CSSF Category Awards: 2012
Behavioral & Social Sciences

Junior Division


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J0407 — First Place
Lauren R. Fishman, Grade 7 portrait
Expressing Emotion: Facial, Verbal, and Physiological Differences
Advisor: Mrs. Julie Warren
School: Pegasus Middle School, Huntington Beach, Orange County
J0403 — Second Place
Jonathan F. Berman, Grade 8 portrait
Maya Y. Flannery, Grade 8 portrait
Arjun Mahajan, Grade 8 portrait
Innovation in Autism
Advisor: Mr. Norman Brennan
School: Mirman School for Gifted Children, Los Angeles, Los Angeles County
J0417 — Third Place
Megan N. McQueen, Grade 8 portrait
That's Uncanny! Gender in the Uncanny Valley
Advisor: Mrs. Laura Wilson
School: La Colina Junior High School, Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara County
J0411 — Fourth Place
Shira J. Kahn-Samuelson, Grade 8 portrait
Can Children Perceive If Their Peers Are Truly Smiling?
Advisor: Mr. David Oliver
School: Yavneh Day School, Los Gatos, Santa Clara County
J0404 — Honorable Mention
Anna L. Brewer, Grade 8 portrait
The Effect of Gender and Profile Picture on Popularity of Fake Facebook Accounts
Advisor: Ms. Marilyn Garza
School: Santa Barbara Junior High School, Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara County
J0408 — Honorable Mention
Anthony G. Flores, Grade 8 portrait
How Does Gender Affect Multitasking?
Advisor: Mrs. Laura Griffith
School: Arroyo Seco Museum Science Magnet School, Los Angeles, Los Angeles County
J0421 — Honorable Mention
Sara J. Simon, Grade 8 portrait
Newsflash: Teenagers Choose Cell Phones over Brain Cancer
Advisor: Mrs. Sarah Rines
School: San Diego Jewish Academy, San Diego, San Diego County
J0426 — Honorable Mention
Kally D. Zheng, Grade 8 portrait
The Effect of Age on Ability to Predict Personalities by Analyzing Handwriting
Advisor: Mr. Brad Penakala
School: Goleta Valley Junior High School, Goleta, Santa Barbara County
J0498 — Honorable Mention
Alexa R. Crabb, Grade 6 portrait
Does Name Influence Personality Type?
Advisor: Ms. Lisa Jarvis
School: Grass Valley Charter School, Grass Valley, Nevada County

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