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WLU students earn honors at state science conference

By Hannah Mason, Assistant Editor

On Saturday, April 9, three West Liberty biology students earned awards for their oral presentations at this year’s West Virginia Academy of Science (WVAS) Meeting at Marshall University. Junior Austin Cusick won first place overall for undergraduate oral presentations, and Luke Sadecky and Devin Sindeldecker received honorable mentions for their oral presentations.

Cusick is a junior biology major with minors in chemistry and psychology, with the goal of becoming a physician. The name of his presentation, which won first place over all categories, was Colonization of Mosquitoes via a Nectar Reservoir.