Friday, June 10, 2016

James E. Parsons Scholarship

Torrey Brubaker
Torrey Brubaker, a medical laboratory science major from Richfield, PA, has been awarded the James E. Parsons Scholarship. The scholarship was established by Dr. Parsons, retired professor of microbiology, faculty emeritus, and former director of the medical laboratory science program at BU. Torrey is an active member of the BU community, serving on the executive board of Colleges Against Cancer, volunteering with the Big Event and the College of Science and Technology Career Day, and earning certification levels 1 and 2 by the Center for Leadership and Engagement.  Torrey is a member of Students Saving Sheltered Animals, the Health Sciences Living and Learning Community, and the BAHS Club. She is a student worker at Kehr Union. Torrey is conducting cancer research in the lab of Dr. Angela Hess.