High School Students Recognized for Scientific Prowess


High school science standouts were recognized and awarded for their work and accomplishments during the 12th annual Science Awards Ceremony. The ceremony also featured students’ induction into the New York State Science Honor Society, and recognition for their participation in the Science Olympiad.

The program began with a lecture by guest speaker Dr. Dave Biersach, a technology architect at Brookhaven National Laboratory. Students were then honored for their success in particular competitions including the Molloy College Science Fair, Intel Science Talent Search, Long Island STEM Hub Annual Celebration and Student Showcase. Eleven students were inducted into the Science Honor Society.

The ceremony honored students for their remarkable work in the field of science, and also encouraged them to continue their hard work.