A Year of National Service at MCAN

AmeriCorps VISTA Jordan Crandell reflects on her one year of service at MCAN.

Arthur Hill High School named Michigan's 2019 School of Excellence

The American College Application Campaign and the Michigan College Access Network selected Arthur Hill High School as the 2019 School of Excellence Award winner for Michigan serving as an exemplary model for their state’s application campaign.

Michigan Power Futbol Academy: Five Ways to Build Success in Soccer and in Life

This blog discusses how the Michigan Power Futbol Academy in Grand Rapids, Michigan prepares young adults for college.

MCAN’s New Impact Map a Critical Tool for Michigan Legislators

State Representative Sarah Anthony discusses the new MCAN Impact Map and how she plans to use it as a legislator for the benefit of her district.

Policymakers Have the Power to Change Stark Racial Disparities in Higher Educational Attainment

External Affairs Director for the Michigan League of Public Policy, Alex Rossman discusses the racial disparities in higher educational attainment.

Career Finder Premium Version for Michigan Students

In this blog, Allison Danielsen, director of college and career connections, discusses the premium version of the career finder tool from the College Board available for students.

Introducing College Completion Corps

In this blog, MCAN Director of Service Strategy, Jenny McArdle introduces our newest initiative, the College Completion Corps.

Two Years in AmeriCorps: How Serving Others Served Me Well

AdviseMI Adviser Kendra Ollis, discusses her two years serving in AmeriCorps programs and how they prepared her for grad school and a future career.

Learning about Financial Aid

In this blog, Renee Pickard of Michigan Works! West Central, discusses the training on the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA).

Test-Optional Admissions: What Does it Mean?

In this blog, WMU Director of Admissions Alicia Kornowa discusses test-optional practices related to admission to college.