College of Education and Human Development

School of Social Work

Youth Studies Undergraduate Student Named 2024 McNair Scholar

The 2024 TRIO McNair Scholars: University of Minnesota Twin Cities have been announced! 

This summer, twenty-two students from the University of Minnesota Twin Cities are conducting research on campus, under the direction of distinguished faculty research mentors. Among them, our youth studies student,  Leslie Luces Saavedra.

Leslie and the rest of the cohort will be (poster) presenting their work later this summer. Thank you for holding the date:

August 1, 2024
11:30am-1:00pm | Lunch & Learn
1:00-3:00pm | Poster Presentations

Filling out this RSVP form will help the TRIO crew organize/plan.

Congratulations, Leslie! We just know you'll have a wonderful summer, working with Dr. Katie Johnston-Goodstar.