2015 DBC Education Foundation Science Award




The DBC Educational Foundation conferred three Science Awards for calendar year 2015.  

The first place award was again won by Gabrielle Rodgers, student at the John F. McCloskey Elementary School in Philadelphia, for her research regarding the effectiveness of stain removers.  

The second place award went to Aniyah Alston, student at McCloskey Elementary School, for her study of paper towel properties.   

Tahira Spann, of McCloskey Elementary School, earned the third place award for her research comparing eye blinking rates among children and adults.

The Science Award was the output of a collaboration with Mr. Steve Cohen, Science teacher at McCloskey Elementary School.  Mr. Cohen administers the yearly contest and by doing so teaches his students the fundamentals of scientific research.

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