McNair Scholars

Alumni

Ronnie Clements graduated in 2019 with a B.S. in Psychology and is currently pursuing a Ph.D. in Engineering Education Research at Purdue University. In addition to being a McNair Scholar, Ronnie was also a member of the Beyond Professional Identity (BPI) research lab directed by Dr. James Huff. In 2021, Ronnie was awarded the prestigious National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship in the field of Engineering Education Research.

Kanembe Shanachilubwa graduated in 2019 with a B.S. in Mechanical Engineering and is currently pursuing a Ph.D. in Mechanical Engineering at Penn State University. In addition to being a McNair Scholar, Kanembe was also a member of the Beyond Professional Identity (BPI) research lab directed by Dr. James Huff. In 2021, Kanembe was awarded the prestigious National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship in the field of Engineering Education Research.

 

Austin Hayes graduated in 2019 with a B.A. in French and a B.A. in International Studies. Hayes is currently a student in the School of Global Studies at Oklahoma State University and has received the 2021, highly competitive, David L. Boren Fellowship to study in Indonesia for the 2021-2022 academic year.