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Society of McNair Fellows

Ronald E. McNair Graduate Fellowship

Through the Ronald E. McNair Graduate Fellowship Programthe Graduate School provides a select number of undergraduate McNair scholars who attend UMD for their graduate studies with an award that enhances the program's support package with an additional $40,000 over 4 years.  Since the inauguration of the McNair Graduate Fellowship program, 36 exceptional students have been recruited to UMD.

 

Society of McNair Fellows "In the News"

Society of McNair Fellows Established

Profile on Past McNair Fellow Marisa Franco, PhD

TLPL Doctoral Student Autumn Griffin Receives Grant to Present Research in Georgia 

Mark Lockwood and Zachary Castillo Panelists at 19th Annual UMD McNair National Conference 

Public Health Projects Featured at Graduate Research Appreciation Day

Mark Lockwood was awarded the John Money Fellowship for Scholars of Sexology at the Kinsey Institute

UTSA McNair Scholar, Yesenia Yanez, Scholarship Recipient Excels in Research

Ray-Shimry Garatsa Google Citations and Publications

 

 

 

 

Meet the Fellows

2011-2012 ARHU   Ilyas Omar Abukar AMST    
2011-2012 ARHU   Derek Leininger HIST    
2011-2012 ARHU   Melissa Susan Rogers, PhD WMST Graduated with PhD PhD 2017
2011-2012 EDUC   Shelby Patricia Cooley, PhD EDHD Graduated with PhD PhD 2015
2011-2012 BSOS  

Marisa Franco, PhD

PSYC Graduated with PhD PhD 2017
2012-2013 ARHU  

Donnesha Alexandra Blake, PhD

WMST Graduated with PhD  PhD 2018
2012-2013 ARHU  

Kimberley Hannah

COMM    
2012-2013 ARHU   Robert De'Von Jiles AMST    
2012-13 EDUC  

Nana Afua Yeboaa Brantuo

EDCI    
2012-13 ARHU   David Irwin HIST Graduated with Masters Masters 2016
2012-13 BSOS  

Bryant Best

SOCY Graduated with Masters Masters 2014
2013-14 BSOS  

Tuesday Barnes

SOCY    
2013-14 BSOS  

Moriah Willow

SOCY    
2013-14 CMNS  

James Dottin

GEOL    
2013-14 ARHU   Norrell Edwards ENGL    
2013-14 BSOS  

Magda Mankel

ANTH   Masters 2016
2013-14 ARCH   Angela Martinez URPD Graduated with Masters Masters 2015
2014-15 ARHU  

Anna Storti

WMST    
2014-15 SPHL  

Lauren Ramsey

FMSC    
2014-15 ARHU   Shoji Sanders AMST    
2015-16 ARHU   Natalie (Nat) Baldino WMST    
2015-16 EDUC   Camille Fair Bumbray TLPL    
2015-16 ARHU   Jacqueline Partida AMST    
2015-16 CMNS   Sandra Zebraze CHEM    
2016-17 EDUC  

Gabriella Estevez

CHSE    
2016-17 EDUC   Autumn Griffin TLPL    
2017-18 CMNS   Alejandro Beltran CHEM    
2017-18 CMNS   Jisoo Shin CHEM    
2017-18 SPHL  

Lakeshia Watson

EPIB    
2017-18 CMNS  

Zachary Castillo

PHYS    
2017-18 ARHU  

Mark Lockwood

AMST    
2018-2019    

Blake Edwards-Clark

TLPL    
2018-19    

Nicholas Dzuricky

ENMA    
2018-19    

Julieta Ferrera

ANTH    
2018-19    

Andrés Macías

GVPT    
2018-19    

Cassandra Philippon

CRIM    
2018-19    

Mary Johnson

TLPL    
2018-19    

Alexis Young

TLPL    
2018-19    

Courtney Douglass

TLPL    
2019    

Mateo Arango

AMST    
2019    

Stephanie Breen

CHSE    
2019    

Erika Perez Montes

COMM    
2019    

Yesenia Yanez

CRIM    
2019    

Ray-Shimry Garatsa

ENAE    
2019    

Vashawn McIlwain-Lightfoot

MUSC    
2019    

Jarryd Horn

PHYS    
2019    

Sydney Yarbrough

SOCY    

 

 

 

 

 

AY 19-20 Society of McNair Fellows Session Dates, Times, and Titles

Tuesday, August 20, 2019

"Welcome Breakfast for New McNair Fellows and Society of McNair Fellows Orientation" 

Wednesday, September 18, 2019

"Networking Dinner for new and returning McNair Fellows"

Wednesday, October 23, 2019

Round Table Discussion with President's Postdoctoral Fellows

November 2019

TBD

Monday, December 9, 2019

Society of McNair Fellows Holiday Cheer Party with "Special Guest"

February 2020

TBD

March 2020

TBD

April 2020

TBD

May 2020

Annual End of the Year Celebration - TBD