APS News Release

APS Students Receive Honors at Virginia State Science and Engineering Fair

Three APS students received awards at the Virginia State Science and Engineering Fair held this past weekend at Old Dominion University in Norfolk.

Olivia Bartrum (Wakefield)
Analysis of Anti-Inflammatory Compounds in Drug Absorption and Calculated Transdermal Permeability Utilizing the Parallel Artificial Membrane Permeability Assay (PAMPA)

  • 1st place, Society for In Vitro Biology
  • 2nd place, Biochemistry and Cellular & Molecular Biology

Anna Mohanty (Washington-Liberty) – 1st place, Regeneron Biomedical Science Award
The Effect of Axon Diameter on Heart Rate Variability

Anna Freeman (Washington-Liberty) – Honorable Mention, Chemistry
The Effect of the Amount of Gelling Agent on the Density of Both Vegan and Non-Vegan Marshmallows