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Embark News Campaign 7

01/28/2014

This update provides an article regarding President Obama's speech about improving college access, another article discussing changing the framework for higher education, highlights MAAC's exemplary program stats, and gives a reminder to listen to the  National Association for the Education of Homeless Children and Youth (NAEHCY) podcast.  

Embark News Campaign 6

01/22/2014

This update announces and thanks the Community Foundation of Greater Atlanta for their sponsorship of Embark, announces the podcasts from National Association for the Education of Homeless Children and Youth (NAEHCY) series for youth experiencing homelessness, provides an article discussing Georgia privatizing foster care, provides tips from Foster Success Michigan, and gives a reminder to register for the College Connection for Student Success Conference.

Embark News Campaign 5

12/19/2013

This update provides resources for the upcoming holiday, and gives a reminder to sign up for the College Connections for Student Success Conference.  

Embark News Campaign 4

10/31/2013

This update provides an article highlighting the barriers experienced in accessing and succeeding in college as an alumni of care, and provides a link to the save the date announcement College Access Challenge Grant leadership team at the University System office.

Embark News Campaign 3

10/28/2013

This update provides information on two webinars; "Reaching New Heights through Collective Impact Strategies: Increasing Campus Support Programs for Students from Foster Care," and "Reaching New Heights through Collective Impact Strategies: Increasing Campus Support Programs for Students from Foster Care."  There is also a link to the save the date announcement from the College Access Challenge Grant leadership team.  

Embark News Campaign 2

10/16/2013

This update highlights the new research from California about educational lags of students in foster care, a new article regarding youth transitioning into adulthood from Fostering Success Michigan, and provides a link to the save date announcement from College Access Challenge Grant leadership team.

Embark News Campaign 1

10/16/2013

Welcome and thank you for being interested in Embark Georgia.  Included is the purpose of the Embark listserv and plans for development over the next 6-8 months.  

The J.W. Fanning Institute for Leadership Development
– a public service and outreach unit of the University of Georgia – is dedicated to strengthening communities, organizations, and individuals through leadership development, training, and education.


EMBARK is located at the J.W. Fanning Institute for Leadership Development.
David Meyers and Lori Tiller are the network directors. Our offices are located at 

1240 S. Lumpkin St.
Athens, GA 30605

You may contact us by calling 706-542-1108 or emailing  EMBARK@fanning.uga.edu
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