EWU McNair Scholar Samantha Sanchez Garcia Completes Summer Research Internship

Sami Sanchez Garcia Res 2020

Congratulations to EWU McNair Scholar Samantha Sanchez-Garcia for completing her EWU McNair Summer Research Internship! Samantha researched the impact of traumatic experiences on college students under the mentorship of Dr. Jillene Seiver a Senior Lecturer in the Psychology Department at Eastern Washington University. Sami recently presented her research from Traumatic Experiences and Mental Health Among College Students at the virtual Baylor McNair Research Conference. Many thanks to Dr. Jillene Seiver for mentoring Samantha. Read more about Samantha’s research on her EWU McNair webpage.


Samantha recently completed her application for the National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship and is now hard at work applying to 10 graduate schools and additional fellowships. Keep up the amazing work Samantha! EWU McNair is confident that you will succeed in graduate school and beyond.

Leave a Comment