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From: Jody Clark Vaisman, Associate Director & Academic Program Manager
Thank you for your support of Creative Inquiry Day. In total, a record number of students participated—over 225 undergraduates. A list of winners and their projects is below. The complete program of all participants is available on the Creative Inquiry Day webpage.
We hope you will continue to create course projects and encourage students to participate in Creative Inquiry Day 2017.
Creative Inquiry Day Award Winners 2016
Andreassi Prize in Psychology
First place winners: Rachel Parroco, Gina Marie Mathew, Dr. Mindy Engle-Friedman, PhD, and Rose Deng for “Life Seems Harder When You Haven't Slept Well” Faculty mentor: Mindy Engle-Friedman
Second place winners: Brianna Vernoia, Stephanie King, Carolina Montes, Margia Shirit, Tiffany Narrain, Stephanie Rene, Samantha Cortes, Abigail Oot “Understanding the Differences Between Sedentary and Physically Active Individuals” Faculty mentor: Daniele Artistico
School of Public Affairs
First place winners: Hasin Ishraque, Michelle Wagner, Nickolas Anzalone, John Capano, “Student Economic Services” Faculty mentor: Richard Hochhauser
Second place winner (tie): Sherlana Rooplal “A business Plan for Stac Media, Inc.” Faculty mentor: Richard Hochhauser
Second place winner (tie): Diana Arias “Light Pollution in NYC” Faculty mentor: Chester Zarnoch
Weissman School of Arts and Sciences, Arts and Humanities
First place winner (tie): Danielle James “Breach” Faculty mentor: Ely Shipley
First place winner (tie): Monika Jankowski “Popular Culture in 1970s and 1980s Poland” Faculty mentor: Thomas Heinrich
Honorable mention: Sarafina Charlier, “Celebrating the 71st anniversary for the end of World War II through Design” Faculty mentor: Chun-Wo Pat
Honorable mention: Yuliya Gubaydullina, “Celebrating the 71st anniversary for the end of World War II through Design” Faculty mentor: Chun-Wo Pat
Weissman School of Arts and Sciences, Natural Sciences
First place winners (tie): Kitae Kwon, Elena Votto, Anastasiya Badziai “Theoretical Investigation of Metalla-Diels-Alder: Introducing Transition Metal Fragments to 1,3-Butadiene to Trigger Chemoselectivity” Faculty mentor: Edyta Greer
First place winner (tie): Marium Sarder “The Juvenile Hormone Sensitivity of an Enhancer Region on the Foraging Gene” Faculty mentor: Rebecca Spokony
Weissman School of Arts and Sciences, Social Sciences
First place winners (tie): Jessica Kraker “Mental Health in New York” Faculty mentor: Corey Mead
First place winner (tie): Alanna McAuliffe “Disability v. Diversity: Emerging Perspectives on Neurodiversity” Faculty mentor: David Gruber
Zicklin School of Business
First place winners (tie): Genrietta Avrutskaya, Michal Jaszewski, Kisuk Nam “Fast Fashion: The Unsustainable Business Model?” Faculty mentor: Nadeem Firoz
First place winner (tie): Ly Bach “IWardrobe” Faculty mentor: Allison Lehr Samuels
The Lawrence N. Field Center for Entrepreneurship’s Design & Make competition
First place winners: Michelle Sheu, Iris Kim, Mohamed Hassan, Alexandra Perez, Ivan Calderon, Alyssa D’Angelo “Cardboard Worlds” Faculty mentor: Katherine Behar
On behalf of the Creative Inquiry Day team
Nancy Aries, Jody Clark Vaisman, Meechal Hoffman, Heather Samples
Jody Clark Vaisman, PhD
Associate Director & Academic Program Manager
137 E. 25th St; New York, NY 10010
Congratulations Creative Inquiry Day participants and winners!