LEVITTOWN, NY — Three Levittown high-schoolers were recently honored for the accomplishments in science. Neither the summer nor the coronavirus pandemic could slow down General Douglas MacArthur High School senior Emily Zhang, junior Summer Looney and sophomore Natalia Pszeniczny. The trio was recognized by different organizations for their exceptional research skills.
Zhang spent her summer working remotely at the Garcia Center for Polymers at Engineered Interfaces at Stony Brook University. Along with students from across the globe, she researched about graphene oxide coated anion exchange membrane fuel cells. On Sept. 23, her abstract, titled “Effect of pH on the Shear Modulus of Anion Exchange Membranes,” was accepted to the Materials Research Society’s annual conference. She was also a member of a group that prepared an abstract regarding ethical considerations in response to COVID-19.
Looney’s peer-reviewed research paper, “Public Awareness and Support of Town of Hempstead Preserves and Nature Areas,” was
Leading enterprises across the financial services, insurance, biotech and retail industries recognized for achievements in identity security
Ping Identity (NYSE: PING), the intelligent identity solution for the enterprise, today announced the winners of the 2020 Identity Excellence Awards, a program that honors Ping Identity customers that are pioneering innovation and excellence in identity security. The recipients were awarded at Ping Identity’s first-ever virtual IDENTIFY conference.
“At Ping Identity, our customers are at the heart of everything we do,” said Andre Durand, CEO of Ping Identity. “We’re proud of our partnerships with these organizations and value their leadership in prioritizing best-in-class identity security that provides streamlined and simplistic user experiences.”
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