1996 UNH McNair Scholars

Shirley Arteaga

Truman State University

Major: Psychology/Spanish
Mentor: William Woodward, Ph.D. - Associate Professor of Psychology
Research Title: Mental Health Legislation and the Latino Community, 1963-1996

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Tracy Ann Berson

University of New Hampshire - Manchester

Major: English
Mentor: Melody Graulich, Ph.D. - Professor of English
Research Title: Castles, Moats, Roses, and Thorns: A Study of Angela Carter's The Bloody Chamber and the Fairy Tale Tradition of Bluebeard

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Silvia Doñe

Amherst College

Major: Neuroscience/Spanish
Mentor: Stacia Sower, Ph.D. - Professor of Biochemistry
Research Title: Effects of Mammalian NPY on GnRH -I and GnRH-III Concentrations in Static Culture of Hypothalamic Tissue of Adult Lampreys

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Katibu Hatcher

Plymouth State College

Major: Business/English
Mentor: Drew Christie, Ph.D. - Associate Professor of Philosophy
Research Title: The Effects of Information Technology in Urban, Lower-class, African-American Communities

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Sandra Howard

Metropolitan State College of Denver

Major: Sociology
Mentor: Phyllis Abell, Ed.D. - Instructor of Women's Studies
Research Title: The Study of the Social Mobility Process of African American Women Through Oral History

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Jaime Rodríguez Matos

University of New Hampshire

Major: Spanish/Music
Mentor: Lester A. Fisher - Professor of English
Research Title: The Construction of a Nuyorican Identity in the Poetry of Tato Laviera

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Chean Men

University of Rhode Island

Major: Cultural Anthropology
Mentor: Raelene Shippee-Rice - Associate Professor of Nursing
Research Title: Ethnographic Study of Cambodian Health Care and Ethnomedicine

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Cynthia Merrill

University of New Hampshire

Major: English
Mentor: Thomas Newkirk - Professor of English
Research Title: Emerging Literacy: The Nature of Children's Beginnings in Writing

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Michael Roberts

Dartmouth College

Major: Music
Article Title: Unexpected Benefits

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Giselle Rose

University of New Hampshire

Major: Spanish/International Affairs
Mentor: Barbara Larson - Professor of Anthropology
Research Title: The Cultural and Political Values in the Molas of San Blas

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Juan Carlos Tavares

University of Rhode Island

Major: Political Science/History
Mentor: Harvard Sitkoff - Professor of History
Research Title: The Silencing of the Cuban Catholic Church by Fidel Castro, 1959 - 1963

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Charlotte Walters

Smith College

Major: Biochemistry
Mentor: John Collins, Ph.D. - Associate Professor of Biochemistry
Research Title: Excision of Tc5: Double Stranded Gaps and their Repair

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Jennifer Whetsell

Dartmouth College

Major: Psychology
Mentor: Rebecca New
Research Title: Social vs. Academic Skills: Possible Effects of Developmentally Appropriate Practices on Teacher Attitudes and Curriculum Practices

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Angela Wynkoop

University of Rhode Island

Major: Education/English
Mentor: Anne Righton Malone - Ph.D. Candidate in English
Research Title: Conversations For The Soul: Raymond Carver, Bobbie Ann Mason, Tobias Wolff,...and Me: A Creative Look At Minimalism Through My Eyes

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