Florida College Access Network Podcast
Summit Speaker Series — First Generation College Students: Practice and Research of Successful Retention Strategies

Summit Speaker Series — First Generation College Students: Practice and Research of Successful Retention Strategies

April 17, 2019

DeOnte Brown, Director of Retention at Clemson University, Rose-May Frazier, Director of Advising at Florida State University, and Dr. David Kenton, Senior Associate Director for OneStop at Florida International University, preview their session, "First Generation College Students: Practice and Research of Successful Retention Strategies," at the 2019 Florida College Access Network Summit. 

Summit Speaker Series — Why Do Students Leave College? Preliminary Results from a Research-Practice Partnership

Summit Speaker Series — Why Do Students Leave College? Preliminary Results from a Research-Practice Partnership

April 11, 2019

Justin Ortagus, Assistant Professor of Higher Education Administration & Policy and Director of the Institute of Higher Education at the University of Florida, previews his 2019 Florida College Access Network Summit session titled, "Why Do Students Leave College? Preliminary Results from a Research-Practice Partnership."

Summit Speaker Series — State of Students Report: Parent Perception on College

Summit Speaker Series — State of Students Report: Parent Perception on College

March 27, 2019

Chris Laney, Director of Education & Community Investment at CareerSource Suncoast, previews his 2019 Florida College Access Network Summit session titled, "State of Students Report: Parent Perception on College."

Summit Speaker Series — Adam Fenderson

Summit Speaker Series — Adam Fenderson

March 13, 2019

Adam Fenderson, co-director of the documentary "Unlikely," discusses the inspiration for his film and America's college dropout crisis. The film will be screened during the 2019 FCAN Summit on May 7, and Adam will take part in a filmmaker discussion. 

Summit Speaker Series — Anthony Jack

Summit Speaker Series — Anthony Jack

February 28, 2019

Anthony Jack, sociologist and Assistant Professor of Education at Harvard University, discusses his new book, "The Privileged Poor: How Elite Colleges Are Failing Disadvantaged Students." He also previews his "Awards Luncheon" keynote address at the 2019 Florida College Access Network Summit. 

Summit Speaker Series — Dr. Russell Lowery-Hart

Summit Speaker Series — Dr. Russell Lowery-Hart

February 13, 2019

Dr. Russell Lowery-Hart, President of Amarillo College, previews his "Welcome Luncheon" keynote address at the 2019 Florida College Access Network Summit. 

Summit Speaker Series — How to Make the Most of Your Summit with Great Networking Opportunities

Summit Speaker Series — How to Make the Most of Your Summit with Great Networking Opportunities

May 8, 2018

Kathy McDonald, FCAN's Associate Director for Network Partnerships, offers advice on how to make the most of networking opportunities at the 2018 Florida College Access Network Summit.

Summit Speaker Series — Clear Answers to Perplexing Questions About Students Who Grew Up in Foster Care

Summit Speaker Series — Clear Answers to Perplexing Questions About Students Who Grew Up in Foster Care

April 25, 2018

Dr. Steve Rios, Senior Director of Educate Tomorrow, Senior Director for the Positive Pathways program at Educate Tomorrow, previews his session at the 2018 Florida College Access Network Summit. 

Summit Speaker Series — The State of Developmental Education Reform in Florida

Summit Speaker Series — The State of Developmental Education Reform in Florida

April 11, 2018

Dr. Karinda Barrett, Associate Vice Chancellor for Academic and Student Affairs with the Division of Florida Colleges, previews her session at the 2018 Florida College Access Network Summit. 

Summit Speaker Series — A MultiGen Approach to College Prep for First Generation College Latinos

Summit Speaker Series — A MultiGen Approach to College Prep for First Generation College Latinos

April 4, 2018

Luz Corcuera, Executive Director of UnidosNow, previews her session at the 2018 Florida College Access Network Summit.