AMS students had a very impressive showing in the District Science Fair held at Ohio University on March 12, 2016. 18 students participated in the fair, 7 of these students earned a place at the State Science Day in May.
Students who participated are: Adeel Koshal, Charlotte Lane, Mieke Riddlebarger, Sam Dispenza, Cauley Smith, Lyra Skinner, Dela Mensah, Hannah Schulz, Maddie James, Zoe Williams, Ava Barnett, Abby Miller, Caroline Brandes, Bozeman Koonce, Hannah Bernstein, Abby Crawford, Wally Green and Tina Zhang.
The 7 students who earned a Superior rating and who will continue to the State Science Fair are: Adeel Koshal, Mieke Riddlebarger, Sam Dispenza, Hannah Schulz, Zoe Williams, Wally Green and Tina Zhang.
Mieke Riddlebarger, Sam Dispenza, Adeel Koshal and Tina Zhang received Broadcom MASTERS nominations for outstanding performance at an SSP-Affiliated Fair, awarded by the Society for Science and the Public.
Adeel Koshal won a Gold medal from the Department of Behavioral Science at Ohio University and $75. Mieke Riddlebarger won an award from the College of Osteopathic Medicine and $100. Sam Dispenza won a 1st place award from Ohio University’s Department of Civil Engineering and $100. Sam won a 1st place award from Ohio University’s Department of Mechanical Engineering and a remote control machine kit. He also won an Air Force award. Hannah Schulz won an AEP Foundation Watershed and Environmental Science Award of $150 and a Department of Biological Sciences Zoology award with a bundle of prizes. Zoe Williams won a Department of Physics and Astronomy award with $50 and books and a Navy award. Wally Green won a Department of Biological Sciences Zoology award with a bundle of prizes. Tina Zhang won an AEP Foundation Watershed and Environmental Science Award of $150. Tina also received Recognition from the Association of Women Geoscientists.
Please note that the winners of the awards from the military branches received a package of prizes with their awards.