Students take eight first-place awards in science competition

Northern Kentucky University students received eight first-place awards for their presentations at the Kentucky Academy of
Science undergraduate competition.

The winners from NKU in the poster presentation competition for various disciplines were:

  • Alexandra Ivers (Anthropology & Sociology)
  • Krista Loose (Chemistry: Analytical/Physical)
  • Sara Lott (Geology)
  • Sean Shumate (Health Sciences)

The winners from NKU in the paper presentation competition for various disciplines were:

  • Thuy (Donna) Do (Chemistry: Organic/Inorganic)
  • Jessica Damron (Geology)
  • Matthew Stark (Physiology & Biochemistry)
  • Kevin Beers (Science Education)

Several other NKU students won second-place and third-place awards in the statewide competition. A complete listing is
available on the Kentucky Academy of Science website.