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Ronald E. McNair Post-Baccalaureate Scholars Program   

Our goal is to increase the participation of first generation, low income and/or underrepresented minorities at the Ph.D. level in graduate schools.
 
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Welcome to the UPRH McNair Scholars Program

Embrace his legacy... create your own!

Dalia Torres, Kelvin Rodriguez, Theodor Zbinden and Ángel Casanova

 

The 2011 Commencement Ceremony has taken place and we congratulate all our graduates.  Move steadily towards your goals and live to the fullest! We have had an extraordinary two years with each one of you and congratulate you for your achievements and your admission to graduate programs.

 

"You're eagle! Stretch your wings and fly to the sky!"

 

Ronald E. McNair, PhD

1950-1986

Our Mission

The Mission of the University of Puerto Rico at Humacao's Ronald E. McNair Post-Baccalaureate Achievement Program is to help increase the number of  first generation, low income and/or underrepresented minorities enrolling in graduate school programs to obtain doctoral degrees.

Our Goal

Our goal is to increase the participation of the Humacao's Region first generation and low income or underrepresented minorities at the Ph.D. level in graduate schools.

Contact us

 

McNair Scholars Program

University of Puerto Rico at Humacao

Call Box 860

Humacao, PR 00792

T. 787-850-0000 ext. 9633

F. 787-850-9420

Email. carlos.olivo2@upr.edu

 

 

News...

McNair Scholar Received Master's Degree

Arelis Vellón, M.S.

Arelis just finished her Master's of Science Degree in Human Development from Miami University in Ohio.  The commencement was celebrated on May 7, 2011.

McNair Scholar is the Recipient of The Antarctica Service Medal of the USA from the National Science Foundation

Wilfredo Falcón-Linero, graduate student of Biology at UPR-Rio Piedras and McNair alumnus from UPRH was recognized for his research service at the US Antarctica Research Base in September 1, 2010.  Congrats!

McNair Scholar Received Master's Degree

 

 

 

 

Eleann Rodríguez, M.Ed.

Eleann finished last December 2010, her master's degree in Special Education from The University of Texas at Austin. Congrats!

First UPRH McNair Alumni Received PhD

 

Milca Aponte-Román, PhD

Graduated from UPRH in 2003 from the Physics Program, this McNair scholar has completed her PhD degree in Materials Engineering from Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ in May 2010.  She is currently working for DuPont in Puerto Rico. Congratulations Milca for this accomplishment!

 
The Ronald E. McNair Post-Baccalaureate  Achievement Program at the University of Puerto Rico at Humacao is funded through TRIO Program Grants received from the United States Department of Education totaling $902,248.00.

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