Medgar Student Accepted to Doctoral Program

The Medgar Evers College (MEC) community extends congratulations to senior Mawia Khogali on her acceptance into the Psychology and Law Training Area in the Psychology Doctoral Program at the CUNY Graduate Center!  This highly competitive program will prepare Mawia to be an “academician and applied researcher who can provide professional psychological expertise to and within the criminal and civil justice systems, and offer training in applied work such as evaluation research and policy development”.  She is guaranteed five years of funding, which includes but is not limited to, a $25,000 annual stipend and full tuition support.  Again, please join us in congratulating Mawia on her acceptance into the Psychology Doctoral Program and wishing her well in her scholarly pursuit.

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About Medgar Evers College

Located in Crown Heights, Brooklyn, Medgar Evers College is a growing institution offering both Associate and Baccalaureate degrees.  The nearly 7,000-member student body is primarily comprised of those who are the first in their families to attend college.  A senior college within The City University of New York (CUNY) system, Medgar Evers College was established in 1970 with a mandate to meet the educational and social needs of the Central Brooklyn community.  With a commitment to students who desire a sound academic foundation as well as an opportunity for personal development, Medgar Evers College seeks to provide high-quality, professional, career-oriented undergraduate degree programs in the context of a liberal arts education.  For more information, visit