Honors Project at College of San Mateo - Student Publications, Awards & Presentations
Honors Project

Student Publications, Awards & Presentations

Publications



Spring 2014 - Bay Honors Consortium


Divyashish Kumar

The Real Cost of Time: A Comparison of Distinctive Driving Styles

Spring 2013 - Bay Honors Consortium

Rupinder Pal Singh
Undocumented Workers in The U.S. Economy

Melody Mayer
Torn Apart: The Struggle for Reunification in Mixed Status Families

Jenoah Timko
For Better or For Worse: Questioning Marriage from a Queer Perspective

Conference Presentations


May 5, 2018 - UC Berkeley

 

Mondana Bathai
Comics: A Powerful and Unappreciated Educational Tool

Antoneil Carter
Examining Intersectionality: Blackness, Womanhood, & the Fight for Agency

Meleana Chun-Moy
Victoria Woodhull: Presidential Candidate in 1872

Daniel de la Calle
The Cognitive Mechanics of Creativity

Ziqi Jin
The Potential of Parallel Programming

Dmitrii Ponomarev
Trapped between Wars: France and Poetic Realist Films

Ashneel Pratap
The Complexities Surrounding Minimum Wage

Benjamine Sasounian
Tracking US Farm Subsidies

Isabelle Tapia
The Manifestation of Reaganism in Romantic Comedy Films


May 6, 2017 - Stanford University


Shuai Xue
Creative AI in Action: How the Random Procedural Generation Takes Game Development to New Worlds

Alexis d'Alencon
Jail Diversion Programs: Improving Outcomes for Individuals with Serious Mental Illness

Angela Kim
Prison Architecture: A Reflection of America’s Warped Justice

Leila Schaumkel
The Pursuit of an Education: The Female Tongans’ Struggle

Alexander Einarrson
Statistics in Hockey: Is an Aggressive Playing Style Preferable?

Nicholas Wong
The Talking Forest

Scarlett Wilson
Applying Mertonian Deviance Theory to Oakland Police Department Reform

Daryl Jones
Walter Hill: Auteur and Ally

Hwajung Sung
Prenatal Stress and Fetal Development

May 7, 2016 - UC Berkeley

Ethan Lee
Obsessing Over OCD: Looks at symptoms, causes, and treatments for obsessive-compulsive disorder

Samantha Trump
Lucy in the Sky with Diamonds: An analysis of the prohibition of LSD and the new science of LSD therapy

Nick Firestone
Machine Learning for a Better Tomorrow: Applications using machine learning algorithms and artificial intelligence may overcome challenges in implementing renewable energy

Ayah Hamdan
War Zone Pregnancy: Explores economics, political and cultural issues faced by pregnant Palestinian women living under Israeli occupation

Abigail Mende
The GMO Controversy: Analyzing Genetically Modified Corn

Lili Fan
Effects of Salinity and Acidity on Urinary Tract Infections

Hengle Li
Divergence Within: An Ideological Comparison between Han China and Roman Europe

Stephanie Cervantez
True Detective?? A Comparison of Larsson, Lethem and Chandler

Nicholas Wong
Conformity in "Frankenstein": A Psychological and Sociological Analysis

November 2015 - National Collegiate Honors Council Conference (Chicago)

Kelly Gulbrandson
Invited participant, "What Makes an Award-Winning Newsletter" panel

May 2, 2015 - Stanford University


Divyashish Kumar
Reviving a Genre: New Wave Science Fiction Writers

Robert Cecchi
"V for Vendetta" and the Power of Story

Elani Jacobson
Beauty is a Beast: Modern Manifestations of Naomi Wolf's "The Beauty Myth"

Dionne Pickard
The End of Individuality: Sacrificing Earthling Identity

May 4, 2014 - UC Berkeley

Divyashish Kumar
The Real Cost of Time: A Comparison of Distinctive Driving Styles

Laila Talpur
Camera Industrialization: Visual Aesthetics and Visual Thinking

Bernie Leung
Mandela: The Man and Story

Andrew Gleeson
Triangular and Simplex Numbers: An Introduction to Mathematical Thinking

Ryan Garret
Survey of the Transhuman Domain

Erin Harris
Neocolonialism in South Africa

May 4, 2013 - Stanford University


Rupinder Pal Singh
Undocumented Workers in The U.S. Economy

Melody Mayer
Torn Apart: The Struggle for Reunification in Mixed Status Families

Jenoah Timko
For Better or For Worse: Questioning Marriage from a Queer Perspective

Student Awards



Jose Chavarin Cordoba
Karl S Pister Leadership Opportunity Scholarship, UC Santa Cruz - Spring 2017 

Martin Adams
Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory: Data Analytics and Visualization - Spring 2017

Mei-Lin Okino
Bioinformatics Summer Intership, Unversity of Michigan - Summer 2015

Divyashish Kumar
Transfer-to-Excellence Research Experience for Undergraduates, UC Berekley - Spring 2015
NASA Community College Aerospace Scholar - Fall 2014


Jenoah Timko
Community College Transfer Honor Scholarship - SFSU - Fall 2013

Journalism Awards



Labyrinth
Writers' Project/Honors Project student academic journal, First Place, National Collegiate Honors Council newsletter contest, Fall 2018

Labyrinth

Writers' Project/Honors Project student academic journal, Second Place, National Collegiate Honors Council newsletter contest, Fall 2017

Labyrinth
Writers' Project/Honors Project student newsletter, First Place, National Collegiate Honors Council newsletter contest, Fall 2014