On September 27th, 2018, the Center for Educational Outreach celebrated the retirement of its founding director Dr. William (Nick) Collins.
The upcoming Faculty Forum on Outreach and Engagement will be focused on leveraging the performing arts as an agent of change.
Dr. Suzi Iacono currently leads the Office of Integrative Activities at the National Science Foundation. She received her PhD from the University of Arizona in information systems and MA and BA from the University of California, Irvine, in social ecology.
On March 7, the University Outreach Council convened for a discussion on K-12 educational outreach being conducted by U-M student organizations. Representatives from MUSIC Matters and the American Chemical Society (ACS) POLY/PMSE student chapter shared their experiences about connecting with youth through various outreach programs.
On Thursday, February 15th, students from various high schools in the state came to U-M to participate in Michigan Experience Day. The event, organized by the Center for Educational Outreach’s Michigan College Advising Corps (MCAC), exposes high achieving 11th grade students from the MCAC’s partner high schools to life at U-M.