1. U-M grad students highlight value of STEM outreach

    August 9, 2017
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    This summer, in partnership with the Center for Educational Outreach (CEO), graduate students from U-M’s American Chemical Society POLY/PMSE Student Chapter developed REACT (Research Education and Activities for Classroom Teachers), a one day workshop for teachers to learn about groundbreaking research at U-M from faculty and graduate students. The workshop also included interactive activities that Read more


  2. UMSI Community College Summer Institute featured in Diversity in Action

    August 1, 2017
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    Diversity in Action recently featured the University of Michigan School of Information’s (UMSI) Community College Summer Institute (CCSI) in its July/August issue. The result of a collaboration with the Center for Educational Outreach, this three-day initiative gave community college students and those with non-traditional educational backgrounds a glimpse into life at the university, information about the Read more


  3. Peace Neighborhood Center Visits Campus

    July 18, 2017

    On July 12th, a group of rising 6th through 8th graders from the Peace Neighborhood Center participated in a campus visit at the University of Michigan. Peace Neighborhood serves Ann Arbor and Ypsilanti residents faced with social and economic challenges and helps them discover options, develop skills, and make choices that lead to independence and Read more


  4. Mollie Bush Named New MCAC Program Director

    July 11, 2017

    The Center for Educational Outreach (CEO) welcomes Mollie Bush as program director for the Michigan College Advising Corps (MCAC). Mollie previously served as the MCAC’s program coordinator. She officially began her new role on July 1, 2017. “CEO is very pleased to have Mollie Bush selected as Director of MCAC. She brings a depth of experience Read more


  5. CEO Welcomes Kim Lijana As New Associate Director

    March 13, 2017
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    The Center for Educational Outreach (CEO) welcomes Dr. Kim Lijana as its new associate director. Dr. Lijana officially began her new role on March 1, 2017. “We are excited to have Dr. Lijana join CEO’s team,” says Dr. William Collins, CEO’s executive director. “Her scholarship and leadership experience align perfectly with CEO’s mission to enhance Read more


  6. U-M announces new statewide college access initiative

    April 19, 2010

    U-M is home to the new statewide Michigan College Advising Corps (MCAC), a unique approach to increasing the number of low-income, first-generation, and underrepresented students entering and completing higher education in Michigan.


  7. Students say new outreach program inspires, builds interest in U-M

    December 14, 2009

    Dearborn Fordson High School sophomore Manal Saad learned a leader doesn’t have to be loud to be effective, thanks to a U-M effort to strengthen community outreach initiatives and develop new partnerships with disparate school districts and the students they serve.


  8. U-M establishes Center for Educational Outreach and Academic Success, appoints director

    March 9, 2009

    With a designated location and the appointment of its founding director, the University of Michigan’s Center for Educational Outreach and Academic Success is beginning its work. An outcome of the Diversity Blueprints Task Force report of 2007, the center is charged with promoting and coordinating educational and community outreach and engagement activities, and strengthening partnerships Read more