Capstone Projects

Students present their final Capstone Projects in their senior semester. See below our past EMAP students projects.

May 2022

Levels of Poly- and Perfluoroalkyl Substances in Deers and Associated Water. Presented by Krista JajehZhendong JiTodd Newlin

The Evaluation of Mercury in Fish from the Local Markets. Presented by Miguel Aristu Garcia and Taylor Pollak

Endocrine-Disrupting Chemicals (EDCs) in Popular Hair Products with Black Women. Presented by Laniya Thompson

December 2021

Where the Rubber Meets the Road: Harmful Elements in End-of-Life-Tire Derived Playground Surfaces *COMPLETE* – Presented by Robyn Winz

May 2021

The Analysis of PFAS Chemicals in Commercial Cosmetics Products *COMPLETE* – Presented by Parker Jones, Shenwei Liang, Hannah Hidle

Blue Carbon Sequestration in the Jug Bay Wetlands *COMPLETE* – Presented by, Ciara Dalton, and Morgan McCue

The Assessment of Heavy Metal Elements in the Jug Bay Wetland Agriculture Land *COMPLETE* – Presented by, Elizabeth Linske, Valeria Guerrero, Leah Wise

December 2020

Blue Carbon Sequestration in the Jug Bay Wetlands *COMPLETE* – Presented by, Jeffrey Imbrogno, Ciara Dalton, and Morgan McCue (Completed by Jeffrey, Ongoing and Completed by Ciara and Morgan in May 2021)

May 2020

Quick Identification of Extractable-PFAS on Popcorn Packaging Material *COMPLETE* – Presented by, Misti Persaud, Julie Oh, and Tianze “Peter” Pan

Identification & Quantification of Diesel Range Organics in Alexandria, VA *COMPLETE* – Presented by, Natalie Ephraim and Camden Ogletree

Quantification of Lead in Drinking Water Sources at Georgetown University *COMPLETE* – Presented by, Misti Persaud, Julie Oh, and Tianze “Peter” Pan