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2014 Special Award Winners

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Award for Outstanding Creativity

  certificate and gifts
    (1110) If You Give a Scientist a Cookie...
        Student: Christian Cabrera
        School: Town Creek Elem

    (2403) Does Simethicone Reduce Gas Bubbles in Your Digestive Tract
        Student: Bryce DelaCourt
        School: Myrtle Grove Christian School

    (3501) Oil Collection Efficiency of Various Plastics in Ocean and River Water
        Students: Noelle Hoehn , Brooke Hoehn
        School: Isaac M Bear High

    (1101) A (Maze)ing Bots
        Student: Alice Leland
        School: Union Elementary

American Meterological Society

  certificate and gift
    (2503) Rockin' Shorelines: The Use of Aquatic Rock Sills to Prevent Erosion along NC Shoreline Estuaries
        Student: Daniel Williamson
        School: Wayne School of Engineering

    (2603) Triangular Sails vs Square Sails
        Student: Mason Kelleigh
        School: Holly Shelter Middle School

    (3702) Alternate Energy Synergy
        Student: Aaron Johnson
        School: Isaac M Bear High

NC American Water Works-Water Environment Association Stockholm Jr. Water Prize

  certificate and gift
    (1112) How Surface Area Affects Evaporation
        Student: Grace Vara
        School: Topsail Elem

    (2701) H2O Power
        Student: Colin Williams
        School: Wayne School of Engineering

    (2501) Does Water Quality Affect Oyster Growth?
        Student: Elizabeth Kinsey
        School: Charles Murray Middl

    (3502) Flushable Products: Is it a scam?
        Student: Michael Deaney
        School: Isaac M Bear High

    (3501) Oil Collection Efficiency of Various Plastics in Ocean and River Water
        Students: Noelle Hoehn , Brooke Hoehn
        School: Isaac M Bear High

    (1111) Plants, Soil Erosion and Clean Water
        Student: Gavin Lopez
        School: Morehead Elem CG

    (2504) Water Quality
        Student: Campbell Idol
        School: St. Mark Catholic School

    (3503) The Effects of Pollution Exposed to Artemia Salina Eggs Before Hatching and The Effects of Pollution
        Student: Hailey Andrews
        School: The Epiphany School

NC Aquarium at Fort Fisher

  certificate and gift
    (1121) How Salty Is The Sea
        Student: Elizabeth Stephens
        School: Supply Elementary

    (2503) Rockin' Shorelines: The Use of Aquatic Rock Sills to Prevent Erosion along NC Shoreline Estuaries
        Student: Daniel Williamson
        School: Wayne School of Engineering

    (2501) Does Water Quality Affect Oyster Growth?
        Student: Elizabeth Kinsey
        School: Charles Murray Middl

    (3501) Oil Collection Efficiency of Various Plastics in Ocean and River Water
        Students: Noelle Hoehn , Brooke Hoehn
        School: Isaac M Bear High

    (1113) The Effect of Food on the Number of Microorganisms in Creek Water
        Student: Ashley Daniel
        School: Morehead Elem CG

Women in Science Award

  certificate and gift
    (1114) Are You in Good "Shape", Paratrooper?
        Student: Lien Lancaster
        School: North Topsail Elem

    (1121) How Salty Is The Sea
        Student: Elizabeth Stephens
        School: Supply Elementary

    (3304) Is Washing Your Produce Really Necessary?
        Student: Morgan Yelverton
        School: Wayne School of Engineering

    (1119) What Makes An Eggshell Come Off Best
        Student: Brianna Ryan
        School: Clyde Erwin Elem

    (1115) Which Is Stronger?
        Student: Jasmine Toudle
        School: Southwest Elementary

    (1120) Distracted Driving
        Student: Erin Frisch
        School: Morton Elementary

    (1118) What's in the Puddle?
        Student: Ainsley Heath
        School: Cape Fear Elem

    (2505) Pesty Produce
        Student: Isabella Ann Litvak
        School: St. Mark Catholic School

    (1116) Melting Liquids
        Student: Isabella Butler
        School: Codington Elementary

    (3201) The Effect of Natural and Synthetic Antibiotics on Topical Staphylococcus aureus, Enterobacter aero
        Student: Maya Vexler
        School: Isaac M Bear High

    (1117) How Does Light Intensity Change With Distance? (How Far Is That Star?)
        Student: Mia Weckel
        School: Dr Hubert Eaton Elem

    (2703) Hammer Time! Hammering Force for Different Types of Wood
        Student: Margot Rochester
        School: St. Mary Catholic School

    (2203) Refract, Adapt, React
        Student: Janae Young
        School: M C S Noble Middle

    (3303) Homemade Forensic Science
        Student: Lindy Bustabad
        School: Clinton High

    (3503) The Effects of Pollution Exposed to Artemia Salina Eggs Before Hatching and The Effects of Pollution
        Student: Hailey Andrews
        School: The Epiphany School

    (2604) The fastest way to cool soda
        Student: Kamri Augherton
        School: Southwest Middle

Excellence in Science

  Excellence in Science ($125 cash)
    (3602) Optimization of Hydrogen Fuel Cells
        Student: Brittany Williams
        School: Emsley A Laney High

