Lizeth Bañuelos selected as an EWU McNair Scholar and Awarded Summer Research Internship

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Congratulations Eastern Washington University student Lizeth Bañuelos! Lizeth has been selected as an EWU McNair Scholar and awarded a summer research internship. McNair Scholars must have a GPA of 3.0 or higher and are first generation college students and low-income and/or underrepresented students. They are selected for their promise as scholars and commitment towards attaining a PhD.


Lizeth Bañuelos is a senior studying Applied Developmental Psychology and minoring in Race and Culture Studies as well as Chicana/o/x Studies. Her main research interest is in the psychology of the Latinx community, focusing on Latinx college students and their mental health in higher education institutions. Lizeth will complete an EWU McNair Summer Research Institute in the summer of 2020 under the mentorship of Dr. Aryn Ziehnert, Lecturer in the EWU Psychology Department.


We're so excited to have Lizeth join us at EWU McNair!

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