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