Cole Visser and Susan Lamb, shown here with their teacher, Jaclynne Prinz, celebrate placing 2nd in the Medical Research Essay Contest with Teacher Jaclynne Prinz banquet held in their honor at the Kellogg Center in East Lansing

Students Win Silver in Statewide Essay Contest

by Gabriel Polzin  

Susan Lamb, a junior and Cole Visser a senior, placed second in a medical essay contest they entered as part of their Anatomy and Physiology class at Kenowa Hills High School.  Each received a $50 cash prize, a merit certificate and were guests at a banquet at Michigan State University’s Kellogg Center.

Michigan State University and the University of Michigan, along with Dow Chemical and Pfizer Corporation, offer this statewide essay contest focused on helping students learn how important medical research is to our quality of life.  More than 7,700 students from across Michigan entered the contest. 

Submitted on: May 22nd 2013

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