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Initiative for Minority Excellence Featured Scholar – Isa Cruz

Tuesday, November 17, 2020

Isa Cruz is a doctoral candidate in anthropology and a member of The Graduate School’s Royster Society of Fellows. Originally from Mexico, she received her bachelor’s degree in anthropology and Latin American studies from California State University, Chico. Her interdisciplinary … Continued

Initiative for Minority Excellence-Xavier Bonner

Monday, October 5, 2020

Xavier Bonner is a doctoral student in biochemistry and biophysics. While an undergraduate student at Morehouse College, he participated in a research program co-sponsored by the Biophysical Society and UNC-Chapel Hill. “This experience not only cemented my dedication to attaining … Continued

Initiative for Minority Excellence Featured Scholar – Ricky Burgess

Thursday, January 30, 2020

Richard “Ricky” Burgess is a doctoral student at Kenan-Flagler Business School, with a concentration in organizational behavior. His research centers on leadership, diversity and team dynamics. Prior to UNC-Chapel Hill, he received his bachelor’s degree in civil engineering from the … Continued