Congratulations to EWU McNair Scholar Madelyn Brown! Madelyn has been accepted into the MA program in Canadian Studies and Indigenous Studies at Trent University with funding. This is in addition to 6 prior acceptances! Madelyn is a senior at Eastern Washington University majoring in History with an emphasis in American Indian Studies. To prepare for graduate school Madelyn completed a summer research internship through the EWU McNair Scholars Program, with mentors Dr. Christina García Torres and PhD candidate and lecturer SimHayKin S. Jack, researching traditional ecological knowledge and wildfire prevention. She was also the recipient of the 2018 Gingolyx Village Government scholarship for academic excellence. To read more about Madelyn and her research, check out her page on the EWU McNair website.
We are so proud to see all of Madelyn's hard work paying off and excited for her next steps towards attaining her PhD!