2020 McNair Scholars

2020  UNH McNair Scholars 

  Favour Alejo

   University of New Hampshire

   Major: Biomedical Science: Med Vet Sciences 
   Mentor: Dr. William Woodward
   Research Title: An Immigrant Woman Haunted By Her Authoritarian Homeland  

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  Emily Baker

   University of New Hampshire

    Major: Anthropology
    Mentor: Dr. Svetlana Peshkova
    Research Title: Indigenous New Hampshire Rising: Self-Identity in the 20th and 21st Centuries
​    Occurrence In Fields In Southern NH

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  Khem Basnet

   University of New Hampshire

    Major: Sustainable Agriculture &Food Systems 
    Mentor: Dr. Iago Hale
    Research Title: The Effect of Pollen Source on Fruit Quality: An Investigation of the Xenia Effect in   Kiwiberry (Actinidia arguta) 

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  Mariaisabel Cedeno 

   University of New Hampshire

    Major: Psychology
    Mentor: Dr. Pablo Chavajay
    Research Title:Cultural Variations in Children’s Involvement in Household Work 

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  Tan Dao  

   University of New Hampshire

    Major: Physics 
    Mentor: Dr. Jiadong Zang
    Research Title: TThe Topological Hall Effect in Magnet Systems with Broken Inversion Symmetry 
 

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  Bryan Landry

   University of New Hampshire

    Major: Genetics
    Mentor: Dr. Don Wojchowski  
    Research Title: The Effects of RHEX Suppression on the Formation of Megakaryocytes and Platelets

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  Curtis Linton 

   University of New Hampshire

    Major: Mechanical Engineering 
    Mentor: Dr. Todd Gross
    Research Title: Utilization of Computational Fluid Dynamics to Evaluate Strategies to Minimize the Lateral Mixing of Potentially Virus-Containing Aerosols from Stationary Individuals in Enclosed Spaces

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  Julian Maduro 

   University of New Hampshire

    Major: English 
    Mentor: Dr. Laura Smith 
    Research Title: Variations in High School Reading Lists and Student Reading Compliance

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  Caridad Reyes 

   University of New Hampshire

    Major: Neuroscience & Behavior
    Mentor: Dr. Daniel Howard
    Research Title: An Analysis of Signal Qualities of Acheta domesticus Calls Produced During Exposure to Noise Perceived Via Different Sensory Pathways

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  Nicole Sarette

   University of New Hampshire

    Major: Sociology
    Mentor: Dr. Cliff Brown
    Research Title: The Effect of Socioeconomic Status on Students’ Attitudes Toward Student Debt 
​                                     Steel Microstructure

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  Maria Seneres

   University of New Hampshire

    Major: Bioengineering
    Mentor: Dr. Harish Vashisth
    Research Title:Constructing Molecular Models of Tripeptides with Sequence-Encoded Properties 

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