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2014 McNair Scholars

Scholar Chelsea William's research with mentors Dr. Dana Byrd, Assistant Professor in the department of Psychology and Sociology and Dr. Valerie Bartelt, Assistant Professor in the department of Management, Marketing and Information Systems, featured on KIII TV- Corpus Christi Newscast.

2014-2015 Tier 1 McNair Scholars

2014 Summer Research Experience Students

Trevor Gonzalez conducting research

McNair Scholar Trevor Gonzalez conducting research in the Human Sciences Lab

McNair Scholar Ifunanya Ogbata coducting research at the National Natural Toxins Research Center

McNair Scholar Ifunanya Ogbata conducting research at the National Natural Toxins Research Center

McNair Scholar Clarissa Guerrero conducting research on the university farm

McNair Scholar Clarissa Guerrero conducting research on the university farm

Ronald E. McNair Scholars Program
19th Annual Summer Undergraduate Research
Presentation Luncheon
October 8, 2014

Dr. Steven Tallant, President of Texas A&M University Kingsville giving his opening remarks

Dr. Steven Tallant, President of Texas A&M University-Kingsville, gives the opening remarks

Ms. Dynyel Miller, Director of the McNair Scholars Program, serves as Mistress of Ceromonies

Ms. Dynyel Miller, Director of the McNair Scholars Program, serves as the Mistress of Ceremonies

Shelby Carter presenting her research at the McNair Luncheon

Shelby Carter presents on her research titled:
Abundance and Behavior of Tropical Cats in the Tamaulipan Biotic Province

Abisola Tairo presenting her research at the McNair Scholars Banquet

Abisola Tairo presenting her research titled:
Effect of Cleavage and Neuronal Activity on PolyQ Toxicity

Chelsea Williams presenting at the McNair Luncheon

Chelsea Williams presenting her research titled:
Brain Activity During Online Purchasing

Jorge Torres presenting his research at the McNair Scholars Banquet

Jorge Torres presenting his research titles:
A Cogeneration System and Its Potential Sustainability

Nolan Trevino presenting at the McNair luncheon

Nolan Trevino presenting his research titled:
Glial Transcription System in Drosophila

Matthew Gaberding presenting his research at the McNair Scholars banquet

Matthew Garberding presenting his research titled:
Mean Shift Algorithm for Vehicle Tracking

Caleb Lee presenting at the McNair Scholars Banquet

Caleb Lee presenting his research titled:
The Prevalence of Resolving Social Disputes using Talking Circles Verses
Restitutive Justice Among Citizen Potawatomi Nation

Dr. Mary Gonzalez, Associate Vice President of Student Access addresses the audience

Dr. Mary Gonzalez, Associate Vice President of Student Access, addresses the audience

Dr. Rex Gandy, Vice President for Academic Affairs and Provost, gives the closing remarks

Dr. Rex Gandy, Vice President of Academic Affairs and Provost, gives the closing remarks 

2014 McNair Scholars

2014-15 McNair Scholars with Dr. Mary Gonzalez and Ms. Dynyel Miller

Society for the Advancement of Chicanos and Native Americans in Science (SACNAS) Conference
October 16-18, 2014 Los Angeles CA

McNair Scholars attending the SACNAS conference

McNair Scholars Attending the SACNAS Conference

Scholar Elisa Cruz presenting at the SACNAS Conference

McNair Scholar Elisa Cruz presenting her research at the SACNAS Conference

Victor Villarreal presenting at the SACNAS Conference

McNair Scholar Victor Villareal presenting his research at the SACNAS Conference

2013 McNair Scholars

2013 Tier 1 McNair Scholars

2013 Summer Research Experience Students

Scholars Research 2013

Pathways-1

Inocolant Treatment to Enhance Sorghum Silage Digestibility

 

Pathways-2

A Study of Salvia Hispanica as a reduced agent for the green synthesis Gold-Iron
and Platinum-Iron nanocomposites as well as the use of the nanocomposites as a
diagnostic and therapeutic agent against cancer.

