Congratulations to EWU McNair Scholar Madelyn Brown! Madelyn has been accepted into the Masters of History program at George Mason University, the American Indian Studies Masters program at Arizona State University, and the Masters of History program at Western University in Canada! She was awarded full funding at Western University. This is in addition to prior acceptances at 3 other masters programs. 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!