UDHS Students Capture Six Delaware Valley Science Fair Awards
Last week the winners from the county science fair went to the Delaware Valley Science Fair, with close to 1000 students from the tristate area. Upper Darby HS had 6 students win awards in this very competitive event:
9th grade: Jenna Yocco - 2nd place in Earth & Space Science for her project titled The Effect of Pulsar Age on Nulling Frequency Zach Finley - Honorable Mention in Engineering for his project titled The Drag Coefficient Anna Fattizzo - 2nd place in Behavioral Science for her project titled The Effect of Gender Stereotypes on Adjective Selection. Anna also won the Jack Mixit Award in Behavioral Sciences. 11th grade: Nate Polidoro - Honorable Mention in Mathematics for his project titled Investigation of Fibonacci Variations Lyla Nachimson - Honorable Mention in Earth & Space Science for her project titled Climate Change on Mars. Lyla also won the American Meteorological Society Award. Chris Dwyer - 3rd place in Earth & Space Science for his project titled Determining the Redshift of Galaxies Photometrically. Chris also won a partial scholarship to The University of the Sciences.