News & Stories

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May 29 2019

Our Career & College Centers Manager Kevin Salkas traveled to Harvard University this month to present at the Harvard Strategic Data Project Annual Convening on lessons from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation’s To and Through Advising Challenge grants.

May 20 2019

Thanks to our generous partners at Cargill, KPMG, CenterPoint, North Memorial Hospital, Comcast and Hennepin Health for welcoming students to their worksites for hands-on activities, campus tours, career panels and opportunities to connect with employees.

May 16 2019

Administered by AchieveMpls in partnership with the John & Denise Graves Foundation and Educators 4 Excellence, MELA supports projects that impact student achievement and improve our school communities.

May 7 2019

Apply to present at a future EDTalks event!

Deadline to apply is June 15,

May 3 2019

Application open until June 15

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