Library Prize Competition Winners
The PCC Library is excited to announce the winners of the Library Prize Competition. This award, sponsored by the Friends of the Library, is given to PCC students whose work illustrates exemplary levels of research, writing ability and best use of library resources.
- Wentao Chen - Tracking in Education in Secondary Schools
Beth Harding - Bridging the Academic Achievement Gap Between Low-Income and Upper Middle-Income Prekindergarten Children.
Joryn Harris - What is the value of Mammogram Screenings?
Jamie Hill - Growing Justice
Kesheena Doctor - William Adolphe Bouguereau: Revising a Reputation
Seung Hee Han - Speed or Safety
Armaan Roshani - A Case for Computer Brain Interfaces
Angela Bublik, Catherine Hopkins, Olivia Jelley, and Cassie Taylor - Trash to Table: Comparing the Effects of Compost, Commercial Organic and Inorganic Fertilizers on the Stem Growth of Zea mays
Ji Yeon Kim - Needed Change for Korean College Entrance System
Dana Schmidt - Green Means Go: The Role of Pigments in Photosynthesis as Measured By Starch Storage
Rebecca Jamieson - Humanity's Complex Relationship with the Natural World: An Exploration of Donald Hall's "Names of Horses"
Monique Sevy - The Augustus of Primaporta
Andreas Correa - Violent Video Games and Young People: Does Exposure to Video Games Cause Aggressive Behavior
Seth Francis - A Thin Membrane Called Honor
Hamda Jama - No One is Illegal: U.S. Immigration Policy Violates Human Rights
Nicole Ritz - Mirrored Identities: Comparing the Lives and Works of Marjane Satrapi and Frida Kahlo
Evelyn Maria Aranda Acuña - Going Dancing...Is it Dangerous?
Michelle Elmquist - Opportunities and Risks: Marketing in a Web 2.0 World
Mary Fitzpatrick - Antimicrobial Action of the Tea Tree Oil (Meialauca Alternifolia) on Five Common Bacteria
Kimber Nelson - Causes of and Responses to the Increasing Incidence of Metabolic Syndrome
Mark Abby - Lightning, Knowledge, and the Myth of Prometheus in Frankenstein
Paula Hood - Bronson Creek: An Integrated Study of an Urban Stream in Washington Co., Oregon
Su Yadana Oo - To Separate Advertisements and Children
Jill Schuldt - Conservative Treatment of Rotator Cuff Injuries to Avoid Surgical Repair
Susannah Bodman - Comparison of the Inhibiting Effects of Tea Tree Oil, Fresh Garlic and Commercial Garlic on Bacterial Growth
Wendy Gleason - Searching for Shinto: The Interplay of Politics and Religion from the Yamato to the Heian Era
Kindra Kerp - When the Word "Meningitis" Darkens the Room
Erika Moon - Chinook Subsistence: A Society's Role on the Success of the Salmon
Yume Delegato - Splendor in the Sinai: St. Catherine's Monastery in Late Antiquity and the Middle Ages
Amy Huseby - Comparative Examination of the Sacred Feminine Symbolism in the Poisonwood Bible and the Secret Life of Bees
Graham Seaton - Synergistic and Individual Anti-microbial Impacts of Green Tea on Ginger on Common Gastro-Intestinal Bacteria
Jamie Wolff - Photosynthesis
Sara Kutten - Science v. Tradition
Harold Mansperger - The Bull Run Watershed: Our Treasured Water Supply
Nigel O'Shea - Port Townsend
Carie Schultz - The Aesthetic Roots of the Pine Tree by Andre Derain
Tanny Cresto - Where the Wild Things Are: An Introduction to Wildlife Rehabilitation
Leah Hinson - Violent Protesters or Reactionary Police
Angela LoSasso - A Geologic History of the Columbia River Gorge from the late Eocene to Present
Lindsay Mayer - The electoral College: The Best System?
Brittney McAlmond - A Cake in the Chain
Annessa Morey, Sara Day-Brewer, Stacy Larsen, and David Wickham - The Effects of Sodium Chloride (NaCl) Solution on the Growth of Tomato Plants (lycopersicon esculentum)
Jacques von Lunen - A Call for Indian Unity
Heather Webb - Organs for Sale or Rent