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Three Harrisburg University seniors in the Biotechnology bachelor’s program scored a Hat Trick at the 2023 Annual research symposium organized by the Pennsylvania Academy of Science in Erie, PA.  Michael Lazar, Maurice Lopez, and Taiwo Oluwatomilola were selected for Oral presentations at the event held at Gannon University in Erie, PA. They all received awards for their presentations based on the research conducted as part of their project work.  They also received travel grants to participate in the event.

More information about the Pennsylvania Academy of Science is found here:  More information on the bachelor’s degree program in biotechnology is found at


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