African American Studies

University of Mississippi

Emerging Scholar Keon Burns

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Keon Burns

May 8, 2018

African American Studies and accounting major Keon Burns has been accepted to the Richards Center Emerging Scholars Summer Mentoring Program at Penn State. He will spend a week there this summer participating in a simulated doctoral seminar and attending workshops on a variety of topics, including writing, digital research, and graduate student life. The program is sponsored by Penn State’s Richards Center, the Department of History, and the Department of African American Studies in a collaborative effort to attract and enroll students from underrepresented populations.