McNair News and Events

  • Mark your calendars for the annual McNair Summer Research Colloquium, scheduled for Tuesday, July 11, 2017, 9am-12:30pm in Ross 1010. See our schedule of presenters.
  • Congratulations to McNair Scholar Everardo Reyes for receiving the Rober & Ludie Dickeson Presidential Prize for Leadership Award!
  • Congratulations to the following students who have been selected for the 2017/18 McNair cohort: Dorothy Agyemang, Gisela Cardenas, Erin Carney, Sergio Chacon, Johnathan Garcia, Shelby Hart, Glenn Harter, Timothy Hernandez, Calesia Monroe, Ivan Orquera, Jose (Javier) Perez Rodriguez, Maia Powell, Nicole Rivera, Esmeralda Rodriguez, Eric Sheley, Soledad Sierra

  • Congratulations to the following McNair Scholars nominated for Research Excellence Awards at UNC's annual Research Day:
    • 'Fisayo Awolaja (second place - School of Biological Sciences undergraduate research posters)
    • Ashley Bautista (finalist - undergraduate poster in natural sciences)
    • Matthew Deselm (finalist - undergraduate poster in natural sciences)
    • Kaitlin Harris (finalist - undergraduate poster in humanities)
    • Jewel Mahoe (third place - undergraduate oral presentation in social sciences)
    • Samantha Moore (third place - undergraduate poster in natural sciences)
    • Jazmyn Mosqueda (first place - School of Biological Sciences undergraduate research posters)
    • Genesis Orellana (second place - undergraduate poster in social sciences)
    • Guadalupe (Andrea) Solis (first place - undergraduate poster in natural sciences)
  • Congratulations to McNair Scholars Everardo Reyes and Melissa Chowning on being selected to present their research at the 31st annual National Conference on Undergraduate Research in Memphis, Tennessee!