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Adele Schade, Jefferson MS Alumna, Proud Teacher of Reading-Berks Science and Engineering Fair Winners

04/07/16

Jessica Teh, PhD

Congratulations to Jefferson MS Alumna, Adele Schade, for her work in assisting two of her students achieve  Champion and Grand Champion status at the Reading-Berks Science and Engineering Fair. 

Grand Champion, Alexa Schneckof, 17, of Sinking Spring, shown at far right, found an increase in a specific protein was an indicator of the arthritic condition. Alexa's project was done with help from Terry Freeman's lab here at Jefferson. 

Champion, Joseph Gresoi, 16, a sophomore at Conrad Weiser High School, shown in center, was named champion for a project involving sensitivity to gluten. Both Conrad Weiser students will represent Berks County at the Intel International Science & Engineering Fair in Phoenix, May 8-13.

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