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Hacia la equidad a través de la inclusión cultural

Durante el Mes de la Herencia Hispana, rendimos homenaje a la historia, la cultura y las contribuciones de varios países Hispanos/Latinx. Me siento extremadamente honrada y agradecida de poder llamarme miembro de esta comunidad.

Press Releases

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MCAN statement on bipartisan Michigan budget agreement for Fiscal Year 2022

On Sept. 21, Gov. Whitmer and Michigan’s Legislature came together to announce a $70 million, bipartisan budget for Fiscal Year 2022. Gov. Whitmer will sign the budget into law before Oct. 1.

MCAN joins ACAC to kick off college application season on #WhyApply Day 2021

National campaign encourages students to apply for college by supporting local application completion events

MCAN Supports Gov. Whitmer’s Proposed Postsecondary Education Investments

In response to Gov. Gretchen Whitmer's proposed funding to grow Michigan's middle class, support small businesses, and invest in communities, MCAN shared the following statement from its executive director, Ryan Fewins-Bliss.

Blog

Authored by MCAN staff, board members, and partners, our blog shares different perspectives of the college access journey in Michigan. View More

Hacia la equidad a través de la inclusión cultural

Durante el Mes de la Herencia Hispana, rendimos homenaje a la historia, la cultura y las contribuciones de varios países Hispanos/Latinx. Me siento extremadamente honrada y agradecida de poder llamarme miembro de esta comunidad.

Journal of College Access Puts the Focus on Undocumented Students

Earlier today, the Journal of College Access published a special issue, “College Access and Success for Undocumented Students.”

Moving Toward Equity Through Cultural Inclusion

Pursuing a higher education is not an easy feat, even in the best conditions. Aside from the financial strain and academic challenges I faced, I vividly remember the fear of losing my identity in an attempt to be successful at Michigan State University.

In the News

Stay up-to-date on the latest in college access with announcements, blog posts, and related news from MCAN and our partners. Explore MCAN's work featured in statewide and national publications and media outlets. View More

The future of our workforce is in crisis; now’s the time to act

In Michigan, we have a mismatch in college enrollment, workers with college degrees, and jobs that can support an individual or family.

Community college enrollment maintains as pandemic causes broader drop in financial aid applications

Despite the statewide and national decline in FAFSA applications, community college leaders are hopeful that their students can help fill the gap that larger colleges are seeing in their enrollment numbers.

Michigan college enrollment dropped amid COVID, group urges state to step in

Alarmed by a slump in college enrollment among low-income students, a broad coalition of Michigan business leaders, foundations and college advocacy groups is recommending changes to the state’s college financial aid programs.