McNair in the News

Jasmin C.McNair Scholar Jasmin Cornejo Selected as Computing Alliance of Hispanic-Serving Institutions ScholarsNovember 12, 2020Jasmin Cornejo's journey to becoming a CAHSI Student Scholar is inspirational. Cornejo’s father was born in Mexico and her mother in Puerto Rico. Neither had an education beyond middle school, and even though she had moments of self-doubt, Cornejo never wavered in pursuing a higher education..

Danielle S.

#StanGrad: Strength and Determination Guide Psych Major

May 27, 2020

That Danielle Simpson Rojas should attend college, much less graduate from Stan State summa cum laude with a 4.0 grade-point average, and is prepared to begin a Ph.D. program at UC Merced is a testament to her strength, courage and fortitude...

Emma V.

STAN Magazine Features Four McNair Scholars

Spring 2020 Edition

Read the stories of fellow McNair Scholars Emma Van Hoogmoed, Fernando Martinez-Bautista, Joana Alfaro, and Juana Nieto-Vazquez.