Baylor's National McNair Scholars Research Conference- August 19-20, 2021

Welcome to the Baylor McNair Research Conference! This event is open to all academic disciplines and offers a platform for undergraduate students to share their research and participate in professional development opportunities with a special focus placed on how to successfully navigate a path to a Ph.D. program after completing undergraduate studies. Students will have the opportunity to hear from their peers, Graduate Programs, current Graduate Students and more. Check out the sessions below!

McNair Research Conference Schedule

Please use the filters below to locate sessions and events by time and type of event.

Welcome & Keynote 1
Day: Day 1
Time: 10:00 - 10:45 am (CDT)
Biology
Day: Day 1
Time: 11:00 am - 12:00 pm (CDT)
Medicine & Women's Health
Day: Day 1
Time: 11:00 am - 12:00 pm (CDT)
Health & Medicine
Day: Day 1
Time: 11:00 am - 12:00 pm (CDT)
Neuroscience and Analytics
Day: Day 1
Time: 11:00 am - 12:00 pm (CDT)
Environmental Science
Day: Day 1
Time: 11:00 am - 12:00 pm (CDT)
Biology & Genetics
Day: Day 1
Time: 11:00 am - 12:00 pm (CDT)
Higher Education & Social Justice
Day: Day 1
Time: 11:00 am - 12:00 pm (CDT)
Biology & Engineering
Day: Day 1
Time: 11:00 am - 12:00 pm (CDT)
Psychology & Health
Day: Day 1
Time: 11:00 am - 12:00 pm (CDT)
Environmental Science & Engineering
Day: Day 1
Time: 12:15 - 1:15 pm (CDT)
Higher Education
Day: Day 1
Time: 12:15 - 1:15 pm (CDT)
Engineering
Day: Day 1
Time: 12:15 - 1:15 pm (CDT)
Communication Sciences & Disorders
Day: Day 1
Time: 12:15 - 1:15 pm (CDT)
Microbiology & Biology
Day: Day 1
Time: 12:15 - 1:15 pm (CDT)
Chemistry
Day: Day 1
Time: 12:15 - 1:15 pm (CDT)
Mental Health
Day: Day 1
Time: 12:15 - 1:15 pm (CDT)
Biology & Engineering
Day: Day 1
Time: 12:15 - 1:15 pm (CDT)
Biology & Chemistry
Day: Day 1
Time: 12:15 - 1:15 pm (CDT)
Baylor Graduate Student Panel
Day: Day 1
Time: 1:30 - 2:30 pm (CDT)
Physiology & Medicine
Day: Day 1
Time: 2:45 - 3:45 pm (CDT)
Humanities & Social Justice
Day: Day 1
Time: 2:45 - 3:45 pm (CDT)
Biology
Day: Day 1
Time: 2:45 - 3:45 pm (CDT)
Chemical Engineering
Day: Day 1
Time: 2:45 - 3:45 pm (CDT)
History and Natural History
Day: Day 1
Time: 2:45 - 3:45 pm (CDT)
Environmental Science
Day: Day 1
Time: 2:45 - 3:45 pm (CDT)
Psychology & Family Studies
Day: Day 1
Time: 2:45 - 3:45 pm (CDT)
Animal Science & Ecology
Day: Day 1
Time: 2:45 - 3:45 pm (CDT)
COVID-19
Day: Day 1
Time: 2:45 - 3:45 pm (CDT)
Workshop: 5 Reasons Why You Should Participate in a Summer Research Experience?
Day: Day 1
Time: 4:00 - 5:00 pm (CDT)
Biology & Immunology
Day: Day 1
Time: 4:00 - 5:00 pm (CDT)
Psychology
Day: Day 1
Time: 4:00 - 5:00 pm (CDT)
Mental Health
Day: Day 1
Time: 4:00 - 5:00 pm (CDT)
Anthropology & Analytics
Day: Day 1
Time: 4:00 - 5:00 pm (CDT)
Mathematics & Physics
Day: Day 1
Time: 4:00 - 5:00 pm (CDT)
COVID-19 & Business
Day: Day 1
Time: 4:00 - 5:00 pm (CDT)
Social Justice
Day: Day 1
Time: 4:00 - 5:00 pm (CDT)
Geology & Biology
Day: Day 1
Time: 4:00 - 5:00 pm (CDT)
Networking- Anthropology
Day: Day 1
Time: 5:15- 6:15 pm (CDT)
Networking- Biology
Day: Day 1
Time: 5:15- 6:15 pm (CDT)
Networking- Biology/ Chemistry
Day: Day 1
Time: 5:15- 6:15 pm (CDT)
Networking- Humanities
Day: Day 1
Time: 5:15- 6:15 pm (CDT)
