McNair Scholars

McNair Scholars

 

2022 Scholars:

Sebrine

Sebrine Abuhamdeh

Discipline Faculty Mentor: Dr. Chris Huhnke (Engineering)
Non-Discipline Faculty Mentor: Dr. Thijs Heus (Physics)
Summer Research Project (): Internship at SME company: Contrustion material testings                                                Pursuing B.S.C.E in Civil Engineering, Graduating Spring 2024    

 


BrownMy'Jia Brown

Discipline Faculty Mentor: TBA
Non-Discipline Faculty Mentor: TBA
Summer Research Project (Summer 2022): Factors Contributing to Health Disparities in the African American Community                                                     Pursuing B.H.S in Health Science, Graduating Spring 2024                                                                                       


 

Syndi Davila

Syndi Davila

Discipline Faculty Mentor: Dr. Elizabeth Goncy (Psychology)
Non-Discipline Faculty Mentor: 
Summer Research Project (2022): Adverse Childhood Experiences in Relation to Substance abuse and the Moderating Role of Antisocial Traits                                                                            Pursuing B.S. in Psychology & B.H.S. in Health Science, Graduating Spring 2023                                  

                                                                                                         


Semra DervisevicSemra Dervisvic

Discipline Faculty Mentor: Dr. Julie A Wolin (Biological, Geological, and Environmental Sciences)
Non-Discipline Faculty Mentor: Dr. Wendy Kellogg (Urban Studies)
Summer Research Project (2022): The Evolution and Morphological Change of Keratella cochlearis                      Pursuing a B.S. in Environmental Science, Graduating Spring 2023                                                                                                                        

 


Graley

Anthony Graley

Discipline Faculty Mentor: TBA
Non-Discipline Faculty Mentor: TBA
Summer Research Project (Summer 2022): SFRP-4, TLRs, And EVs Signaling Play Critical Roles in Type Two Diabetes                                                           Pursuing B.S. in Biology, Graduating in Spring 2024


Ben King

Ben King

Discipline Faculty Mentor: Dr. Jose Sola (History)
Non-Discipline Faculty Mentor: Dr. Thomas Hilde (Urban Studies)
Summer Research Project (2022): Ground Level interactions in the Panama Canal Zone                                                                      Pursuing a B.A. in History, Graduating Spring 2023                                                                                                                                           

 


Madison SlaytonMadison Slayton

Discipline Faculty Mentor: Dr. Elizabeth Goncy (Psychology)
Non-Discipline Faculty Mentor: Dr. Julia Phillips (Doctoral Studies)
Summer Research Project (2022): The Effects of Dual Trauma and Assortative Mating                                                                Pursuing a B.S. in Psychology, Graduating Fall 2022                                                                                                                                  

 


2021 Scholars:

AngelAngel Cicarelli

Discipline Faculty Mentor: Dr. Shereen Naser (Psychology)
Non-Discipline Faculty Mentor: Dr. Joshua Wilt (Psychology)
Summer Research Project (2022):  The Relationship Between Attachment Styles and Extraversion                                            Pursuing a B.A. in Psychology, Graduating Spring 2022                                                                                                                                        

 


Steve
Steven Fairley 

Discipline Faculty Mentor: Dr. Ahmad Abou-Ghalioum (Engineering Technology)
Non-Discipline Faculty Mentor: 
Summer Research Project (2021):  ​
Pursuing a B.S.E in Electrical Engineering, Graduating Spring 2023                                                                                           

 


Harris

Angela Harris

Discipline Faculty Mentor: Dr. Thomas Bynum (Black Studies)
Non-Discipline Faculty Mentor: Dr. Ronnie Dunn (Urban Studies)
Summer Research Project (2022): "The Life and Activism of Gloria Richardson in The Civil Rights Movement" ProposalAssociate of Arts, Tri-C (2019)                                                                Pursuing a BLA in Liberal Arts, Graduating Fall 2022

 


India

India Matthews 

Discipline Faculty Mentor: Dr. Elizabeth Goncy (Psychology)
Non-Discipline Faculty Mentor: Dr. Shereen Naser (Psychology)
Summer Research Project (2022):  ​The Influence of Racial Experiences and Academic Pressure on Internalizing Symptoms in Black Youth                                                                                    Pursuing a B.A. in Psychology, Graduating Spring 2023                                                                                                                                                                                                               


Forrest

Forrest Osborn 

Discipline Faculty Mentor: Dr. Yong Tao (Mechanical Engineering)
Non-Discipline Faculty Mentor: Dr. Chris Huhnke ((Engineering))
Summer Research Project (2021):  ​Solar Thermal Energy/Electricity Generation                                                            Summer Research Project (2022): Pool Boiling: Ambient Pressure Increase to Enhance Heat Transfer
​Pursuing a B.S.E in Engineering, Graduating Spring 2023                                                                                                                                


Cyenna

Cyenna Ulrich-Cech

Discipline Faculty Mentor: Dr. Kevin Mueller (Biological, Geological, and Environmental Sciences)
Non-Discipline Faculty Mentor: Dr. Beth Nagy (Urban Studies)
Summer Research Project (2022):  ​The Impact of Soil Compaction on Soil Moisture Dynamics of Honey Locust, Red Maple, and Norway Maple Trees in an Urban Environment                                                              Pursuing a B.S in Environmental Sciences, Graduating in Spring 2024