#HWRHS students moving on to the MA State Science and Engineering Fair!

An amazing weekend continues for our Generals!  The 2 group projects below competed in the Regional Science Fair today at Somerville High School and both have been selected to move onto the Massachusetts State Science and Engineering Fair on May 1st/2nd at MIT.

Group projects

Effects of BPA on Regeneration Rate of Lumbriculus Variegatus

Madison Poor, Rachael Holappa

The Effect of Photoperiod Length on the Photosynthetic Efficiency of Chlorella pyrenoidosa (Green Algae)

Michael Allara, Pamela Chansky, Individual Projects

Three individual projects also qualified for the Regional Fair, but were unable to attend today due to SAT’s.

The Effect of Global Warming on Algae

Charlotte Royer

The Effect of Organic Molecular Cellulose levels on Glucose Concentration

Katie Shinopoulos

Developing a Procedure For DNA Normalization

Saskia Leonard

Note: Saskia will compete at the State Fair as well as she was our top participant in our Local Fair and received an automatic bid to compete!

Congratulations Generals!!!