Networking- Psychology
Day: Day 1
Time: 5:15- 6:15 pm (CDT)
McNair Staff Networking
Day: Day 1
Time: 5:15- 6:15 pm (CDT)
Keynote 2
Day: Day 2
Time: 10:00 - 10:30 am (CDT)
Workshop: Practical Strategies for Writing Statements of Purpose
Day: Day 2
Time: 10:30 - 11:30 am (CDT)
English & English Literature
Day: Day 2
Time: 10:30 - 11:30 am (CDT)
Education
Day: Day 2
Time: 10:30 - 11:30 am (CDT)
Education & Political Science
Day: Day 2
Time: 10:30 - 11:30 am (CDT)
International Studies
Day: Day 2
Time: 10:30 - 11:30 am (CDT)
Sociology & Humanities
Day: Day 2
Time: 10:30 - 11:30 am (CDT)
Arts & Humanities
Day: Day 2
Time: 10:30 - 11:30 am (CDT)
Psychology & Sociology
Day: Day 2
Time: 10:30 - 11:30 am (CDT)
Engineering & Physics
Day: Day 2
Time: 10:30 - 11:30 am (CDT)
Workshop: Finding Graduate Funding
Day: Day 2
Time: 11:45 am - 12:45 pm (CDT)
Education & Government
Day: Day 2
Time: 11:45 am - 12:45 pm (CDT)
Political Science & English
Day: Day 2
Time: 11:45 am - 12:45 pm (CDT)
COVID-19
Day: Day 2
Time: 11:45 am - 12:45 pm (CDT)
Sociology & Social Justice
Day: Day 2
Time: 11:45 am - 12:45 pm (CDT)
Humanities A
Day: Day 2
Time: 11:45 am - 12:45 pm (CDT)
Philosophy & Psychology
Day: Day 2
Time: 11:45 am - 12:45 pm (CDT)
Humanities B
Day: Day 2
Time: 11:45 am - 12:45 pm (CDT)
Biology & Psychology
Day: Day 2
Time: 11:45 am - 12:45 pm (CDT)
Announcements
Day: Day 2
Time: 12:45- 1:00 pm (CDT)
Bard College/Graduate Programs in Sustainability
Day: Day 2
Time: 1:00 - 5:00 pm (CDT)
Baylor University- Diana R. Garland School of Social Work
Day: Day 2
Time: 1:00 - 5:00 pm (CDT)
Baylor University Graduate School
Day: Day 2
Time: 1:00 - 5:00 pm (CDT)
Binghamton University
Day: Day 2
Time: 1:00 - 5:00 pm (CDT)
Boston College Graduate School of Arts & Sciences
Day: Day 2
Time: 1:00 - 5:00 pm (CDT)
Chatham University
Day: Day 2
Time: 1:00 - 5:00 pm (CDT)
Clemson University/Graduate School
Day: Day 2
Time: 1:00 - 5:00 pm (CDT)
Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory, School of Biological Sciences
Day: Day 2
Time: 1:00 - 5:00 pm (CDT)
Columbia University - Columbia School of Social Work
Day: Day 2
Time: 1:00 - 5:00 pm (CDT)
Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health
Day: Day 2
Time: 1:00 - 5:00 pm (CDT)
Emory University, Laney Graduate School
Day: Day 2
Time: 1:00 - 5:00 pm (CDT)
FIU/Graduate Admissions
Day: Day 2
Time: 1:00 - 5:00 pm (CDT)
George Washington University/Columbian College of Arts and Sciences
Day: Day 2
Time: 1:00 - 5:00 pm (CDT)
Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, University of Massachusetts Medical School
Day: Day 2
Time: 1:00 - 5:00 pm (CDT)
Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health
Day: Day 2
Time: 1:00 - 5:00 pm (CDT)
Johns Hopkins Whiting School of Engineering
Day: Day 2
Time: 1:00 - 5:00 pm (CDT)
LSU - Graduate School
Day: Day 2
Time: 1:00 - 5:00 pm (CDT)
Marymount University/ Graduate Admissions
Day: Day 2
Time: 1:00 - 5:00 pm (CDT)
Medical College of Wisconsin (MCW) Graduate School
Day: Day 2
Time: 1:00 - 5:00 pm (CDT)
New York University Tandon School of Engineering
Day: Day 2
Time: 1:00 - 5:00 pm (CDT)
North Carolina State University - The Graduate School
Day: Day 2
Time: 1:00 - 5:00 pm (CDT)
Pace University / Office of Graduate Admission
Day: Day 2
