About the late Dr. Ronald E. McNair
To learn more, visit any of the following web sites which contain the astronaut's biography and continuing education programs:
- A biogrpahy of the late Ronald E. McNair at the NASA Observatorium Web site, which also honors other African-American astronauts
- A biography of the late Ronald E. McNair at the Microsoft Network's Encarta Africana Web site
- A biography by the Ronald E. McNair Scholars Program at the University of Kansas.
- A biography at the University of Michigan
- The Ronald E. McNair Post Post Baccalaureate Achievement Program at Florida A&M University
- The Ronald E. McNair Post-Baccalaureate Achievement Program at Purdue University Calumet in Indiana
- The Ronald E. McNair Post-Baccalaureate Achievement Program at the University of Rochester. A program to increase the number of low-income, first-generation college students and underrepresented minority students in doctoral programs.
- The Ronald E. McNair Post-baccalaureate Program at the University of Nebraska - Lincoln
- The Ronald E. McNair Post-Baccalaureate Achievement Program at Wesleyan College. The program was established in 1986 by the US. Department of Education and named for astronaut and Challenger space shuttle crew member, Ronald E. McNair, to encourage first generation, low income and underrepresented students to pursue graduate studies by providing opportunities to define goals, hone research skills, and develop student/faculty mentor relationships critical to success at the doctoral level
- The McNair Scholars Program at the The College of St. Scholastica in Duluth, Minnesota
- The U.C. Berkeley McNair Scholars Program, named after the late Dr. Ronald E. McNair.
- And finally, the other USS Ronald E. McNair sci-fi club NCC-61809, affiliated with STARFLEET and based in Columbia, South Carolina.
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