Skip to main content

News

Jessica Fletcher ’20 and Allie Wessel ’20 present at national conference

By

Kevin Morris

February 12, 2020

Jessica Fletcher ’20 (left) and Allie Wessel ’20 (right) at the 2020 Emerging Researchers Nat...Jessica Fletcher ’20 (left) and Allie Wessel ’20 (right) at the 2020 Emerging Researchers National Conference in STEM.Neuroscience majors Jessica Fletcher ’20 and Allie Wessel ’20, and Professor Kevin Morris recently attended the 2020 Emerging Researchers in STEM National Conference in Washington, DC. Allie and Jessica both gave poster presentations on their research at Carthage.  

The conference gave awards to outstanding poster and oral presentations in each STEM field. Jessica’s poster describing her research with biosurfactants won second place in the chemistry division.  

Left to right: Jessica Fletcher ’20, Howard University Professor Yayin Fang, and Allie Wessel ⮮.Left to right: Jessica Fletcher ’20, Howard University Professor Yayin Fang, and Allie Wessel ’20.The ERN conference is sponsored by the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS), Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DEI) Programs and the National Science Foundation. Each year approximately 1600 graduate and undergraduate students from across the country attend.  

SPONSORING DEPARTMENT, OFFICE, OR ORGANIZATION:

Chemistry Department

FOR MORE INFORMATION, CONTACT:

Kevin Morris. kmorris@carthage.edu, 551-6637