Author Archives: Lawanna Duran


Leadership Institute Kickoff and Me

by Jaclyn Y. Garver – NCMPR National Office – Fort Wayne, IN
The outcomes and to-dos of leadership training have never appealed to me. But I do like seeing other people succeed, and I like helping a team work better and more cohesively together. As I learned from last year’s cohort, NCMPR’s Leadership Institute is about growing those kind of leadership skills.

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How One College Decided to Focus on Its First-Gen Students

by Jennifer R. Young – SouthWestern State College – Fort Meyers, FL
College is complicated. Bursar. Registrar. FAFSA. Prerequisites. Credit hours. The jargon alone is difficult to understand. Then add in admission requirements, enrollment processes and financial aid forms, and applying to college can be overwhelming to anybody.

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