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
A Project on how switching to sustainable practices in large companies or small companies can positively affect their business and corporate social responsibility. Exploring how large companies have mostly transformed to use less plastic and enact more sustainable practices.
A Novel Supervised Deep Learning Solution to detect Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) attacks on Edge Systems using Convolutional Neural Networks (CNN)
Comparing Stress in Neurotypical People and People with ASD in Terms of the Pandemic
Effect of Periodontal Disease on Atherosclerotic Cardiovascular Disease (ASVD)
"The neurodevelopmental etiology of mental disorders among adolescents impacted by physical abuse and neglect"
How Gender and Race Affect the Prognosis of Breast and Pancreatic Cancer Patients
How do age and biological sex influence vaccine responses and public health guidelines?
Transracial East Asian Adoptees: Navigating Identity as Cultural Frankensteins
A Queer Fight for Decolonization: British Colonialism’s Detrimental Impact on India’s Hijra Community
The Geopolitical Ramifications of the China-Europe Railway Express: An Emphasis on the War in Ukraine
In what ways does an increase in federal minimum wage in the United States harm low-income workers?
Mitochondrial Disease: Leber Hereditary Optic Neuropathy and its causes, effects, and treatments.
Investigating Zinc Metalloprotease Protein Mutations in Clostridioides difficile through Multiple Sequence Alignment
The effect of environmental factors on neurobiology and depressive symptoms: A narrative review
How can the BDNF gene be used as a gene of interest in genetic treatment of major depressive disorder?
Prediction4Protection: Machine Learning Application in Early Heart Disease Prediction
Investigating the effect of pharmaceutical websites on self-medicating behaviors of Vietnamese people in cosmopolitan areas
SCOBY Skin: a probiotic-induced bioengineered microbial-based textile adhesive for wound healing
On the Connection Between Art and Philosophy: An Envisioning of “Articizied” Philosophy
Assistive Technology for Neurodevelopmental Disorders: A Review of Literature
Cybersecurity Policies and International Relations: The Case of the US and Iran
How can aerobic exercise and classical music improve long-term memory after the onset of anterograde amnesia?
How could AI assist in the prediction and search for risk factors of anorexia nervosa?
Who Should Be the Main Characters in the Space Exploration Narrative: Robots or Humans?
How do cardiovascular risk factors affect the chances of acquiring Alzheimer’s Disease?
Assessing how emotional intelligence affects a person's lifestyle and well-being
Effects of Various pH Conditions on the Carbon Sequestration of Carex nudata
How does neurological music therapy affect movement, cognition, and mood?
A Review on Vitiligo: Pathogenesis, Etiology, Psychological Impacts, and Treatments.
How does the presence and removal of invasive Arundo donax impact the coverage of native creeping wild rye and valley sedge in Walnut Creek?
The effect of dance on the memory and proprioceptive ability of the elderly
Uses of CRISPR/Cas9 gene editing in chimeric antigen receptor T cell therapy to treat B-cell acute lymphoblastic leukemia
Kennedy and the India Years: Factors Affecting JFK’s Foreign Policy and Dynamic Relationship with India
How does the usage of marketing sustainability via social media affect female Generation Z and Millennials’ tendency to purchase products?
How do maternal environmental factors influence a child’s risk of developing congenital heart defects?
Treating Insomnia with Cognitive Behavioral Therapy: Implications for Mental Health Disorders
The Downfall of Netflix: Using COVID-19 Cases and Vaccination Data to Predict Netflix’s Stock Price
The Impact of Climate Change on Animal Behavior: The Arctic Marine and Monterey Bay Ecosystems
A Girl in Haarlem: Religion, Politics, and Gender in the 80 Years’ War
Nepotistic Hiring and Poverty From Cultural, Social Class, and Situational Perspectives
Homelessness and COVID-19, Exploring Long Term Solutions Over Short Term Stability
Coping During Covid-19: A Study on How Locus of Control Influences Coping Response in an Uncontrollable Situation
Genetic Engineering as an Effective Cancer Therapy: A Research Paper Focused on CRISPR
California in Flames: A Literature Review on the Causes and Effects of Wildfires
A Review Paper Concerning the Possibility of Zombies Being Created Naturally
A Paper on the Relationship Between the Most Significant Breast Cancer Susceptibility Proteins, Aldehydes, and Prostate Cancer
Research Paper Exploring the Impact of Demographics on Shifts in the Electorate
Research Paper on the Environmental and Economic Impacts of Invasive Species in South Florida
Research Paper Discussing the Use of CRISPR to Target GABA Receptors in Treatment for Depression
Research Paper Exploring the Connection Between Test Performance and Listening to Familiar or Unfamiliar Music
Research Paper on DNA-SEnet: A Convolutional Neural Network for Classifying DNA-Asthma Associations
Nuestra Historia (Our Story): Korea in the Rise and Fall of Japan, 1853~present
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration’s Placement in U.S. Government and its Implications
Engineering Project on Wind Power Generation Utilizing Aerospace Transportation