CSU McNair Scholars

McNair Scholars

 Mishgan Abdullah
Mishgan Abdullah

Pursuing a B.S. in Health Sciences

Graduating August 2018

Discipline Faculty Mentor: Dr. Maureen Whitford (Health Sciences)
Non-Discipline Faculty Mentor: Dr. Aaron Severson (Biological, Geological, and Environmental Sciences)
Summer Research Project (2015): “Effect of accelerometer-based feedback on paretic upper extremity amount of use and quantity of movement: A case study”
 

 

 Cyna Abid
Cyna Abid

Pursuing a B.S. in Health Sciences

Graduating December 2018

Discipline Faculty Mentor: Dr. Andrew Lammers (Health Sciences)
Non-Discipline Faculty Mentor: Prof. Dawn Aliberti (Sociology)
Summer Research Project (2017): "Decreasing Stress Levels through Animal Interaction"

 

 

Ashley Banks
Ashley Banks

Pursuing a B.S. in Biology & Spanish

Graduating May 2021

Discipline Faculty Mentor: Dr. Valentin Boerner
Non-Discipline Faculty Mentor: Dr. Matias Martinez Abeijon
Summer Research Project (2018): TBA

 

 

Vonesa Demiri
Vonesa Demiri

Pursuing a B.S. in Health Sciences

Graduating May 2019

Discipline Faculty Mentor: Dr. April Yorke
Non-Discipline Faculty Mentor: Dr. Anne O'Connor
Summer Research Project (2018): TBA

 

Nicholas Gehler       
Nicholas Gehler

Pursuing a B.S. in Mechanical Engineering

Graduating December 2018

Discipline Faculty Mentor: Dr. Ton van den Bogert (Mechanical Engineering)
Non-Discipline Faculty Mentor: Dr. Jearl Walker (Physics)
Summer Research Project (2016): "Computing Human Arm Stiffness for the Purpose of Robotic Simulation"
 

 
Sandra Haswani
Sandra Haswani

Pursuing a B.S. in Biology

Graduating May 2020

Discipline Faculty Mentor: Dr. Bibo Li 
Non-Discipline Faculty Mentor: Dr. Anne O'Connor
Summer Research Project (2018): TBA

 

Angelica Houston
Angelica Houston

Pursuing a B.S. in Biology

Graduating May 2019

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

 
 
 
Stephen Kennedy     
Stephen Kennedy

Pursuing a B.S. in Physics & Electrical Engineering

Graduating May 2020

Discipline Faculty Mentor: 
Non-Discipline Faculty Mentor: Alexander Borisov
Summer Research Project (2019): TBA

 

Taylor Lawson
Taylor Lawson

Pursuing a B.S. in Health Sciences

Graduating December 2019

Discipline Faculty Mentor: Dr. Rebecca Knackstedt
Non-Discipline Faculty Mentor: Eric Allard
Summer Research Project (2018): TBA

 

Karmen Love
Karmen Love

Pursuing a B.S. in Health Sciences

Graduating May 2019

Discipline Faculty Mentor: Dr. Maria Rowlett
Non-Discipline Faculty Mentor: Dr. Anita Johnson
Summer Research Project (2018): TBA

 

Nautica McCully
Nautica McCully

Pursuing a B.S. in Health Sciences

Graduating May 2019

Discipline Faculty Mentor: Dr. Shannon Gore Panter
Non-Discipline Faculty Mentor: Dr. Victoria Winbush
Summer Research Project (2018): TBA

 
David Mikhail
David Mikhail

Pursuing a B.S. in Mechanical Engineering

Discipline Faculty Mentor: Dr. Tushar Borkar
Non-Discipline Faculty Mentor: Dr. Shawn Ryan
Summer Research Project (2018): TBA

 

Nadet Najjar

Nadet Najjar

Pursuing a B.S. in Health Sciences

Graduating May 2019

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

 

Priya Patel
Priya Patel

Pursuing a B.S. in Health Sciences

Graduating May 2019

Discipline Faculty Mentor: Dr. Margot Damaser
Non-Discipline Faculty Mentor: Professor Dawn Aliberti
Summer Research Project (2018): TBA

 

Ashante Pryor                
Ashante Pryor

Pursuing a B.S. in Psychology and Black Studies

Graduating May 2020

Discipline Faculty Mentor: Dr. Shereen Naser
Non-Discipline Faculty Mentor: Dr. Victoria Winbush
Summer Research Project (2018): TBA

 

Solomiya Pushchak
Solomiya Pushchak

Pursuing a B.S. in Biology

Graduating May 2019

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"
 

 

Igor Radzikh
Igor Radzikh

Pursuing a B.S. in Chemistry

Graduating May 2019

Discipline Faculty Mentor: Dr. Yana Sandlers
Non-Discipline Faculty Mentor: Dr. Vania De Paoli
Summer Research Project (2018): TBA

 

Jamil Wilson
Jamil Wilson

Pursuing a B.S. in Biology

Graduating December 2018

Discipline Faculty Mentor: Dr. Robert Krebs (Biological, Geological and Environmental Sciences)
Non-Discipline Faculty Mentor: Prof. Michael Baumgartner (Music)
Summer Research Project (2017): "An Evaluation of Unionidae Diversity in the Rocky River and how Population Density has Changed Over Time in Comparison to Observations made over 15 Years Ago."
 

 

Andrew Youssef
Andrew Youssef

Pursuing a B.S. in Biology

Graduating May 2019

Discipline Faculty Mentor: Dr. Robert Krebs
Non-Discipline Faculty Mentor: Dr. Frederick Jeff Karem
Summer Research Project (2018): TBA

 

Klarissa Zeno     
Klarissa Zeno

Pursuing a B.S. in Psychology

Graduating May 2019

Discipline Faculty Mentor: Dr. Elizabeth Goncy
Non-Discipline Faculty Mentor: Eryn Bostwick
Summer Research Project (2018): TBA