Nick Palmer is currently the Director for the Educational Talent Search program at Vincennes University in Vincennes Indiana. A Marquette native, he previously worked for State Rep. John Kivela from 2013-2017, and the Mason County College Access Network from 2017-19. He has a bachelors degree in communications from Siena Heights University and a masters degree in Higher, Adult, and Lifelong Education from Michigan State University in 2019.
Educational challenges affect students in rural areas differently than in urban and suburban areas. Without sufficient access to technology like computers and high-speed internet, rural students are not going to have the same educational opportunities simply because of where their family calls home.