Session 1O

McNair Session - Political Divides: Questions About Immigration, Climate Change, and Representation

12:30 PM to 2:15 PM | Moderated by Gabriel Gallardo
Add to my favorites The Power of Migration: Central Americans’ Long History of Migration to The United States
Presenter
  • Liliana Brock, Junior, International and global studies: Latin America, Portland State University McNair Scholar
Mentor
  • Jose Padin, Sociology, Portland State University

Add to my favorites America The Polarized: Surveying America’s Political Split over the Topic of Climate Change
Presenter
  • Alec Chapa, Senior, Conflict Resolution, Portland State University McNair Scholar
Mentor
  • Albert Spencer, Philosophy, Portland State University

Add to my favorites Parallels in the Detainment of People of Color in the US: From Japanese Incarceration to Immigration Detention Centers
Presenter
  • Mariela Galvan, Senior, Education, Communities and Organizations, American Ethnic Studies Mary Gates Scholar, McNair Scholar
Mentor
  • Shelby Lunderman, Drama

Add to my favorites Pollution, Prisons, and the Power of Women: Does Women’s Leadership in Government Decrease Emissions Caused by the Prison Industrial Complex?
Presenter
  • Chanel Ison, Junior, Sociology, Portland State University McNair Scholar
Mentor
  • Julius McGee, Sociology, Portland State University

Add to my favorites A Comparative Analysis on the Meaning Behind Organizing Conservative and Counter-Conservative Events on a College Campus
Presenter
  • Mariana López, Junior, Sociology, Psychology, California State University Fullerton McNair Scholar
Mentor
  • Edwin Lopez, Sociology, California State University, Fullerton

Add to my favorites Conclaves in the Modern Papacy: Factors That Influence the Elections of Popes (1846-Present)
Presenter
  • Jair Peltier, Senior, Politial Science, Univ Minnesota Morrs McNair Scholar
Mentor
  • Seung-Ho Joo, Mathematics, University of Minnesota Morris

Add to my favorites  A Museum’s History: Constructing Homelands through the Suquamish Musuem
Presenter
  • Racquel West, Senior, Geography, History: Race, Gender, and Power Mary Gates Scholar, McNair Scholar, UW Honors Program
Mentor
  • Josh Reid, History