Letter to the Editor, Thank you to the Lenawee YOUTH Council

Letter to the Editor                                                                 Contact: Cynthia Heady, 423-1729   “To learn to read is to light a fire.” ~Victor Hugo   Children in Lenawee County are reading more thanks to a $1,300 grant from Lenawee YOUTH Council. This grant will purchase 520 books for Lenawee’s children through the Imagination

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Thank You Local Volunteers!

Mahatma Gandhi once said, “The best way to find yourself is to lose yourself in the service of others.” The volunteers in Lenawee County truly take that to heart. Although we recently celebrated National Volunteer Week, we should always take time to recognize the people who tirelessly give their time

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Planning for your future is never complete

As some of you may know, College Application Month has just wrapped up.  The Lenawee College Access Network had great success with the youth in Lenawee County and helping them prepare for their post-secondary years.  Even though College Application Month is finished, planning for your future is never complete. There

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LCAN Post-Secondary Retention part of Lenawee Cradle to Career Movement

Lenawee College Access Network is aligned with the Lenawee Cradle to Career, Pathways to Success philosophy, goals and agenda, using the collective impact model of change. The action team of Post-Secondary Success and Retention is specifically the group that is monitoring data for Lenawee County students enrollment, retention and completion of their

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Eastern Michigan University–Honors Program

The Honors College seeks talented students with demonstrated intellectual achievement who desire an engaging and challenging academic program. Students pursuing University Honors enter as freshmen. Most students entering as transfer students begin with Departmental Honors. Approximately 300 students are admitted to the Honors College each year. Our competitive first-year applicants

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University of Toledo—Out-of-State Award!

Are you a Lenawee County resident interested in attending the University of Toledo? Check this out! Award: Up to $9,338 per year Minimum Academic Requirements: 2.75 cumulative high school GPA or a 21 ACT/990 SAT Other Required Documentation: Submission of enrollment deposit on or before December 31, 2014 or submission of a Free

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Students with Disabilities (IEP)

Best Colleges for Disabled Students -Great resources for students with disabilities currently under an Individualized Education Plan (IEP) during high school!

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Inceptia

www.inceptia.org – A division of the National Student Loan Program, is a non-profit organization providing expertise on student loan repayment, default prevention, and financial education. Since 1985, Inceptia has helped more than two million students achieve their post-secondary dreams at 5,500 schools nationwide. Includes education for students on how to pay

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College Abacus

collegeabacus.org – An ECMC initiative, College Abacus is a one-stop, secure search site that allows students to compare the net price of nearly 4,000 colleges. The net price is the cost of school after grants and scholarships are subtracted from the total cost of education. The site provides real-time information and is

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ACT Student

www.actstudent.org Get information about the ACT Test, preparation tips, checklists, and registering for the ACT test.

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