Chelsea Gerard of Poland recently presented the results of her research and extended coursework at Susquehanna University’s Senior Scholars Day on April 20, at the university in Selinsgrove, Pa. Gerard is a senior majoring in biochemistry.
Her research, “Preparation and Evaluation of a Novel Moelcularly Imprinted polymer for the Retention of Organosulfur Compounds,” was supervised by Dr. Lou Ann Tom, assistant professor of chemistry.
The event provides an opportunity for Susquehanna students doing research or other scholarly or creative projects to present the results of their work to the public. The sessions featured more than 70 presentations from more than 100 students in a variety of academic programs.
Gerard, a 2006 graduate of Poland Regional High School, is the daughter of Laurie and Kim Gerard.