McNair News & Announcements


Congratulations to the successes of the 2022 cohort:

  • Daniel Ornelas will be attending Indiana University for a PhD in Astronomy
  • Maya Nunez will be attending Tufts University for a Masters in Urban and Environmental Policy and Planning
  • Luiza Perez will be attending the University at Buffalo for a Masters in Mental Health Counseling
  • Luis Yanez Zamora will be attending the University of Edinburgh for a Masters in Theoretical Physics
  • Dana Moukaled will be attending Boston University for a Masters in Biostats
  • Lauriane Fonkuo will be joining Americorp for a year then will attend Boston College for a Masters in Social Work
  • Emma Carlson will attend University of South Carolina for a post-bac in Neuroscience


1) Interested in learning more about the McNair Scholars Program? Attend one of our information sessions (please see dates and times below)!  

  • February 15th- Student Union 
  • March 7th- Student Union

2) Interested in becoming a McNair Scholar? Please send email to for information on how to apply! 

3) New Program Update: The McNair Program is now recruiting from all majors in the STEM, Social Science, and Humanities!