1. U-M Graduate Students “REACT”

    June 27, 2017

    Graduate school is often a whirlwind, filled with classes, coursework, and research.  An organization of U-M graduate students in the College of Engineering, however, has made K-12 outreach a key part of their experience. The students involved in the American Chemical Society POLY/PMSE Student Chapter at U-M come from interdisciplinary backgrounds and share a passion Read more

  2. MCAC’s “Michigan Experience Day” 2017

    March 23, 2017
    Michigan College Advising Corps (MCAC)

    On Thursday, March 23, CEO’s Michigan College Advising Corps (MCAC) brought 120 high-achieving students from partner high schools across the state of Michigan to U-M for “Michigan Experience Day”. Organized by MCAC advisers, this annual event introduces 11th grade students to U-M in preparation for applying to the university in the fall. Partner high schools included: Ypsilanti Read more

  3. 2017 Summer Programs Summit

    February 23, 2017

    Date: February 22, 2017 Location: Hussey Room, Michigan League Sponsor(s): Center for Educational Outreach Presentation Slides: View (Google Slides) Description Held each winter, the Summer Programs Summit is an opportunity for faculty and staff who provide summer academic opportunities to youth to meet and collaborate. Participants share ideas, information, resources, and best practices for creating meaningful summer Read more

  4. Promoting Academic Excellence in STEM: The Evolving Roles of Learning Communities

    January 24, 2017

    Learning communities are broadly defined as groups drawn together by shared goals and common intellectual interests.  At the University of Michigan, they range widely in degree of formality and structure, with informal groups such as student organizations at one extreme and highly structured residential communities at another extreme.  They could be entirely student focused, faculty Read more

  5. Faculty Forum: Engaged Scholarship and Academic Values

    January 4, 2017
    Hiram E Fitzgerald

    Engaged Scholarship and Academic Values: A Broader Impact through Community Engagement Hiram E Fitzgerald, PhD Associate Provost for University Outreach and Engagement University Distinguished Professor, Psychology Michigan State University Date: January 31, 2017 (Event) Location: Henderson Room, Michigan League Sponsors: Center for Educational Outreach, Center for Engaged Academic Learning, Ginsberg Center, Center for Research on Learning and Read more