18 April 2014
Posted in Dr. Ying Competition
Alexandra Gabrielski is a freshman at Viera High School in Brevard County. Since third grade, Alexandra has competed in science fairs and her projects have all focused on the environment.
Her current three-year project on algae biofuel demonstrates her commitment to sustainability. Alexandra has been fortunate to receive many awards for her science fair projects, including first place at regional, state and Orlando Science Center fairs as well as receiving multiple special awards.
This year she earned best of show at her regional fair and will be competing at the International Science Fair in Los Angeles. In addition, she was invited to compete in the International Sustainable World Energy, Engineering and Environment Project Olympiad and the Stockholm Junior Water Prize.
Alexandra is a member of Viera High School’s Marching Hawks Color Guard and Winter Guard. She also enjoys playing harp and piano as well as singing. Because of her love of science, she volunteers at elementary schools as a mentor to inspire younger children to participate in science activities.