MURALS Staff

Raynell Hamilton-Starks

Raynell Hamilton-Starks

  • Director
  • Transitional and Enrichment Programs and Services

Raynell coordinates the day-to-day operations of MURALS, such as meeting with students to discuss the program and research opportunities, providing advice on approaching faculty about research opportunities, and acting as pre-graduate school advisor to participants.  She helps participants create an educational plan that includes a trajectory toward graduate or professional school, she supports their writing of statements of purpose, and she ultimately helps students prepare for the graduate or professional school experience.

MURALS Graduate Student Coordinator

Jeremy Prim

Jeremy Prim

Jeremy Prim is a current fifth year Sociology doctoral candidate at the University of California, Davis. His current program of research focuses in the areas of race, inequality, policing, and school discipline. His  dissertation research attempts to understand how mechanisms of the carceral state permeate schools and the relationship the carceral state has to educational outcomes.