Science Research Students Present at Annual Symposium

Science Research Students Present at Annual Symposium Photo
Hampton Bays High School Science Research students presented their scientific findings at the school’s fourth annual Science Research Symposium on April 27.

The 16 students, who are all enrolled in the high school Science Research program spent, in some cases, between three and four years working on their research projects. Topics included diabetic retinopathy, fish cognition and behavior, cancer resistance in elephants and genetically-modified foods.

The Hampton Bays School District extends its congratulations to the following student presenters: Freshmen: Lily Candelaria, Elisabeth Daniels, Sky McMorris and Riley Stotzky. Sophomores: Ava Bianchi, Mecca Brooks, Christina Coulton, Maryrose O’Connell, Domenico Pensa III and Jared Strecker. Juniors: Sydney Caldwell, Meghan Long and Caroline Oakland. Seniors: Kaylee Catena, Alexandra Macholz and Erin Murphy.