Time: 1:00 - 5:00 pm (CDT)
Rutgers University - Bloustein School of Planning and Public Policy
Day: Day 2
Time: 1:00 - 5:00 pm (CDT)
Sam Houston State University
Day: Day 2
Time: 1:00 - 5:00 pm (CDT)
SMU/Moody Graduate School
Day: Day 2
Time: 1:00 - 5:00 pm (CDT)
Study in UK Inc.
Day: Day 2
Time: 1:00 - 5:00 pm (CDT)
Syracuse University Falk College
Day: Day 2
Time: 1:00 - 5:00 pm (CDT)
Syracuse University School of Education
Day: Day 2
Time: 1:00 - 5:00 pm (CDT)
Temple University Graduate School
Day: Day 2
Time: 1:00 - 5:00 pm (CDT)
Texas Tech University Graduate School
Day: Day 2
Time: 1:00 - 5:00 pm (CDT)
The Graduate School at the University of Central Arkansas
Day: Day 2
Time: 1:00 - 5:00 pm (CDT)
The University of North Texas Health Science Center at Fort Worth
Day: Day 2
Time: 1:00 - 5:00 pm (CDT)
The University of Texas at Arlington
Day: Day 2
Time: 1:00 - 5:00 pm (CDT)
Tufts University-Friedman School of Nutrition Science and Policy
Day: Day 2
Time: 1:00 - 5:00 pm (CDT)
University at Albany, Graduate School
Day: Day 2
Time: 1:00 - 5:00 pm (CDT)
University at Buffalo - Graduate School of Education
Day: Day 2
Time: 1:00 - 5:00 pm (CDT)
University of California San Diego / Graduate Division
Day: Day 2
Time: 1:00 - 5:00 pm (CDT)
University of Central Florida - College of Graduate Studies
Day: Day 2
Time: 1:00 - 5:00 pm (CDT)
University of Cincinnati
Day: Day 2
Time: 1:00 - 5:00 pm (CDT)
University of Colorado Boulder - Graduate Admissions
Day: Day 2
Time: 1:00 - 5:00 pm (CDT)
University of Florida, The Graduate School
Day: Day 2
Time: 1:00 - 5:00 pm (CDT)
University of Kansas
Day: Day 2
Time: 1:00 - 5:00 pm (CDT)
University of Missouri
Day: Day 2
Time: 1:00 - 5:00 pm (CDT)
University of New Hampshire Graduate School
Day: Day 2
Time: 1:00 - 5:00 pm (CDT)
University of North Texas - Toulouse Graduate School
Day: Day 2
Time: 1:00 - 5:00 pm (CDT)
University of Notre Dame
Day: Day 2
Time: 1:00 - 5:00 pm (CDT)
University of Pittsburgh- GSPIA
Day: Day 2
Time: 1:00 - 5:00 pm (CDT)
University of Rochester
Day: Day 2
Time: 1:00 - 5:00 pm (CDT)
University of Rochester- Warner School of Education
Day: Day 2
Time: 1:00 - 5:00 pm (CDT)
University of Texas at Austin Graduate School
Day: Day 2
Time: 1:00 - 5:00 pm (CDT)
University of Utah
Day: Day 2
Time: 1:00 - 5:00 pm (CDT)
Washington University in St. Louis - Brown School
Day: Day 2
Time: 1:00 - 5:00 pm (CDT)
West Virginia University
Day: Day 2
Time: 1:00 - 5:00 pm (CDT)
Worchester Polytechnic Institute
Day: Day 2
Time: 1:00 - 5:00 pm (CDT)

McNair Research Conference Schedule Overview

All times noted are Central Time Zone

Thursday, August 19th

Time   Event  

10:00 - 10:45 am   Welcome & Keynote  

11:00 am - 12:00 pm   Presentation Session 1  

12:15 - 1:15 pm   Presentation Session 2  

1:30 - 2:30 pm   Virtual Lunch with Baylor Graduate Student Panel
Featuring Baylor McNair Fellowship Information
 

2:45 - 3:45 pm   Presentation Session 3  

4:00 - 5:00 pm   Workshop/Presentation Session 4  

5:15- 6:15 pm   Networking Hour/McNair Staff Networking  

 
 
Friday, August 20th

Time   Event  

10:00 - 10:30 am   Keynote  

10:30 - 11:30 am   Workshop/Presentation Session 5  

11:45 am - 12:45 pm   Workshop/Presentation Session 6  

12:45- 1:00 pm   Announcements  

1:00 - 5:00 pm   Graduate School Fair