Winter Update

The lounge area and the lab were quiet early Friday morning, but there is evidence of the Scholars everywhere. Scholars (and our staff) have been working hard and staying in the offices late because graduate school application season is among us. Our office gong, which we use to celebrate scholar accomplishments has been ringing all … Read more

24th Annual National Ronald E. McNair Research Conference and Graduate Fair

Each year the  Educational Opportunity Association hosts its National McNair Student Conference and Graduate Fair at the Lake Lawn Resort in Delavan, WI. This year McNair Scholars Raquel Ramos and Virginia Morales attended and presented their research. The National McNair Research Conference has been designed to provide undergraduate students the opportunity to present their research in … Read more

Fall 2015 Newsletter

As the Fall Quarter kicks off the EWU McNair Scholars are finishing up their summer research projects and are preparing to apply to graduate programs. If you haven’t had a chance to meet the scholars make sure to check out our Fall Newsletter (in its awesome new format!) to get to know the new cohort … Read more

Ariel McMillan – Diversity Week

Meet Ariel McMillan, a new McNair scholar for the 2015-2016 year, who was recently a student speaker during EWU’s Diversity Week in May. Below is an interview with Ariel her involvement in Diversity Week.   Tell us about how you got involved in Diversity Week: I was introduced to presenting at Diversity Week because of … Read more