Sao 2 Jack McAuliffe Merchant Marine Awards for excellence in marine science and navigation science. High School in the Community Todd Solli  
Philip Orville Award for Excellence and Creative in Fields of Geology, Earth Science, Weather Systems and Soil  
259 Synthesis of Microporous Carbon Crystal Adam Taylor 1 Dennis Bornick Award for excellence in environmental studies and alternative-energy sources. Wilbur Cross Chris Willems  
Precision Combustion Award for projects that demonstrate a focus on energy and clean environment  
American Chemical Society Award for excellence in chemistry.  
Judging Category PROJ # PROJECT TITLE Students PLACE Special Awards SCHOOL TEACHER  
                 
                 
          Woman's Seamen's Friend Society Awards Barnard Environmental Studies Magnet School, Clinton Avenue School, NathanHale School, Cooperative Arts & Humanities Magnet School  
          Awarded to schools for excellence in activities related to ecology and the environment.  
Judging Category PROJ # PROJECT TITLE Students PLACE Special Awards SCHOOL TEACHER