Senior to present research at sub-regional competition

Schuylerville High School senior Derek Willson has been selected to present his research on the effects of cacophony mutations on sleep in Drosophila melanogaster at the Eastern Junior Science and Humanities Symposium Sub-Regional Competition on Saturday, Feb. 3. Willson, an Independent Science Research student, was one of only 64 students chosen to present from a pool of applicants from schools all over Eastern New York. The top finishers from the competition will present at the Regional Junior Science and Humanities Symposium held at the University at Albany on March 7 and 8. Click here to read Willson’s research.