Advanced Science Research Students Honored

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The Long Island Science Congress Senior Division Awards were held at St. Anthony's High School on May 23 and among those honored were students from the district’s Advanced Science Research Program.

Seniors Hadi Aziz from Calhoun and Alex Negrin from Kennedy high schools had their projects chosen from more than 2,000 competitors from Nassau and Suffolk counties to represent Long Island in their respective categories at the State Science Competition held at the University at Buffalo in early June.  

Additionally, Perri Zilberman from Kennedy received the $100 LISTEMELA Alphonse J. Campbell Memorial Award (Special Award). Award for Most Distinguished Categorical Project: Behavioral Science went to Alex Negrin, Kennedy. Aziz won the Award for Most Distinguished Categorical Project: Biology. Along with Zilberman and Negrin, Aziz also won Highest Honors. Mepham’s Amna Minhas won High Honors, while Matt Klein and Nina Weissbach, both of Kennedy, and Brandon Langone of Mepham won Honors.