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La Salle, NSF Grant Highlighted on NBC 10 News

On Friday, July 8th, local television station and NBC affiliate, WCAU (Channel 10), broadcasted a report on high school students doing science experiments with DNA fingerprinting at La Salle as part of a National Science Foundation (NSF) grant awarded to the University.

The Mathematics & Science Project of Greater Philadelphia (MSPGP) is the five-year, $12.5 million research project funded by the National Science Foundation to encourage the study of mathematics and science among middle and high school students through improvements in their respective pedagogies. La Salle is the lead partner of the MSPGP.