2013 Virtual Symposium

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2013_BlueRidge_4thGrade_PosterFrom waste to wonderland: Shrinking landfills to grow food for our community

  • Investigators: Blue Ridge Elementary 4th Graders
  • Teachers: Linda Koenig and Erin Rose
  • Fellow: Jessica Merricks (Biological Sciences)

2013_BlueRidge_5thGrade_PosterThe science of composting: Best practices for Blue Ridge Elementary

  • Investigators: Blue Ridge Elementary 5th Graders
  • Teacher: Allie Pennington
  • Fellow: Jessica Merricks (Biological Sciences)

2013_DerbyRidge_4thGrade_WadeFish and plants working together to help each other grow

  • Investigators: Derby Ridge Elementary 4th Graders
  • Teacher: Brent Wade
  • Fellow: Clayton Coffman (Plant Sciences)

2013_DerbyRidge_4thGrade_PosterSunny-side up: Observing sunspots

  • Investigators: Derby Ridge Elementary 5th Graders
  • Teacher: Jennifer Brown
  • Fellow: Clayton Coffman (Plant Sciences)

2013_DerbyRidge_5thGrade_MoonPosterCrater crazy: Observing the moon

  • Investigators: Derby Ridge Elementary 5th Graders
  • Teacher: Jennifer Brown
  • Fellow: Clayton Coffman (Plant Sciences)

2013_Grant_4thGrade_PosterPedal power: Building an alternative energy stationary bicycle

  • Investigators: Grant Elementary 4th Graders
  • Teacher: Lisa Schenker and Jim Steelman
  • Fellow: James Franklin (Biological Sciences)

2013_Grant_5thGrade_WaterPosterHow can Grant grow the healthiest plant? The role of water

  • Investigators: Grant Elementary 5th Graders
  • Teacher: John Nies
  • Fellow: James Franklin (Biological Sciences)

2013_Grant_5thGrade_SoilPosterHow can Grant grow the healthiest plant? The role of soil

  • Investigators: Grant Elementary 5th Graders
  • Teacher: Matthew Kuensting
  • Fellow: James Franklin (Biological Sciences)

2013_MidwayHeights_4thGrade_PosterProject: Pond research

  • Investigators: Midway Heights Elementary 4th Graders
  • Teacher: Suzanne Lenz
  • Fellow: Jonathan Morrand (Biochemistry)

2013_MidwayHeights_5thGrade_PosterNo “blue” students – How about blue skies?

  • Investigators: Midway Heights Elementary 5th Graders
  • Teacher: Sheri Stewart
  • Fellow: Jonathan Morrand (Biochemistry)

2013_MillCreek_4thGrade_PosterWhat’s the buzz? Invertebrates of the Mill Creek outdoor classroom

  • Investigators: Mill Creek Elementary 4th Graders
  • Teachers: Rebecca Bentley and Karla Sommer
  • Fellow: Alice Tipton (Biological Sciences)

2013_MillCreek_5thGrade_PosterMicrobes, microenvironments, and plants. Oh My!

  • Investigators: Mill Creek Elementary 5th Graders
  • Teacher: Stacy Cooper
  • Fellow: Daniel Leuchtman (Biological Sciences)

2013_ShepardBlvd_4thGrade_PosterEnergy audit: Trailer vs. classroom

  • Investigators: Shepard Blvd Elementary 4th Graders
  • Teachers: Nichole Smith and Melanie Drury
  • Fellow: Khalid Alam (Biochemistry)

2013_ShepardBlvd_5thGrade_PosterThe microbial world at Shepard Elementary

  • Investigators: Shepard Blvd Elementary 5th Graders
  • Teacher: Lisa Aguilar
  • Fellow: Khalid Alam (Biochemistry)

2013_Benton_5thGrade_Poster-Tyus-Squirrel distributions in the Benton community area

  • Investigators: Benton Elementary 5th Graders
  • Teachers: Crystal Tyus
  • Undergraduate Intern: Elizabeth Biegalski
  • Graduate Mentor: Chad King (Forestry)

2013_Benton_5thGrade_Poster-Greear-GPS: Going places with squirrels

  • Investigators: Benton Elementary 5th Graders
  • Teacher: Corinne Greear
  • Undergraduate Intern: Kathryn Smith
  • Graduate Mentor: Chad King (Forestry)

2013_Fairview_4thGrade_Poster-Webb-Investigating the role of drought on bird populations

  • Investigators: Fairview Elementary 4th Graders
  • Teacher: Ragan Webb
  • Undergraduate Intern: Kelsey Owens
  • Graduate Mentor: Alice Tipton (Biological Sciences)

2013_Lee_5thGrade_Poster-AdamsWater quality: How it affects our lives

  • Investigators: Lee Elementary 5th Graders
  • Teacher: Whitney Adams
  • Undergraduate Interns: Lea Shelby and Benjamin Schwalenberg
  • Graduate Mentor: Jeff Dale (Biological Sciences)

2013_TwoMilePrairie_5thGrade_Poster-AllenLearn from the burn

  • Investigators: Two Mile Prairie 4th Graders
  • Teacher: Robert Allen
  • Undergraduate Intern: Jenna Nelson-McMichael
  • Graduate Mentor: Kimberly Pope (Fisheries and Wildlife)