Ophelia Ukaegbu and Sabreea Parnell win research awards at NOBCChE National Conference.

The 42nd Annual National Organization for the Professional Advancement of Black Chemists and Chemical Engineers (NOBCChE) Conference was held from September 21-25, 2015 in Orlando, Florida. At the conference, Ophelia Ukaegbu won the Colgate Palmolive Poster Competition for her meningitis vaccine research in Dr. McCarthy's research lab. Sabreea Parnell won 3rd place in the "Glow UP" EMINENT undergraduate Poster Oral Presentaton for her cancer research in Dr. Mandal's lab.