Ivy Tech Scholars

Scholar Description

IN LSAMP@ Ivy Tech Scholars receive support through opportunities to conduct and present research, participate in faculty and peer mentoring, participate in graduate school preparation, develop a working resume and prepare to participate in a summer internship or Research Experience. All scholars are strongly encouraged to attend at least two STEM conferences a year. In addition, some scholars based on previous course success, are eligible to receive a stipend to serve as a Learning Assistant. Scholars, who work as Learning Assistants assist with class preparation, directed learning activities and LSAMP recruitment. All scholars are part-time employees of Ivy Tech Community College and are therefore accountable to uphold all relevant academic and behavioral standards as well as human resources policies of the university. 

Abuchi Anosike
Learning Assistant /Scholar
Mr. Anosike was selected as an IN LSAMP Scholar in 2018. Currently, he is seeking an Associate of Applied Science in Biotechnology. He has worked locally in industry at Covance and Strand Analytical. In 2018-2019, Abuchi worked alongside Professor Hussain in a chemistry course and Professor Murphy in Microbiology as a Learning Assistant. In 2019, Abuchi will continue to work with Professor Murphy as a microbiology tutor. After he graduates, he plans to pursue a Master’s degree in Biotechnology at the University of Maryland.
Carmen McGhee
Learning Assistant/Scholar
Ms. McGhee was selected as an IN LSAMP Summer Research Scholar in 2018. Currently she is seeking an Associate of Applied Science in Biotechnology. Her interest lies in the Health Sciences. Ms. McGhee works alongside Professor Racine in the Biology department as a learning assistant. After she graduates she plans to pursue a Master’s of PA at IUPUI.
Eric Raymond
Learning Assistant/Scholar
Mr. Eric Raymond was selected as an IN LSAMP Scholar in 2019. Currently, he is seeking an Associate of Science in Pre-engineering. Mr. Raymond will serve as a Learning Assistant under the guidance of Dr. Michael Hall and provide tutoring assistance to students enrolled in first and second year engineering courses.
Jasmine Luther
IN LSAMP Ivy Tech Member
Jasmine Luther was selected as an IN LSAMP Scholar in 2019. Jasmine is majoring in Cyber Security/Information Assurance.
Jeremiah Smith
IN LSAMP Ivy Tech Scholar
Jeremiah Smith was selected as an IN LSAMP Scholar in 2019. Jeremiah is majoring in Cyber Security/Information Assurance.
Leah McCarty-Little
IN LSAMP Ivy Tech Scholar
Leah McCarty-Little was selected as an IN LSAMP Scholar in 2019. Leah is a biology major who intends to transfer to IUPUI after graduation to complete a four year degree in Biomedical Engineering.
Diamond Benson
IN LSAMP Ivy Tech Scholar
Diamond Benson was selected as an IN LSAMP Scholar in 2019. Diamond is majoring in Biotechnology.