McNair Scholars Program

2013-2014 McNair Scholars

The 2013-2014 McNair Scholars represent a diverse field of interest and discpline. Please see our former scholars to see other fields the McNair Scholars have represented.

 

Brandice Carpenter
Major: Psychology
Hometown:
Graduation Date: May 2014

Research Synopsis: Program Evaluation of the University of Missouri- Columbia's International Center American Leauge of International Friendship Encounters (LIFE) Peer-Partnering Program
Marnae Chavers
Human Development & Family Studies

Graduation Date:
May 2014
Research Synopsis: Identifying the Relationship Betweeen Prosocial Behaviors and Academic in European american and Asian American College Students
Rafael Cisneros
Health Sciences

Graduation Date: May 2014
Research Synopsis: Health Literacy in Osteoarthristis Patients
Calandria Frazier
Psychology/Communication

Graduation Date: May 2014
Research Synopsis: Differences in the prevalences of DSM-IV vs. DSM-5: Criteria vs. Algorithm
Constance Gacich
Soil, Environmental & Atmospheric Science

Graduation Date:
Dec. 2014
Research Synopsis: Modeling Carbon Sequestration Across an Urban Gradient
Ariel Hagedorn
Health Professions

Graduation Date: May 2015
Research Synopsis: Structural and Biochemical Studies of Human Deoxycytodine Kinase with EfdA and Related Nucleoside Analogs
Kayla Henderson
Biological Engineering

Graduation Date: May 2015
Research Synopsis: Azelnidipine Attenuate the Production of ROS Induced by AB in bEND3 Cell and Its Relevant Signaling Pathways
Tiffany Jerrod
Nutrition & Fitness

Graduation Date: May 2014
Research Synopsis: Assessment of Vitamin D Knowledge/Awaremess and Status of black Undergraduate College Students
Maria Oyelola
Physical Therapy

Graduation Date: May 2014
Research Synopsis: Weight Training and Physical Performance Among Elite Athletes
Brittany Long Josey Ridgway
Fisheries & Wildlife Sciences

Graduation Date: May 2014
Research Synopsis: Larval Fish Assemblages of a Free Flowing and a Regulated Tributary of the Lower Missouri River
Katerina Rios
Psychology

Graduation Date: May 2015
Research Synopsis: The Relationship Between Emotional Dysregulation and Impulsivity in Predicting Substance Use in Borderline Personality

Shawna Rowe
Biochemistry

Graduation Date: May 2015
Research Synopsis: Investigating the Charged Responses to PAMPS in Transgeric Arabidopsis Lines
Jennifer Shearin
Social Work

Graduation Date:
May 2015
Research Synopsis: iRest Integrative Restoration, a Meditative Approach to Healing: Bringing Calm and Ease to Survivors of Intimate Partner Violence and/or Stalking
Gloria Sipakati
Health Sciences

Supporting University of Missouri Students with High Functioning Autism Spectrum Disorder
Sarah Swartz
Anthropology

Graduation Date: May 2014
Research Synopsis: Acetabular and Femoral Variation in Primates
Chanell Washington
Psychology

Graduation Date: May 2015
Research Synopsis: The Role of Parents' Marital Status in the Assocation between Young Women's Relationships with Their Fathers and Romantic Partners