Two DSU Students Receive Del. Academy of Science Awards


Two DSU students have been honored with the 2010 Delaware Academy of Science Award.
Tayyaba Toseef and Tim Pierpoint, both junior biology majors, have been recognized for the award for their scholarship and research endeavors.
Ms. Toseef, of Camden, Del., has been engaged in development neuroscience research with Dr. Princy Mennella, assistant professor of biological sciences. She is going into her junior year with a 3.7 GPA.

Tim Pierpoint and Tayyaba Toseef, 2010 Delaware Academy of Science Award recipients, with Academy representative James Neal

Mr. Pierpoint, of Felton, Del., conducted molecular genetics research with Dr. Harbinder Dhillon, assistant professor of Biological Sciences. He will begin his senior year in the fall with a 3.9 GPA.