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The Ronald E. McNair Postbaccalaureate Scholars Program

anayaGerardo Anaya
Major: Hospitality Business Management
Mentor: Dr. Dogan Gursoy, Hospitality Business Management
Completed: PhD in Hospitality & Tourism Management at Purdue University

bufordRia Buford
Major: Communication
Mentor: Dr. Robert Eddy, English
Completed: MA in Rhetoric at Carnegie Mellon University

collinsTiana Collins
Majors: Psychology, & Neuroscience
Mentor: Dr. Kelly Ward, College of Education
Completed: MA in Educational Leadership at Washington State University

duran_jackie2012Jhoana Duran
Major: Global Politics
Mentor: Dr. Martha L. Cottam, Political Science
Completed: MA in Political Science at Washington State University

galeanaGerardo Galeana
Majors: Political Science; History
Mentor: Dr. Julie Kmec, Sociology
Completed: Masters Program in Sociology at Texas State University, Student Affairs in Higher Education

mariscalJanette Mariscal
Majors: Psychology, & Human Development
Mentor: Dr. Craig Parks, Psychology
Completed: PhD in Psychology Higher Education at University of Arizona

martinezRicardo Martinez
Major: Psychology
Mentor: Dr. Matt Bumpus, Human Development
Human Development

mejia_eduardo2012Eduardo Mejia
Major: Criminal Justice
Mentor: Dr. Nicholas P. Lovrich, Political Science
Completed: Masters Program in Criminal Justice at the University of Central Florida

olaCindy Ola
Major: Human Development
Mentor: Dr. Jenifer McGuire, Human Development
Completed: PhD in School Counseling at University of Washington

ongStella Mae Ong
Major: Speech and Hearing Sciences
Mentor: Dr. Ella Inglebret, Speech and Hearing Sciences

Completed: MS in Communicative Disorders at California State University, Northridge

puenteVeronica Puente
Major: Communication
Mentor: Dr. Selena Castro, Student Affairs
Completed: Masters Program in Pathways to Student Success (PASS) Communication & Organizational Leadership at Columbia University


quezada_evelyn2012Evelyn Quezada
Major: English
Mentor: Dr. Olusola Adesope
Completed: MA in Educational Psychology and  Educational Policy Management at Harvard University

reyna_lourdes2012Lourdes Reyna
Majors: Sociology, & Criminal Justice
Mentor: Dr. Lisa McIntyre, Sociology

sanchezLaura Sanchez
Major: Human Development
Mentor: Dr. Tom Power, Human Development
Completed: PhD in Human Development & Family Studies at Purdue University

sanchez sanchezAdriana Sanchez-Sanchez
Majors: Management and Operations
Mentor: Dr. Paula Groves Price, Cultural Students and Social Thought in Education
Completed: Masters in Cultural Studies & Social Thought at the Teachers College at Columbia University

velazquezNohely Velasquez
Major: Human Development; Spanish
Mentor: Dr. Pamela Bettis, Teaching and Learning

vidrioMargarita Vidrio
Major: Mathematics
Mentor: Dr. Sandy Cooper, Mathematics
Completed: PhD in Mathematics & Science Education at Washington State University

whiteFrancesca White
Majors: Genetic Cell Biology, & Psychology
Mentor: Dr. Brian Kemp, Biology, Anthropology

yearoutMorgan Yearout
Major: Hospitality Business Management
Mentor: Dr. Dennis Reynolds, Hospitality Business Management