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McNair Scholars 2008

Mary Cobb

Summer 2008: Yellow-Bellied Marmot (Marmota Flaviventris) Female Reproduction at High and Low Elevations (Mentor: Dr. Brett Woods)


Atiera Coleman

Attending: University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, Ph.D. Sociology

Summer 2008: "Coming Out Stories": Generational Effects of Identity Construction (Mentor: Dr. Kathryn Linnenberg)

Summer 2009: (Mentor: Dr. Kathryn Linnenberg, conducted at University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee)


Tamara Fouche

Summer 2008: Racial [In]visibility in the 2008 Presidential Election (Mentor: Dr. Georgia Duerst-Lahti)

Summer 2009: Two Courses: Race in American Politics, Statistical Methods (Mentor: Dr. Georgia Duerst-Lahti, conducted at Duke University)


Sonia Laurie

Attending: Laney Graduate School - Emory University Ph.D. Immunology and Molecular Pathogenesis

Post Baccalaureate Research Fellow: Tufts University (2009-2012)

Summer 2008: Immunotherapeutics in the Treament of Malignant Mesotheliomas: Memory T Cells and Solid Peripheral Tumors (Mentor: Dr. Demetrius Gravis, Beloit College, & Dr. Amanda Marzo, Rush University)


Anny Nguyen

Summer 2008: Diabetes Awareness within the Beloit Area (Mentor: Dr. Nancy Krusko)


Anacelia Saenz

Summer 2008: Time budget of yellow-bellied marmots at high and low elevations (Mentor: Dr. Brett Woods)


JaNay Sims

Summer 2008: Nigger: Stigma Management in Hip-Hop Lyrics (Mentor: Dr. Charles Westerberg)


Jessica Temple

Summer 2008: Ostearthritis and Spondylolysis in a Late Thule/Early Historic Inuit Population from Rose Island, Saglek Bay, Labrador (Mentor: Dr. Nancy Krusko)


Samantha Wolfe

Graduate Institution(s): Appalachian State University, M.S. Engineering

Summer 2008: Measuring and Spatially Calibrating Cassini VIMS images of Saturn's F ring (Mentor: Dr. Britt Scharringhausen)