Winning Presentations


1st Place - Russell Noon - "Impacts of microplastic contamination on soil systems and resulting plastivore population dynamics through environmental selection"

2nd Place (3-way tie) - Taylor McCoy - "Evaluation of growth rate effects in Nile Tilapia (Oreochromis niloticus) and butter lettuce (Lactuca satival) from mealworm substitution in feed in ras"

2nd Place (3-way tie) - Susan D. Perez - "Conditional Stability Constants for Five Synthetically Derived Glycolipids"

2nd Place (3-way tie) - Tomasz Wlodarczyk - "Unconventional approaches to explore metal accumulating plant species"

Honorable mentions: Willliam Borkan & Jason Windingstad



1st Place - Xenia De Gracia - "Characterization of mine tailings from legacy mines"

2nd Place - Benjamin Karls - "Parametrization Fate and Transport of Energetics on Training Ranges"

3rd Place - Neera Setlur - "In-situ Sequestration of PFAS from Contaminated Groundwater using Injectable High Affinity Cationic Hydrophobic Polymers"

Honorable mentions: Andréa Martinez, Christian Ayala-Ortiz, and Taylor Thornton


Undergraduate Presentations

1st Place - Nandita Parekh - "Getting the Dirt on Urban Garden Contamination: Environmental Monitoring in the University of Arizona Community Garden"

2nd Place - Ana Soto Velázquez - "Can the integrity of field soils be sustained for greenhouse studies?"

3rd Place - Alexia Vance - "Bathroom contamination due to 3 different hand-drying methods"

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