Former EWU McNair scholar, Marixza Torres, a Frances B. Huston Medallion recipient who was accepted into the University of California, Irvin’s PhD program in Human Development in Context (HDiC), is sharing inspiration for current McNair scholars.

EWU’s TRIO McNair Program is pleased to report that Torres is doing excellent at UCI as she begins the first semester of her PhD program. Please visit the McNair website using the link below to hear from Torres, how EWU and the McNair program helped her succeed, and how you could be eligible for the research and graduate school preparatory program.