Nathan Altmann is a senior political science major from Sun Prairie Wisconsin. His research interests are disability law, civil rights law, and constitutional law. He is currently researching the connection between disability discrimination and the 14th Amendment’s Equal Protection Clause. His goal is to develop a comparative timeline between the legal reasoning of antiquated Supreme Court cases regarding race and gender and their connection with the Court’s rationale regarding disability discrimination today. After graduation, Nathan seeks to attend law school to pursue his academic interests in disability law and mental health law.
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The McNair Scholars' Research Symposium Fall 2021
The annual McNair Scholars’ Research Symposium will take place Thursday, December 2 and Thursday, December 9 from 5-6:45pm. This year, the McNair Symposium will be held both in person and via Zoom.
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Growing up surrounded by relatives who proudly served their country, Cliff Hayes knew by age 5 that he, too, would someday join the military. Hayes never imagined that he also would become the first in his family to go to college.
McNair Featured Scholar - Meet Cliff!
Cliff is a criminal justice/pre-law major conducting a comparative analysis of Carceral Firefighting programs with mentor Jason Spraitz.