2018 STEM Talks

Congratulations to all of the young women in high school who presented a STEM Talk at #LEADLIKEAGIRL: A Conference for Risk-Takers and Changemakers on April 14, 2018 at Stuart. The judges had a difficult time selecting winners as all research and presentations were outstanding!

STEM Talks Awards

First Place and $2,000: Meiqi (Maggie) Lin, senior at Stuart Country Day School
Virtual Reality to Develop Empathy for those with Vision Disabilities

Second Place and $1,500: Gabrielle Alston, senior at The Baldwin School
Enhancing Cardiomyocyte Proliferation to Improve Cardiac Cell Therapy

Third Place and $1,000: Rhea Malhotra, junior at Moravian Academy
Revolutionizing Cardiovascular Disease with Biochemical Optogenetics

Fourth Place and $500: Alexandra Bullen-Smith, senior at Stuart Country Day School
Using Virtual Reality to Empathize with Vision Disabilities