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Michigan ACE Women's Network Conference: June 8-9, 2015

"Make a Difference: Leadership • Inclusion • Connections"

Kellogg Center, East Lansing


Deadline for ACE scholarship approaches

The Michigan ACE Women's Network will offer scholarships to women who are interested in attending a regional or national ACE Forum.

The deadline to apply is October 10, 2014. Click here for the downloadable form.

The regional forum will be held in Seattle, WA, on October 29-31. The national forum will be December 3-5 in Arlington, VA. Click here for details (scroll to Inclusive Excellence).

New board members named

Two new board members were named to the Michigan ACE Women's Network.newboardmembers

DeAnna Burt, at right in photo, serves as vice president for academics and chief academic officer for Baker College in Muskegon; she has worked for Baker for 15 years. Linda Logan is vice president and dean for Student Life at Olivet College; she has worked for Olivet for 17 years.

The first term for both women goes through 2017.

Board member named to Hall of Fame

davisMaryLee Davis, public policy chair and past state coordinator for Michigan ACE Women's Network, joins a distinguished list of honorees who will be inducted into the Michigan Women's Hall of Fame in October.

Davis serves as special advisor to the dean and professor of family and community medicine at Michigan State University.

Click here to read more about Davis and the other honorees.

Board member named MMCC president

Michigan ACE Women's Network board member Christine Hammond will serve as the next president of Mid Michigan Community College.hammond

Hammond had been the chief academic officer for North Central Michigan College. Read more about her appointment here.

WOCC keynote speech

Kim Ford, director of inclusion for the NCAA, served as the keynote speaker for the Women of Color Collaborative on June 2.

Her well-received presentation included 10 teachable moments. Click here for the text of Ford's speech and here for a pdf of the 10 Teachable Moments bookmark.