Sunday, June 29, 2014 at 3:47 pm (Updated: June 29, 4:05 pm)
By Margaret McKinney
Highlands University chemistry junior Melecio Perea is one of only 30 students in the country selected to work on state-of-the-art cancer research in a summer internship at the University of Pennsylvania.
Perea, a 20-year-old Las Vegas native, is spending 10 weeks on the Penn campus in Philadelphia for the paid internship.
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