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Black Doctoral Network Conference 2018

The Rutgers – New Brunswick Ronald E. McNair Program, in collaboration with TRIO – Student Support Services and TRIO- Upward Bound & Upward Bound Math Science programs, sponsored student attendance to the 6th Annual Black Doctoral Network Conference and several Graduate/Undergraduate Institutional Visits in North Carolina from October 24-27, 2018. McNair scholars Uchenna Achebe, Ashlee Belgrave, Michael Edwin, Bashir Herbert,…


GS-LSAMP

On Friday, October 12, 2018, the 10th Annual GS-LSAMP Conference was held at the College Avenue Student Center at Rutgers University – New Brunswick. Over 500 students, faculty, and staff attended and receive inspirational remarks from university chancellors, LSAMP program officials, and the NJ Deputy Secretary for Higher Education.

At the conference, 150 students…


Welcome McNair Cohort 2018

Congratulations to the 2018 Cohort of McNair Scholars! The McNair 2018 cohort consist of 17 scholars from various schools and academic disciplines. All of the scholars successfully completed the 8-week Summer Research Institute and will continue conducting research with faculty during the 2018-19 academic year. The McNair program would like to officially welcome them to the McNair Family and wish them best of luck as they prepare for the fall…


27th Annual McNair Summer Research Symposium 2018

On Thursday, July 19, 2018 the Ronald E. McNair Postbaccalaureate Achievement Program hosted the 27th Annual Summer Research Symposium! The scholars presented on their research for family, friends, faculty, staff and fellow TRiO scholars from the Student Support Services – Paul Robeson Leadership Institute and Upward Bound & Upward Bound-Math Science Programs. Throughout the Institute, the scholars completed a scholarly…


Cohort 2017

The Ronald E. McNair Post-Baccalaureate Achievement program features an academic year and summer institute component. The McNair Summer Research Institute is an intensive full summer research experience that is fully funded. During the summer, students work closely with tenured and tenure-track faculty to define, develop, and conduct a research project.

A culmination of each student's work is presented…