The 2019 Project SEED Students

Congratulations to our SEED students, who presented their projects at the Apprenticeships in Science and Engineering Symposium at the University of Portland on August 16.  This event was sponsored by the Saturday Academy.


image
Oreana Mendez Galue from Westview High School did her research with Prof. Theresa McCormick at Portland State University.  Oreana's project was entitled "Heteroleptic Ni(II) tris-(pyridinethiolate) catalyst design for hydrogen gas production".



image
Citlali Nieves Lira of Tigard High School worked for a second year in the lab of Prof. Marilyn Mackiewicz at Portland State University. As a SEED II student she did not have to present her research again, and she is shown here with her poster from last year's symposium. Citlali's project was entitled "Embedding Silver Nanoparticles in Fabrics".