News & Stories

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September 7 2020

Achieve's strategy to increase the number of students who apply to two or more postsecondary programs – which increases the likelihood of enrollment – is cited by Education Strategy Group (ESG) and Level Up Coalition in their new report.

September 1 2020

Despite COVID-19, the creative team behind the Step Up Youth Employment Program found ways to make summer interesting, educational and fulfilling for a wide range of students.

August 17 2020

We invite you to submit your nomination for this year's AchieveMpls Excellence Award, which recognizes an outstanding community member who has gone above and beyond to further our mission of inspiring and equipping students for careers, college and life.

August 13 2020

With remote learning continuing this fall due to COVID-19, our Career & College (CCC) team is closely tracking plans for virtual student engagement and collaborating with our career and college readiness partners to design and implement another strong year of student support. 

July 16 2020

Kudos to our president and CEO Danielle Grant, who is among 52 women to be honored by the Minneapolis Saint Paul Business Journal in 2020 for their professional achievements and contributions to the Twin Cities community.