Proposal Submission is now closed – Proposals are currently being reviewed. If you have any questions, please email pcc19-questions@umich.
This year’s theme is Inclusion and Innovation in College Access: Cultivating Michigan Youth. Post-secondary education remains the best way for youth to equip themselves with the knowledge and skills needed to succeed in our evolving global landscape. While 70% of jobs in Michigan now require training beyond high school, the state lags behind the nation’s average for college attainment and fewer than a quarter of the state’s high school graduates are college-ready. Together, WE are the solution!
This year, we’re looking to showcase and celebrate inclusive practices and innovative impacts. Topics to be explored in a seven-minute lightning talk may include: