Presentations

Webinars

Unrau, Y. (June 4, 2014). The Fostering Success Coaching Model. Part of the College Pathways Webinar on Coaching Models.

Unrau, Y. (May 8, 2014). College students from foster care: Is there a gap between academic aspirations and college readiness? Kalamazoo, MI: Center for Fostering Success at Western Michigan University.

Unrau, Y., Crandell, J., Ashman, A., Daniels, C., and Graham, J. (Oct. 19, 2011). Foster youth and higher education: Seita Scholars Program. The University of Oklahoma OUTREACH National Resource Center for Youth Development: Solutions Desk Helping Youth Transition. http://www.solutionsdesk.ou.edu/community-of-practice/13/92.html

Conference presentations

Day, Maddy and Unrau, Yvonne (April 2013). Making a Collective Impact on Educational Outcomes for Students from Foster Care. Third Annual Michigan College Access Network Conference. Fostering Success: Lansing, MI.

Unrau, Yvonne (May 2012). Fostering Success Michigan. Michigan DHS: Foster Youth in Transition Conference. Auburn Hills, MI.

Unrau, Yvonne, Harris, Chris, Bowman, Angela, Daniels, Carlos, and Jenks, Nikki (May 2012). Students in Foster Care. Michigan College Access Network Conference, Lansing, MI.

Unrau, Yvonne and Bowman, Angela (February 2012). Students in Foster Care. National Council for Community and Education Partnerships, New York, NY.

Unrau, Yvonne, Daniels, Carlos, Hall, Tolanda, Carter, Brittney, Bell-Brown, Sherelle (November 2011). Achieving placement stability for children in foster care. State Court Administrator Office – Child Welfare Services. Southfield, MI.

Unrau, Yvonne (June 2011). The Seita Scholars Program. ABA Commission on Youth At-Risk Michigan Roundtable on Transitioning Foster Youth to Higher Education. Belville, MI.

Unrau, Yvonne, Emerson, John, Gecewicz, Jillian (March 2011). College Success for Students From Foster Care: Exemplary Approaches. NASPA (Student Affairs Administrators in Higher Education). Philadelphia, PA.

Unrau, Yvonne (May 2010). The Seita Scholars Program at Western Michigan University: Transitioning foster youth to young adulthood through a 4-year college education. State Court Administrators Office and Child Welfare Services. Lansing, MI.

Unrau, Yvonne, Emerson, John, Riqueros, Angelica, and Zeman, Brittany (March 2010). College Students from Foster Care: Challenges, Champions and Change. NASPA (Student Affairs Administrators in Higher Education). Chicago, IL.

Unrau, Yvonne, Putney, Kristin, Liggins, Tim, Maynard, Brandon, and Jones, William (February 2010). College Students from foster care serving others using a youth board model.  Michigan Campus Compact. Traverse City, MI.