Seminar/Workshop Schedule

McNair Scholars workshops for the Summer 2016 semester are here! All workshops this summer are held in 141 Whitman Hall at 9:00 a.m., unless otherwise noted.

In addition to the workshops noted below, Dr. Poe will be hosting his regular GRE prep sessions for this semester, starting on Monday, May 9. GRE prep meets at 5:00pm on Mondays and Tuesdays in Jamrich 2311. Anyone who will be taking the GRE within the next year should plan on attending these GRE prep sessions as their schedule permits.




Creating your CV and Writing Personal Statements

Individual May Meetings


Summer To-Do List/
IRB and IACUC Applications

Wednesday, May 18

141 Whitman

Time Management for Completing Summer Research

Individual June Meetings


The GRE/Application Timeline/Funding

Wednesday, June 1

141 Whitman

Research Paper Overview/Personal Statement & CV Work Session

Wednesday, June 15

141 Whitman

Researching Graduate Programs and Preparing for Campus Visits

Wednesday, June 29

141 Whitman

Financial Preparations for Graduation and Graduate School

Individual July Meetings


Requesting Faculty Letters of Recommendation/Communicating with Faculty

Wednesday, July 13

141 Whitman

Preparing to Present Research

Wednesday, July 27

141 Whitman

Planning for Fall Semester

Individual August Meetings


Research Presentation – Practice Run with Group

Wednesday, August 10

141 Whitman



McNair Summer Office Hours:

Heather: 7:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Monday-Friday

Lindsay: 7:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m., Monday-Friday