CSSF Category Awards: 2015
Behavioral & Social Sciences

Senior Division


Awards Ceremony photo to come

S0422 — First Place
Amrita Venkatraman, Grade 11
Building a Smartphone Application to Test Alertness before Drivers Take the Wheel
Advisor: Mr. John Shelby
School: Homestead High School, Cupertino, Santa Clara County
S0402 — Second Place
Jeffrey Chang, Grade 11
Northern California Vowel Shift: English Phonological Change in Progress
Advisor: Mr. Jason Lee
School: Lynbrook High School, San Jose, Santa Clara County
S0406 — Third Place
Ruwanthi N. Ekanayake, Grade 11
Effects of Avatar-Based Virtual Reality on Veracity Perception and Kinetosis
Advisor: Mr. Peter Starodub
School: Palos Verdes Peninsula High School, Rolling Hills Estates, Los Angeles County
S0413 — Fourth Place
Zachary G. Peterson, Grade 10
Daniel G. Pham, Grade 10
Using Mobile Technology to Aid Those Afflicted by Color Vision Deficiency
Advisor: Mrs. Victoria Acquistapace
School: De La Salle High School, Concord, Contra Costa County
S0412 — Honorable Mention
Olivia R. Pearson, Grade 12
The Effects of Computer Based Note-Taking or Longhand Note-Taking on Memory Recall Using SAT II Standardized Test
Advisor: Ms. Deborah Brown
School: Yosemite High School, Oakhurst, Madera County
S0416 — Honorable Mention
Roshini N. Ravi, Grade 11
Gender Bender: A Study on Teacher Gender, Student Gender, and Academic Achievement in STEM
Advisor: Dr. Vinutha Ravi
School: Stockdale High School, Bakersfield, Kern County

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