Dorsey L. Kendrick,
Access to Success
Anyone who knows Dr. Kendrick knows that she has been a tireless advocate for open access to higher education. In her 17 years as President of Gateway Community College, more than 100,000 individuals have been impacted by her relentless commitment to their success. The name Dr. Kendrick immediately evokes the image of a passionate, feisty champion for what is right. Dr. Kendrick has forever changed the educational and economic landscape of New Haven.
In honor of Dr. Kendrick's dedication to the educational and social welfare of all students, the Gateway Community College Foundation has established the new Dorsey L. Kendrick, Access to Success Endowment Fund. We are proud to celebrate Dr. Kendrick’s legacy as a leader, not only in higher education, but in our community.
Dr. Kendrick will retire as president of Gateway effective June 30, 2017. During her tenure, she grew enrollment and oversaw the completion of GCC’s downtown New Haven campus which opened in 2012. At GCC, she established a nursing program and instituted many new academic programs including transportation technology and automotive, allied health, engineering, business and early childhood education.
In honor of Dr. Kendrick's legacy, The Gateway Community College Foundation invites you to a celebration for Dorsey L. Kendrick, President of Gateway Community College, will held at Anthony’s Ocean View (450 Lighthouse Rd, New Haven) on June 21, 2017, from 5 pm to 8 pm.
Tickets cost $45 per person and include heavy hors d'oeuvres; cash bar. Tax deductible contributions to the newly established Dorsey L. Kendrick Access to Success Endowment Fund may be added your ticket purchase, below:
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Dorsey L. Kendrick Access to Success Endowment Fund