Since 2010, Allen County has had a coalition participating in a network of state and local organizations interested in increasing college access and success. These county level coalitions make up the "Indiana College Success Coalition." Member organizations include local government, businesses, agencies, schools, local media, libraries, youth service organizations, service clubs, community foundations, faith-based organizations and others. All focused on the same goal: working together to improve Indiana’s college outcomes.
This year Allen County was selected by the Indiana Commission for Higher Education to host a regional “College Success Summit."
Please join us on November 7th from 4:00 PM – 5:30 PM at Indiana Tech, Andorfer Commons (Room 207) for a College Success Summit with Indiana Commissioner for Higher Education, Teresa Lubbers.
INDIANA TECH, Andorfer Commons Room 207
1600 E Washington Blvd
Fort Wayne, IN 46803
This is a "call to action" to increase college completion in Allen County and throughout Indiana.
- Learn about programs and strategies being implemented by community partners in Allen County.
- Hear from parents and students who have benefited from support services and community organizations.
- Learn about statewide goals and initiatives.
- Q&A with Commissioner Lubbers
To register for the Summit: https://allencss.eventbrite.com/
We hope you’ll attend and show that Allen County is committed to improving college readiness and success outcomes for all our youth!
Allen County College Success Steering Committee
Co-Chairs: Dr. Odelet Nance, East Allen University and Jamie Garwood, Fort Wayne Urban League
21st Century Scholars Outreach Coordinator-Northeast: Glenda Ervins