McNair Scholars - Conference and Travel Season

Open House Announcement

The deadline to apply for the McNair program has passed. We will be accepting applications for new scholars again in the fall of 2015. In the meantime, check back for updates on our scholars' travels and accomplishments. 

More About The McNair Program
Emily Mydlowski The McNair students stay busy, not only with their research, but also with group workshops, conference and campus trips and social events. Check out the photos of our active students.


mcnair graduates

At the McNair program, several of our students are preparing to start at graduate schools across the country. We wish each of our scholars the best of luck as they continue down their educational paths. Learn more about the graduates' future plans.



Preparing for Summer Research

A new cohort of scholars started with the program this January. Many of them will be diving straight into research projects. 

Click here for guidelines on research projects and stipend/housing dispersal. (Coming Soon!)

McNair Scholars Blog

Wordpress LogoRead about individual McNair student success, helpful graduate school application tips, updates from campus faculty and staff, and events in which our scholars participate. View the blog here and check back bi-weekly for updates! Click on the logo above to access the blog. 

Research Presentations

Ricki Oldenkamp

Each year, McNair students participate in the NMU's Annual Celebration of Student Research, Creative Works, and Academic Service Learning. Learn more here.

McNair students are encouraged to present their research at local and national conferences. Here is a link to upcoming research conferences.

Professional conferences and research presentations