NCSEF Elementary Nomination

  Elementary Project to attend NCSEF
    (1102) Lunar Phase Effects on Tidal Stages
        Student: Hannah Greer
        School: Southport Elementary

    (1107) Finding The Right Rotor That Will Produce The Most Clean Energy
        Student: Justin Ouellette
        School: V Williamson Elem

    (1105) Strong Magnets Are Cool
        Student: Nicholas Klein
        School: Murrayville Elem

    (1108) Does Temperature Affect the Activity of Pancreatic Enzymes?
        Student: Owen Deen
        School: Ogden Elementary

    (1106) Keeping It Cool
        Student: Jacob Rose
        School: Heyward C Bellamy El

    (1104) Be Safe and Flip the Switch
        Student: Riley Stone
        School: Richlands Elementary

    (1103) Can You Hear Me Now??
        Student: Michaela Williams
        School: Banks Elementary

    (1109) How do you extinguish a fire?
        Students: Trey Kivett , Trevor Sears
        School: Banks Elementary

NCSEF Junior Biological Science A Nomination

   Junior Biologcial Science A Nomination
    (2201) How Much Does Caffeine Effect Heart Rate?
        Student: Mari-Katherine Poole
        School: St. Mary Catholic School

    (2202) Are Fingerprint Patterns Inherited?
        Student: Julia Charters
        School: Southwest Middle

NCSEF Junior Biological Science B Nomination

  NCSEF Junior Biological Science B Nomination
    (2301) KillzIt
        Student: Anne Turner
        School: St. Mark Catholic School

    (2302) What is the Best Manure for Plant Growth?
        Student: Alden Stack
        School: Cape Fear Ctr Inquir

NCSEF Junior Chemistry Nomination

  NCSEF Junior Chemistry Nomination
    (2402) Which Type Of Flour Has The Most Gluten In It?
        Student: Lauren Kelly
        School: St. Mark Catholic School

    (2401) Apples or Oranges
        Student: Alexia Campbell
        School: Leland Middle

NCSEF Junior Earth/Environmental Nomination

  NCSEF Junior Earth/Environmental Nomination
    (2502) Running Afoul of Water Quality
        Student: Dylan Rosbrugh
        School: St. Mark Catholic School

    (2501) Does Water Quality Affect Oyster Growth?
        Student: Elizabeth Kinsey
        School: Charles Murray Middl

NCSEF Junior Physics Nomination

  NCSEF Junior Physics Nomination
    (2601) Energetic Electrons: The Application of the Seebeck Effect in Determining the Performance of Varying
        Student: Hannah Williamson
        School: Wayne School of Engineering

    (2602) America's Game (Energy in Motion)
        Student: Chase McPherson
        School: Wilmington Christian Academy

NCSEF Junior Technology/Engineeering Nomination

  NCSEF Junior Technology/Engineering Nomination
    (2701) H2O Power
        Student: Colin Williams
        School: Wayne School of Engineering

    (2702) Twisted Power
        Student: Matthew Canady
        School: Charles Murray Middl

NCSEF Senior Biological Science A Nomination

  Sr. Biological Science A Nomination
    (3201) The Effect of Natural and Synthetic Antibiotics on Topical Staphylococcus aureus, Enterobacter aero
        Student: Maya Vexler
        School: Isaac M Bear High

NCSEF Senior Biological Science B to attend NCSEF

  Senior Biological Science B to attend NCSEF
    (3302) Seed Wars
        Student: Carley Lewis
        School: Wilmington Christian Academy

    (3301) Light Absorption & Photosynthesis
        Student: Giovanni Budi
        School: Isaac M Bear High

NCSEF Senior Chemistry Nomination

  NCSEF Senior Chemistry Nomination
    (3402) The Effects of Varying Radiation on the Melting Rates of H20 and Aqueous Solutions
        Student: Daniel Alfonsetti
        School: Isaac M Bear High

    (3401) Turn On The Lights
        Students: Bradley Faircloth , Wade Sumner , Seth Harrington
        School: Clinton High

NCSEF Senior Earth/Environmental Nomination

  NCSEF Senior Earth/Environmental Nomination
    (3502) Flushable Products: Is it a scam?
        Student: Michael Deaney
        School: Isaac M Bear High

    (3501) Oil Collection Efficiency of Various Plastics in Ocean and River Water
        Students: Noelle Hoehn , Brooke Hoehn
        School: Isaac M Bear High

NCSEF Senior Physics Nomination

  NCSEF Senior Physics
    (3601) Keeping it Cool with Nanoparticle Technology
        Student: Christopher Karras
        School: Wilmington Christian Academy

    (3602) Optimization of Hydrogen Fuel Cells
        Student: Brittany Williams
        School: Emsley A Laney High

NCSEF Senior Technology/Engineering Nomination

  NCSEF Senior Technology/Engineering Nomination
    (3701) Binary vs. Hexadecimal: The Effect of Encoding on Data Transfer Speed
        Student: David Williamson
        School: Wayne School of Engineering

    (3702) Alternate Energy Synergy
        Student: Aaron Johnson
        School: Isaac M Bear High