CSU McNair Scholars

McNair Scholars

 

Ashley Banks
Ashley Banks

Discipline Faculty Mentor: Conor McLennan
Non-Discipline Faculty Mentor: Dr. Matias Martinez Abeijon
Summer Research Project (2019): TBA

Pursuing a B.S. in Biology & Spanish

Graduating May 2021

 

Kayla
Kayla Barillas

Pursuing a B.S. in Psychology

Graduating May 2020

 

Saiida Bowie-Little
Saiida Bowie-Little

Discipline Faculty Mentor: Dr. Carol Phillips-Bey
Non-Discipline Faculty Mentor: Dr. Tachelle Banks
Summer Research Project (2019): TBA

Pursuing a B.S. in Mathematics

Graduating December 2019

 

 

Vonesa Demiri                                                                                                       
Vonesa Demiri

Discipline Faculty Mentor: Dr. Andrew Lammers
Non-Discipline Faculty Mentor: Dr. Anne O'Connor
Summer Research Project (2018): "Reading-related Phonological Processing Interventions for Individuals who use Augmentative and Alternative Communication (AAC): A Systematic Review of the Research"

Pursuing a B.S. in Health Sciences

Graduating May 2019


 

Sandra Haswani                           
Sandra Haswani

Discipline Faculty Mentor: Dr. Hee-Sook Kim 
Non-Discipline Faculty Mentor: Dr. Anne O'Connor
Summer Research Project (2018): "Roles of H3v in Trypanosoma brucei "

Pursuing a B.S. in Biology

Graduating May 2020

 

 

Angelica Houston                                              
Angelica Houston

Discipline Faculty Mentor: Meredith Bond (Science & Health Professions)
Non-Discipline Faculty Mentor: Anne Galletta (Curriculum Foundations) 
Summer Research Project (2017): "Methods to Increase Efficacy of Pro-Active Balance Training among Older Adults"

Pursuing a B.S. in Biology

Graduating May 2019


 

Jemima
Jemima Kennedy

Pursuing a B.S. in Mechanical Engineering

Graduating May 2020

 

Stephen Kennedy     
Stephen Kennedy

Discipline Faculty Mentor: Dr. Kiril Streletzky
Non-Discipline Faculty Mentor: Dr. Alexander Borisov
Summer Research Project (2019): TBA

Pursuing a B.S. in Physics & Electrical Engineering

Graduating May 2020

 

 

Taylor Lawson                                          
Taylor Lawson

Discipline Faculty Mentor: Dr. Rebecca Knackstedt
Non-Discipline Faculty Mentor: Eric Allard
Summer Research Project (2018): "Indication of Abdominal Wound Complication within Breast Cancer Reconstruction"

Pursuing a B.S. in Health Sciences

Graduating December 2019

 

 

Karmen Love                           
Karmen Love

Discipline Faculty Mentor: Dr. Maria Rowlett
Non-Discipline Faculty Mentor: Dr. Anita Johnson
Summer Research Project (2018): "Perception of Time and Post-Surgery Physical Rehabilitation"

Pursuing a B.S. in Health Sciences

Graduating May 2019

 

 

Nautica McCully                                                       
Nautica McCully

Discipline Faculty Mentor: Dr. Shamone Gore Panter
Non-Discipline Faculty Mentor: Dr. Victoria Winbush
Summer Research Project (2018): "Retinoic Acid to Promote Differentiation of Atrial-Like Cardiomyocytes for Atrial Fibrillation Research" 

Pursuing a B.S. in Health Sciences

Graduating May 2019

 

 
David Mikhail                                              
David Mikhail

Discipline Faculty Mentor: Dr. Tushar Borkar
Non-Discipline Faculty Mentor: Dr. Shawn Ryan
Summer Research Project (2018): "Varying Different Aluminum Content to High Entropy Alloys (HEA) to Observe Any Changes"

Pursuing a B.S. in Mechanical Engineering

Graduating May 2019

 

 

Nadet Najjar                                           

Nadet Najjar

Discipline Faculty Mentor: Dr. Ronnette Johnson
Non-Discipline Faculty Mentor: Dr. Meredith Bond (Dean of the College of Sciences and Health Professions)
Summer Research Project (2017): TBA

Pursuing a B.S. in Health Sciences

Graduating May 2019

 

 

Priya Patel                                                             
Priya Patel

Discipline Faculty Mentor: Dr. Margot Damaser
Non-Discipline Faculty Mentor: Professor Dawn Aliberti
Summer Research Project (2018): "Treatment of non-epithelial vaginal cells from Lysyl oxidase like one knockout mice with nanoparticles"

Pursuing a B.S. in Health Sciences

Graduating May 2019

 

 

Solomiya Pushchak                                                         
Solomiya Pushchak

Discipline Faculty Mentor: Dr. Aaron Severson (Biological, Geological and Environmental Sciences)
Non-Discipline Faculty Mentor: Dr. Ulrich Zurcher (Physics)
Summer Research Project (2017): "Identifying Potential Causes of Birth Defects through Genetic Studies of Worm Development"

Pursuing a B.S. in Biology

Graduating May 2019

 

 

Igor Radzikh                             
Igor Radzikh

Discipline Faculty Mentor: Dr. Yana Sandlers
Non-Discipline Faculty Mentor: Dr. Vania De Paoli
Summer Research Project (2018): "Treatment of Very-Long-Chain Acyl-CoA Dehydrogenase Deficiency"

Pursuing a B.S. in Chemistry

Graduating May 2019

 

Maranda
Maranda Santoya

Pursuing a B.S.W. in Social Work

Graduating Dec 2019

 

Hudan
Hudan Shaheed

Pursuing a B.S. in Mechanical Engineering

Graduating Aug 2021


 

Whitney
Whitney Tyree

Pursuing a B.S.W. in Social Work

 

Andrew Youssef                                                               
Andrew Youssef

Discipline Faculty Mentor: Dr. Robert Krebs
Non-Discipline Faculty Mentor: Dr. Frederick Jeff Karem
Summer Research Project (2018): "Changes in Sterol Patterns of Rat Alzheimer’s Models in Response to Administration of Neuroprotective Compound"

Pursuing a B.S. in Biology

Graduating May 2019

 

 

Klarissa Zeno                                                       
Klarissa Zeno

Discipline Faculty Mentor: Dr. Elizabeth Goncy
Non-Discipline Faculty Mentor: Eryn Bostwick
Summer Research Project (2018): "A Study Inquiry of the Impact of the Mother-Daughter Relationship with Teen Pregnancy"

Pursuing a B.S. in Psychology

Graduating May 2019