Wednesday, May 18, 2016
|Shorecrest students participated in Student Bio Expo|
Photo courtesy Shoreline Schools
Thirty-four Shorecrest High School students participated in the 14th Annual Northwest Association of Biomedical Research (NWABR) Student Bio Expo on May 16 at Shoreline Community College.
The event provides students with the opportunity to learn about biotechnology, biomedicine and bioethics.
The students were among over 370 students from over 20 schools across the state who spent the year independently researching a scientific topic and creating a project around it.
Many of the Shorecrest students also earned awards for their projects. The students were advised by Shorecrest honors biology teachers Shelby Bushman and David Svrcek.
Shorecrest students who placed or received honorable mentions
- Julianne Oshiro - 1st - Drama - OCD
- Coco Hart - 2nd - Dance - Alzheimer’s Disease
- Katie Evans - Honorable Mention - Autism Spectrum Disorder
- Nora Jorgensen - Honorable Mention - Cotard’s Disease
- Shelby Gresch - 3rd - Telekinesis or Neuroprosthetics?
- Aldo Chavez - 3rd - Multiple Sclerosis in Today’s World
- Alex Dietrich - Honorable Mention - HIV
- Katie Jerauld - 2nd - Genetically Modified Organisms
- Eddie Peabody - 3rd - Combating Malaria
- Claire Perrin - 2nd - Trastuzuman: A Powerful Cancer Immunotherapy
- Sydney Burns - Honorable Mention - Somatic Cell Nuclear Transfer
- Marieke Visscher - 1st - Optogenics: Mind Control on a Cellular Level
- Chris Lee - Honorable Mention - CAR T-Cell Therapy
- DeMeaus Wong - 3rd - Effects of Monosodium Glutamate on Black Eyed Pea Growth