Allyship and College Success

Kyle Kelly, a College Completion Corps coach at Bay College, shares some perspectives on being an ally to LGBTQIA students.

Now is the time to double down on college access and attainment — Michigan’s future depends on it

Sixty by 30 is a bold goal, but it wasn’t chosen for the sake of boldness. It was chosen because that is what Michigan needs to be a prosperous state that can compete in a knowledge-based economy.

Finding My Career Through Service

College Completion Corps alum Summer Madrid reflects on her service year and how it helped her find a career in student success.

Spotlight on MCAN's AmeriCorps Alums

MCAN staff who served with AmeriCorps reflect on their favorite memories and how their experiences impacted their careers.

Worth the Risk: Jayme Green Reflects on Her Career Change

Jayme Green, College Completion Corps program supervisor, reflects on how her desire to help others drove a decision to take a big risk and change careers.

Pride and College Access

Two AdviseMI college advisers and one College Completion Corps coach discuss Pride Month and how LGBTQ+ issues intersect with college access.

Progress and Potential: Thoughts on Building a More Inclusive College Experience

CJ Juntunen, a coach in our College Completion Corps program, reflects on their college experience and how we can continue to make college a more inclusive space.

Investing in Michigan's Future

MCAN executive director Ryan Fewins-Bliss explains how MCAN uses its state budget appropriation to invest in college access efforts across the state.

Working Collectively, Making an Impact: Launch Manistee and AmeriCorps

In communities across Michigan, individuals and organizations are working tirelessly to promote college access and success, but not all are working together. When we heard about the partnerships that make up the Launch Manistee Network ...

Meet MCAN's AmeriCorps Alums

MCAN's six AmeriCorps alums reflect on their service experiences and how it shaped their careers.