How Colleges and Universities Support Our Educational Initiatives

Our Educational Partners are the driving force for developing the relationship between the Council and their institution and ensuring that collaborative opportunities are fully exploited, including new programming partnerships, grant development and curriculum development support.

The Educational Advisory Board is crucial in helping set up our educational and programming policy and members play a key role in the planning of our lecture series and programs. Each institution is represented on the advisory board, typically drawing Dean or Provost level of leadership. 



Educational Partners

Aquinas College

Calvin University

Central Michigan University

Davenport University

Ferris State University

Grand Rapids Community College

Grand Valley State University

Kendall College of Art and Design of Ferris State University

Montcalm Community College

Northern Michigan University

Western Michigan University


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