‘Small' project, big win for Ariel Larrabee
Island Ad-Vantages|5/7/2020
DEER ISLE—Ariel Larrabee almost didn’t start her project for the Maine State Science Fair. Not because she wasn’t motivated, she said, but because she didn’t think she had enough time to finish. Larrabee, a Deer Isle-Stonington High School junior, takes the college-level biomed class at the Hancock County Technical Center. She’d like to study veterinary science.
LESLIE LANDRIGAN

Her biomedical science teacher, Sarah Petroulis, encouraged her, and in the end she won second place in the material science category for her biodegradable fishing lure.

She also won a $1,000 scholarship to Husson University.

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