| Four Universities, Nine Community Colleges Unite to Accelerate Statewide Development of Leaders in Science, Technology, Engineering, Math|
Thursday, January 20, 2011 (704 reads)
Jan. 20, 2011/University of Michigan News
EVENT: Four of Michigan's flagship universities and nine top community colleges kick off their newly expanded collaboration in MI-LSAMP (Michigan-Louis Stokes Alliance for Minority Participation).
DATE: 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 3, 2011.
Economists, business and government leaders agree: Michigan must have a diversified economy to succeed in the future. And that economy will require a diverse professional work corps. The newly expanded MI-LSAMP is positioned to accelerate the development of that workforce in Michigan.
--Remarks by MI-LSAMP Board of Governors, includes President Mary Sue Coleman (U-M), President John Dunn (WMU), President Lou Anna Simon (MSU) and others.