New Kent Charles City Chronicle

News for New Kent County and Charles City County, Virginia | March 23, 2019

Success at science symposium

By Community Member | March 14, 2019 11:16 pm
Chesapeake Bay Governor School and New Kent students (at left) Matthew Wiechman and Taylor Yates were among winners at the 16th Annual Science Symposium at Virginica Commonwealth University on March 2. Wiechman won an exemplary award for his research entitled “Comparison of Thermal Properties of Different Roof Materials”, and Yates earned honors with her project entitled “Sunscreen Efficacy by Chemical Composition and its Effect on Aquatic Life.”

Chesapeake Bay Governor School and New Kent students (at left) Matthew Wiechman and Taylor Yates were among winners at the 16th Annual Science Symposium at Virginica Commonwealth University on March 2. Wiechman won an exemplary award for his research entitled “Comparison of Thermal Properties of Different Roof Materials”, and Yates earned honors with her project entitled “Sunscreen Efficacy by Chemical Composition and its Effect on Aquatic Life.”