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Abby Snyder

Abby Snyder

My research focused on reducing fungal food spoilage in processed fruit and vegetable products. I am willing to connect with teachers and their classrooms to provide help with background information …

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Andrea Harpen

Andrea Harpen

Why do you focus on real-world problems in your classroom? I love finding new ways to connect my core science content with what is happening in Ohio and the world. …

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Don Storer

Don Storer

How do you connect the classroom to the real world? Through College Credit Plus, I work with about 20 high school chemistry teachers in Southern Ohio. I find that they are …

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Donna Meller

Donna Meller

I’d be happy to work with teachers on any of these topics: Biology, Environmental Science, Ecology, Chemistry, Food Science, Physics, STEM, High School Research Projects, Participating in Science/Agriscience Fairs, …

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Pam Clark

Pam Clark

How did you come to GrowNextGen? I attended the Ag Biotech workshop and became hooked on the practical applications, real-life connections and high-tech labs that could enhance student understanding of …

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Soy beautiful

Soy beautiful

What STEM equipment is used to make soy-based beauty products? Students act as lab technicians working for a cosmetic company and learn the names, functions and units of common lab and measuring equipment by generating soy-based beauty products. Students will …

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Be a food scientist

Be a food scientist

What is your protein IQ? Create a cookbook to learn Standard Operating Procedures for food safety and environmental monitoring. Test for proteins, carbohydrates, and lipids and compare plant and animal protein.

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Soybeans as a chemical feedstock

Soybeans as a chemical feedstock

Can agriculture provide greener, more sustainable products? Soybeans contain several components which innovators and entrepreneurs find valuable when creating greener products. What are the chemical building blocks in a soybean?

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Biochar

Biochar

How can a waste stream become part of a cyclical system? Make biochar, a soil amendment, by making and using a model top light updraft (TLUD) pyrolysis kiln or oven.

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Can you taste the difference?

Can you taste the difference?

Can you discriminate the difference in taste between two products? When a food company is offering a new product, changing ingredients, or researching potential products, it is important for the company to know what the consumer reaction is likely to …