Published on Thu., March 19, 2015

The 38th annual Central Virginia Regional Science Fair was held recently at Central Virginia Community College. There were 69 students entered from high schools representing Amherst County, Appomattox County, Bedford County, Campbell County, and Lynchburg. The fair is an affiliate of the International Science and Engineering Fair.

The following LCS students were winners:

Grand Alternate AwardBiological Sciences

Sarah Phillips, E. C. Glass/CVGS  “The Toxicological Effects of Silver Nanoparticles (AgNPs) on the Cardiovascular System of Daphnia Magna and Their Offspring”

Category Winners

Behavioral and Social Sciences
Honorable Mention - Isabel Caprise, E. C. Glass/CVGS

Medicine and Health
1st Place - Sarah Phillips, E. C. Glass/CVGS

2nd place - Mansi Shah, Heritage /CVGS

Physics and Astronomy
2nd place - Becca Cate, E. C. Glass/CVGS       

Special Awards

ASCE Engineering
2nd Place - Dan Nguyen, Heritage /CVGS     

Virginia Dental Society Awards for Recognizing Science Talent
Sarah Phillips, E. C. Glass/CVGS
Mansi Shah, Heritage/CVGS

Virginia State Science Fair Nominees:  Date March 27-28th at VMI
Sarah Phillips, EC Glass/CVGSd

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