McNair Scholars Program Presents Summer Research Reception

BETHANY, OK - The McNair Scholars Program at Southern Nazarene University (SNU) is proud to present the first annual Summer Research Institute Closing Reception on Friday, July 18 from 2 - 4 pm in the Heritage Room at Webster Commons on the campus of SNU..

Faculty and Staff are invited to hear the McNair scholars present the results of their summer research. Presenters and topics anticipated are listed below:

Lauren Brand -"A History of Wheatland, OK"
Karen Ferguson -"Success of TRiO Programs" (poster)
Jennifer Kemp -"A Study of Mcl-1 3-Untranslated Region Translation and Stability with CUGBP2"
Aaron Mora -"The Effects of Family on Overall Health"
Aaron Pope -"Our Gods and Our Lands: An Essay on Native American Metaphysics"
Judy Smith -"Measuring the level of Equine Interest in Inner City Children"

Refreshments will be served at the reception. An open question and answer session will follow each presentation.

For more information about the reception or to find out more about the McNair program at SNU, contact Rhonda G. Crutcher, M.A., Director, McNair Scholars Program, Assistant Professor, School of Theology and Ministry at Southern Nazarene University or email her at

Southern Nazarene University is a private, Christian, liberal arts university - a service of the Church of the Nazarene. Located on a 40-acre campus just west of Oklahoma City, SNU grew out of several small colleges committed to training people for service to God and their fellow man. More than 25,000 alumni work and serve throughout the United States and the world. SNU was founded in 1889.

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