Advanced Science Research Student Alex S. ’21 Earns Honorable Mention at American Statistical Association’s Virtual Science Fair
Ilya Yashin, PS Science Teacher & ASR Advisor

Columbia Prep senior Alex S. received an honorable mention at the American Statistical Association’s 2020 Virtual Science Fair for the work that he did as part of the Advanced Science Research program under the mentorship of Dr. Prathap Ramamurthy from the City College of New York. In his work, Alex analyzed large quantities of data from weather stations around NYC to describe the different microclimates in the city in terms of factors such as air temperature, humidity, precipitation and soil moisture.

Congrats to Alex with this honor, and we wish him all the best with the ongoing research!

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