CSSF Category Awards: 2009
Behavioral & Social Sciences

Junior Division


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J0317 — First Place
Anna T. Thomas, Grade 7 portrait
Prospect Theory: Assessing Financial Risk Taking Patterns in Children
Advisor: Mrs. Leni Tomasso
School: St. Christopher School, San Jose, Santa Clara County
J0307 — Second Place
Michael J. Feldman, Grade 8 portrait
Decision Making in the Face of Risk
Advisor: Ms. Laura Wilson
School: La Colina Junior High School, Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara County
J0303 — Third Place
Rachel M. Beck, Grade 8 portrait
Labels: Can You Tell the Difference?
Advisor: Mr. Lance Justice
School: Pershing (John J.) Middle School, San Diego, San Diego County
J0312 — Fourth Place
Daniel A. Kruger, Grade 7 portrait
Got Trash? II
Advisor: Mr. Ron Hutcherson
School: Columbine Elementary, Delano, Tulare County
J0313 — Honorable Mention
Anisha Kumar, Grade 8 portrait
Does Encouragement Really Help?
Advisor: Mr. David Marchetti
School: La Colina Junior High School, Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara County
J0315 — Honorable Mention
Nicole L. Sinno, Grade 8 portrait
Power of Persuasion: The Effects of Bias on Decision-Making
Advisor: Mrs. Roxanne Hunker
School: Rhoades (The) School, Encinitas, San Diego County
J0316 — Honorable Mention
Rebecca C. Stark, Grade 8 portrait
Cars and Children at Play
Advisor: Ms. Alicia Payton
School: Hillview Middle School, Menlo Park, San Mateo County
J0399 — Honorable Mention
Alexandra L. Bollman, Grade 7 portrait
Seeing Is Believing: Eye Improvement by Motivation of the Human Mind
Advisor: Mr. Mark Hobbs
School: Fairmont Private - Edgewood Campus, Santa Ana, Orange County

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