Amita Ram and Prisha Kadakia from Epsom Girls Grammar School, Auckland were presented with their Team Gold CREST award recently for their project on how increasing ‘Emotional Intelligence’ (kare ā-roto maramarama) increases academic engagement.
Jude Anderson from Onslow College, Wellington was presented with his Gold CREST award recently for his project on investigating the separate correlations between acute and chronic stress with cognitive skills: reasoning and working memory.
Justin Chen, Max Davies and Neal Grayson from Glendowie College, Auckland were presented with their Team Gold CREST award recently for their project on developing an unmanned ocean surveillance vessel.
Caitlin Naylor and Jordan Daubney from Palmerston North Girls' High School have been awarded a Gold CREST for their project on creating a navigation website for schools, in order to help a large number of local students.
Samantha Brown of Sacred Heart Girls' College, Hamilton, has been awarded a Gold CREST for her project “Binaural Beats" - investigating repeated exposure to a specific type of sound to maximise its potential effect on our brain.