EWU McNair Scholar Marianna Fischer Selected for EWU’s Technology Commercialization Academy

Marianna Fischer accepted to the Technology Commercialization Academy

Congratulations to McNair Scholar Marianna Fischer! Marianna has been selected to participate in EWU’s Technology Commercialization Academy (TCA), through the E-Ship Center. TCA students grow a business idea from the ground up through the process of technology commercialization. For Kickoff Week, going on now, TCA students participate in an orientation, pitch their skills and ideas, and … Read more

EWU McNair Scholar Devin Mumey Attends Lichen Workshop in West Virginia

Devin Mumey attends lichen workshop in West Virginia

EWU McNair Scholar Devin Mumey collected and identified lichen species with mentor Dr. Jessica Allen for his summer research internship. He recently had the opportunity to travel with Dr. Allen and a group of students to the Tuckerman Lichen Workshop, an annual field course for scholars and enthusiasts, held this year in a remote redoubt of Appalachia, … Read more

EWU McNair Scholar Devin Mumey Selected for Scholarship

Devin Mumey Selected for the Standard Scholarship

Congratulations to EWU McNair Scholar Devin Mumey! Devin has been selected to receive the Susan and Richard Stannard Scholarship. Devin Mumey is working towards a major in Biology with a focus on Plant Sciences and a minor in Chemistry. He is interested in studying hybrid fruits and crossbreeding, as well as disease resistance. For his … Read more

EWU McNair Scholar Arcelia Madrigal Selected for the Soaring Eagles Scholarship

Arcelia Madrigal selected for Soaring Eagles scholarship

Congratulations to new EWU McNair Scholar Arcelia Madrigal! Arcelia has been selected for the Soaring Eagles Scholarship. The Soaring Eagles Scholarship offers Financial support for EWU junior and senior level students demonstrating “grit” toward degree completion. Scholarships at Eastern are highly competitive and Arcelia has been recognized as an individual who has demonstrated excellence. Arcelia is … Read more

EWU McNair Scholar Richard Murphy Selected for Two Scholarships

Richard Murphy selected for two scholarships

Congratulations to new EWU McNair Scholar Richard Murphy! Richard has been selected to receive the Benjamin P. Cheney Scholarship. This scholarship is for a top achieving male senior at EWU. Additionally, Richard received the Biella Foundation Scholarship, to assist students with childcare costs. Richard is an undergraduate student with declared majors in Philosophy, Political Science, … Read more

Katie Gower Selected as an EWU McNair Scholar and Awarded Summer Research Internship

Katie Gower Selected as an EWU McNair Scholar

Congratulations to new McNair Scholar Katie Gower! Katie was selected by the McNair Scholars’ selection committee on the basis of her passion for research, commitment to attaining a PhD, and overall potential for success in graduate school. The federally-funded TRIO Ronald E. McNair Post-baccalaureate Achievement Program at EWU selects motivated and talented juniors and seniors … Read more