Dr. Bado Hewa Defranco, adjunct professor with the N.S.M.E. Division, passed away on November 24, 2014.
Dr. Defranco earned her Ph.D. in Cell Biology and Physiology in 2009 from the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine. She taught science courses at the Westmoreland County Community College and the University of Pittsburgh at Greensburg.
A homecoming was held on Saturday, December 6th at the Greater Burnette Baptist Church, in Detroit, MI.