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McNair Scholar from Cairo Wins Award from SIU

McNair Scholar from Cairo Wins Award from SIU

A senior in the College of Mass Communication and Media Arts is the winner of this year’s McNair Scholars Summer Research Symposium at Southern Illinois University Carbondale. Demetrius Green of Cairo, who is majoring in radio, television and digital media, won a $150 cash award for his presentation titled “Black Sitcoms and White Fragility: How […]

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FIU McNair Conference Highlights Scholars’ Research

FIU McNair Conference Highlights Scholars’ Research

University faculty and advisors agree: One of the most important ways for a student boost an application to graduate school for a STEM field is to conduct and present research. “Long gone are the days when students could graduate from a university and not do research. If you have any intentions of going on to do […]

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Scholars get a feel for the University of Minnesota on Visitation Day

Scholars get a feel for the University of Minnesota on Visitation Day

Scott Lanyon, the new vice provost and dean of graduate education, welcomed prospective students at the largest McNair Scholar Visitation Day event on record at the University of Minnesota on Tuesday, June 21. Approximately 90 students from the University of Minnesota, St. Olaf, Augsburg, Beloit College, Bemidji State University, University of Central Missouri, UW-Stout and UW Eau […]

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