Passion Projects of Students
Polygence's student-led, mentor-guided projects span topics across STEM, humanities, and the arts, and final projects include scientific research papers, comparative studies, original music, and much more!
- Comp Sci
- Creative Writing
- Environmental Science
- Game Design
- Literature and Languages
- Organizational Leadership
- Public Health
- Social Science
- Sports Analytics
What are the environmental factors that can contribute to Alzheimer's and how can treatments be designed to address them?
Megha's Project with Katie
How does the use of various CGRP inhibitors in the treatment of migraines compare to the use of other more common treatments such as antiepileptic drugs or beta blockers?
ANISH's Project with Eric
Current and Forthcoming Treatments for Alzheimer’s Disease
Reya's Project with Sage
Analyzing the Connections of Microglial Phenotypes in the Progression of Neurodegeneration and Tumors And The Future For Therapeutic Treatments
Sanjana's Project with Olivia
How Histamine Can Treat Circadian Dysfunction
Inika's Project with Thomas
Gene Therapy With CRISPR-Cas9 To Treat Multiple Sclerosis
Emel's Project with Joshua
The Relationship Between Parkinson's Disease and Ethnicity
Sharika's Project with Dewey
Down Syndrome Sensory Processing
Zoya's Project with Evelyn
Brain regions activated in different types of Context Dependent Memory: a Review
Abigail's Project with Clara
The Psychology and Neuroeconomics of Pro-environmental Behavior
Risa's Project with Roshni
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Addressing the biomaterial failure modes for brain computer interfaces
Musa's Project with Ti'Air
What are the neurocognitive and social benefits of an inclusive book club on children and adolescents with developmental disorders?
Diana's Project with Kathryn
Early Childhood: Key Factors in Brain Development & Adjustment
Olivia's Project with Hannah
What are the roles of transcription factors in the inhibiting post-mitotic cell cycle?
Auburne's Project with Danielle
Deconvoluting the Gut-Mind Interactome: How Structural and Functional Disruptions to the Gastrointestinal Tract Seed Neurocognitive Dysregulation
Zachary's Project with Michael
Do video games improve the symptoms of Tourette’s Syndrome?
Michael's Project with Natalya
Literature Review: The Effect of Childhood Trauma on Cortisol Levels
Tahmid's Project with Emma
Comparing Stress in Neurotypical People and People with ASD in Terms of the Pandemic
Nila's Project with Evan
"The neurodevelopmental etiology of mental disorders among adolescents impacted by physical abuse and neglect"
Dextrius' Project with Roland
CRISPR-based therapeutic targeting of ADHD
Maria's Project with Jose
The effect of environmental factors on neurobiology and depressive symptoms: A narrative review
Siri's Project with Ellie
Assistive Technology for Neurodevelopmental Disorders: A Review of Literature
Angela's Project with Sori
Investigating the Role of Sleep and Circadian Rhythms in Mental Health
Sanjana's Project with Oscar
How does neurological music therapy affect movement, cognition, and mood?
Rishika's Project with Adrienne
Bilingualism in the Brain
Simone's Project with Desiree