Millbrook teen in Israel

Wesley Cornell is in Israel, studying at the Weizmann Institute of Science. Photo Submitted

MILLBROOK — At the age of 19, Millbrook resident Wesley Cornell has already been exposed to more science than many college biology majors.

Wesley was chosen to attend the 43rd annual Dr. Bessie Lawrence International Summer Science Institute (ISSI), which is located at the Weizmann Institute of Science in Israel. ISSI accepts 80 students, 19 from the United States, with other students from countries such as the United Kingdom, Canada, Germany, Mexico, Denmark, Spain, Brazil and Kazakhstan.

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