1. 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

  2. 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

  3. 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

  4. Former MCAC Adviser offers perspective on new Go Blue Guarantee

    June 23, 2017

    U-M alumnus and former MCAC adviser, Lehman Robinson offers his perspective on the University’s new Go Blue Guarantee.

  5. 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

  6. CEO Welcomes Kim Lijana As New Associate Director

    March 13, 2017
    Kim Lijana

    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

  7. 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

  8. 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

  9. 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

  10. Students present interdisciplinary design projects at engineering expo

    December 8, 2016

    Students, faculty, staff and the general public were invited to the University of Michigan College of Engineering Design Expo to hear students discuss their multidisciplinary design projects Thursday. Through these projects, students aim to develop solutions to real-life problems using collaborative, integrative approaches.