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 roles of genetics, environmental factors, and psychology in athletic performance-related traits?
Rishika's Project with Lananh
Mindful scroll: A podcast exploring social media and its effects on teen mental health
Nithila's Project with Abigail
How important are the social benefits of laughter for patients in palliative care?
Sanaa's Project with Taylor
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
Effects of Social Support on Adolescent Identity Development
Christine's Project with Clare
PROBLEMS WITH THE BEHAVIORIST-CENTRIC APPROACH IN THE CURRENT VIETNAMESE EDUCATION SYSTEM AND RELATED ALTERNATIVES
Quyen's Project with Shannon
The Semi-Autonomous Systems’ Dangers to Humans
Shalini's Project with Josephine
Behavioral Economics Theories in the Colombian Navi Market
Carmen's Project with Matei
Improving Mental Health Services for Filipino-American Adolescents in the Bay Area: Addressing Disparities
Chloe's Project with Tina
What is the link between mental health issues and school shootings, and does mental health play a role in the sentencing these shooters get in court?
Anwita's Project with Desiree
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Exploring Disparities and the Development of Mental Health in Asian Communities
Anh's Project with Oyesola Oluwafunmilayo
The Relationship Between Parkinson's Disease and Ethnicity
Sharika's Project with Dewey
Down Syndrome Sensory Processing
Zoya's Project with Evelyn
The Psychology and Neuroeconomics of Pro-environmental Behavior
Risa's Project with Roshni
Early Childhood: Key Factors in Brain Development & Adjustment
Olivia's Project with Hannah
Reality Shifting in Relation to Induced Psychosis
Precious' Project with Aliza
How does excessive internet use impact anxiety levels in teens and young adults?
Tanushri's Project with Alexandra
Overcoming Academic Procrastination: A Behavioral-Cognitive Approach
Joshua's Project with Riya
Deconvoluting the Gut-Mind Interactome: How Structural and Functional Disruptions to the Gastrointestinal Tract Seed Neurocognitive Dysregulation
Zachary's Project with Michael
Literature's "Dream Model"
Nivedita Rao's Project with Mytien
What are the genetic and environmental contributors to depression, and how can these influence treatment options?
Saara's Project with Jacob
The neglected mental health crisis: how the Covid-19 pandemic impacted minority groups and youth in the United States
Valeria's Project with Alexandria
The Origins of Discrimination Pertaining to All Kinds
Chelsea's Project with Kevin
Literature Review: The Effect of Childhood Trauma on Cortisol Levels
Tahmid's Project with Emma
Is Rome a Part of Italy?
Juniper's Project with Nusaiba
"The neurodevelopmental etiology of mental disorders among adolescents impacted by physical abuse and neglect"
Dextrius' Project with Roland
Sex Trafficking: Correcting the Denotations of a Survivor's Experience
Ella's Project with Amber
The effect of environmental factors on neurobiology and depressive symptoms: A narrative review
Siri's Project with Ellie
Investigating the effect of pharmaceutical websites on self-medicating behaviors of Vietnamese people in cosmopolitan areas
Thuy Linh's Project with Naedum
Investigating the Role of Sleep and Circadian Rhythms in Mental Health
Sanjana's Project with Oscar
Barriers to Eating Disorder Treatment
Deshna's Project with Juliana
Assessing how emotional intelligence affects a person's lifestyle and well-being
Janani's Project with Evan
The Impact of Family Dynamics on Adolescent Eating Disorders
Ummehani's Project with Kaitlyn
Treating Insomnia with Cognitive Behavioral Therapy: Implications for Mental Health Disorders
Rachel's Project with Courtney
The Evolution of the Disney Princesses: Our Once-Flawed Role Models
Maddie's Project with Brooke
Nepotistic Hiring and Poverty From Cultural, Social Class, and Situational Perspectives
Luke's Project with Gabor
Coping During Covid-19: A Study on How Locus of Control Influences Coping Response in an Uncontrollable Situation
Isabel's Project with Nat
Research Paper Exploring the Connection Between Test Performance and Listening to Familiar or Unfamiliar Music
Jasmita's Project with Macrina
A Blog All About Proper Health and Nutrition
Diya's Project with Daphne