State Science Fair

State Science Fair

The students include:
Back Row (Left-Right): Avery Roth, Kayedenn Rivinius, Rayman Zimmerman
Front Row (Left-Right): Allie Friesz, Halle Rivinius, Laura Muggli
The following students received awards for their projects:
Laura Muggli received the “Department of Geography (Project in Geography)” award, which included a monetary award of $50 and a certificate, for her project “How much glyphosate can be detected in wheat areas that have been desiccated?”
Laura Muggli also received the “North Dakota Society for Clinical Laboratory Project Related to Laboratory Medicine” award, which included a cash Award of $50 and a certificate, for her project “How much glyphosate can be detected in wheat areas that have been desiccated?”
 
Kayedenn Rivinius received the “Xcel Energy Project Award For A Project Related to Energy or Electricity,” which included a cash award of $25 and a certificate for his project “How do you cool a house using water?”
 
Halle Rivinius received the “Department of Biomedical Sciences Project in Medical or Health Sciences” award, which included a monetary award of $100 and a certificate for her project “Which environmental area will result in the most microbial growth?” 
 
 
The following students were top projects in their divisions: 
In the Junior High Division, Halle Rivinius was selected as the Second Place (Sweepstakes Runner-Up) winner for her project  “Which environmental area will result in the most microbial growth?” She received a silver plaque and a $75 cash award from the ND IDeA Network of Biomedical Research Excellence.
In the Senior High Division, Avery Roth was selected as Second Alternate in the Southwest Central Region, for his project “Do environmental changes alter or impact the sex of a beef calf from a natural breeding?” He received a silver plaque and the opportunity to be an alternate at the ISEF (International Science & Engineering Fair) in Pittsburgh Pennsylvania in May; he will have the opportunity to exhibit his project if a finalist from the region cannot attend.