Pathways-3

 Analysis of the Impact of Stress and Sleep Habits on Student's Eating
Behavior at a Hispanic Serving Institution

McNair Luncheon

Dr. Steven H. Tallant gives welcoming remarks at the McNair Banquet

Dr. Steven H. Tallant, President of Texas A&M University-Kingsville gives his welcoming remarks at the 19th Annual Ronald E. McNair Scholars Luncheon

Lauren Balderas presenting at the McNair Luncheon

Tier II Scholar Lauren Balderas presenting at the McNair Luncheon

Presenting at the McNair Luncheon

Tier I Scholar Adrian Coronado presenting at the McNair Luncheon

Gabriella Ramon presenting at the McNair Banquet

Tier I Scholar Gabriella Ramon presenting at the McNair Luncheon

Coryfrancis Cortez Presenting at the McNair Banquet

Tier I Scholar Coryfrancis Cortez presenting at the McNair Luncheon

Greg Rodriguez presenting at the McNair Banquet

Tier I Scholar Greg Rodriguez presenting at the McNair Luncheon

The TAMUK Jazz Lab 1 performs at the McNair Luncheon

The TAMUK Jazz Band 1, under the direction of James Warth perform at the McNair Luncheon

Dr. Mary Gonzalez, Associate Vice President for Student Access addresses the audience at the McNair Luncheon

Dr. Mary Gonzalez, Associate Vice President for Student Access, addresses the audience at the McNair Banquet

Students presenting posters at the McNair Banquet

Students Presenting Posters at the McNair Banquet

5th Annual Javelina Research Symposium

Greg Rodriguez receiving 2nd place at the 5th Annual Javelina Research Symposium

Greg Rodriguez receiving 2nd place at the 5th Annual Javelina Research Symposium

Roberto Zamora Jr. presenting his poster at the 5th Annual Javelina Research Symposium

Roberto Zamora Jr. Presenting his poster at the 5th Annual Javelina Research Symposium

Cassandra Wallek presenting her poster at the 5th Annual Javelina Research Symposium

Cassandra Wallek presenting her poster at the 5th Annual Javelina Research Symposium

Fall 2013 Graduates

Amaree Amador

Amaree Amador
Major: Information Systems
Hometown: Corpus Christi, TX

John Garcia

John Garcia
Major: Political Science
Hometown: Corpus Christi, TX

Jaclyn Salinas

Jaclyn Salinas
Major: Biomedical Science
Hometown: San Antonio, TX

Cassandra Wallek

Cassandra Wallek
Major: Political Science
Hometown: Porterville, CA

Spring 2014 Graduates

Lauren Balderas Photo not available

Lauren Balderas
Major: Biomedical Science
Hometown: San Antonio, TX

 Ana Cardona

Ana Cardona
Major: Environmental Engineering
Hometown: Galveston, TX

Coryfrancis Cortez

Coryfrancis Cortez
Major: Communication Science and Disorders
Hometown: Kingsville, TX

Cristina Lu Hinojosa

Cristina Lu Hinojosa
Major: Kinesiology-Exercise Science
Hometown: Monahans, TX
Eduardo Hernandez, photo not available
Eduardo Hernandez
Major: Biomedical Science
Hometown: Mexico
Erick Palasios
Erick Palacios
Major: Biology
Hometown: Corpus Christi, TX

Nadia Sherman

Nadia Sherman
Major: Psychology/Sociology
Hometown: Bahamas

University of Maryland's
National McNair Scholars and Undergraduate Research Conference

McNair Scholars participating in University of Maryland McNair Conference

McNair Scholars Ana Cardona, Chelsea Williams, Erick Palacios, Nadia Sherman and Cristina Lu Hinajosa
at the University of Maryland

Ana Cardona presenting at the University of Maryland

Tier 2 Scholar Ana Cardona presenting at the University of Maryland

Erick Palasios presenting at the University of Maryland

Tier 2 Scholar Erick Palasios presenting at the University of Maryland

Nadia Sherman presenting at the University of Maryland

Tier 2 Scholar Nadia Sherman presenting at the University of Maryland

Cristina Lu Hinojosa presenting at the University of Maryland

Tier 2 Scholar Cristina Lu Hinojosa presenting at the University of Maryland

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