Stories of KU McNair Scholars Program

Bryan Vasquez, Scholar

"I didn't want to be seen as less for asking for help, but McNair helped me solidify my confidence."

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Kristina Tirol-Carmody, Alumni

“What I actually value the most, looking back now, was being exposed to what grad school really could be and getting so much explicit and tacit knowledge that students like me would never have access to otherwise.”

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