Diocesan Science Fair winners

School Awards

St. Joseph, Herndon; St. Patrick, Fredericksburg; St. Veronica, Chantilly

Behavioral and Social Science

Catherine Barr (Colors, Careers and Cognition), St. Luke, McLean

Biochemistry

Christopher Hoyle (Analyzing DNA), St. Joseph

Botany

Julia Gorka (Plants in Space), St. John, McLean

Chemistry

Brenna DeBellas (The Effect of Chlorine Bleach on Swimsuits), St. Joseph

Computer Science

John Paul Gurley (Comparing the Speed of Graphics Cards), St. Veronica

Earth and Space Science

Maggie Hunter (Tales of Contrails), St. Timothy, Chantilly

Engineering

Jeff McAteer (Speed vs. Weight), St. Patrick

Environmental Science

Ryan McKenna (There and Back Again), Sacred Heart, Winchester

Math

Kaitlyn Shin (Dot dot dot), St. Timothy

Medicine and Health

Meredith Cervi (Natural Germ Busters), Holy Spirit, Annandale

Microbiology

Jonathan Stine (Beware of Germs in your home!), St. Joseph

Physics

Ryan Fairbairn (Effects of Temperature on Bouncy Balls), St. Veronica

Zoology

Mary Daly (Tracking the Pack), St. Rita, Alexandria

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