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Marshall Students Excel at Regional Science Fair

Thirty-six Marshall High School students participated in the Fairfax County Regional Science and Engineering Fair held at Robinson Secondary School on March 29. The following students won awards:

Grand Prize Award — Andre Gerner

Grand Prize Nominees — Dana Hayes and Mojan Nourbakhsh

First-Place Awards

Dana Hayes and Mojan Nourbakhsh

Syed Hassan, Arian Khorshid and Arturas Petkevicius

Kimberly Nguyen and Nina Randorf

Third-Place Awards

Cindy Dapogny and Ipsita Salim

Michelle Bui and Sarah Peng

Olivia Ellis, Emily Hemmingson and Meara O’Malley

Amanda Crider, Kelly Crider and Allie Golden

Paige Dolton and Arielle Mandell

Jai Bapna and Adrien Garnier

Alex Koma and Andy Naidu

Honorable Mention

Mai Abdel-Ghani

Agnes Cororaton and Yaerin Heo

George Kontridze

Rijul Mandlekar

Eliot Gehley and Adam Lichtman

Nicole Goitia and Corinne Moini

In addition to place awards, some students also received organizational awards

* Andre Gerner — $100, an invitation to an awards dinner from the American Nuclear Society.

Honorable Mention Award from the Washington Statistical Society

* Syed Hassan, Arian Khorshid and Arturas Petkevicius — $1,000 and an invitation to an awards dinner from the Armed Forces Communications Electronics D.C. Chapter.

* Jai Bapna and Adrien Garnier — First-Place Ribbon and Certificate of Merit from the Geological Society of Washington.

* Mai Abdel-Ghani — Certificate of Merit from the Patent and Trademark Office Society.

* Dana Hayes, Mojan Nourbakhsh, Syed Hassan, Arian Khorshid, Arturas Petkevicius, Kimberly Nguyen and Nina Randorf are now eligible to participate at the Virginia State Science Fair held at George Mason University on April 11-12.