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Lou Anna Simon’s letter to MSU faculty, staff

Lou Anna Simon’s letter to MSU faculty, staff“To the brave young women who came forward about Nassar, you have my deepest thanks, respect, and sympathy”
  • Michigan
  • 13 hours, 38 minutes ago
Michigan

UM regents oppose Israel sanctions
The Ann Arbor News reports that six of the eight regents signed a statement Thursday that says they oppose action

University of Michigan regents oppose Israel sanctionsThe Ann Arbor News reports that six of the eight regents signed a statement Thursday that says they oppose action
  • Michigan
  • 18 hours, 33 minutes ago
Wayne County

Ladywood High closing at end of school year

Ladywood High closing at end of school yearThe all-girls Catholic school cites declining enrollment as a reason for the announcement.
  • Wayne County
  • 3 days, 14 hours ago
Wayne County

Grosse Pointe teacher visited every country on earth

New book details quest by Grosse Pointe teacher to visit every country on the planetGrosse Pointe social-studies teacher Rufus McGaugh made it his life’s goal to visit every country on earth
  • Wayne County
  • 4 days, 14 hours ago
Michigan

Schlissel: Spencer can’t be a hero but UM must be safe

Schlissel: Spencer can’t be hero but UM must be safePresident says UM would lose free-speech suit if it denied Spencer’s bid to speak, making him ‘a hero’ to his supporters
  • Michigan
  • 4 days, 16 hours ago
Education

Database: Find out how your school did on M-STEP

Database: Find out how your school did on M-STEPResults by district and building in Michigan for the last three years
  • Education
  • 3 months, 2 weeks ago
Politics

House speaker: MSU prez should resign over Nassar

House speaker: MSU president should resign over Nassar scandalMSU failed young women sexual assaulted by former gymnastics Dr. Larry Nassar, says Michigan House Speaker Tom Leonard
  • Politics
  • 3 days, 12 hours ago
Michigan

Spencer lawyer to UM: Set a speech date or we’ll sue

Spencer lawyer to UM: Set a speech date or we’ll sueStudents rally on Dearborn campus against possible appearance by white supremacist
  • Michigan
  • 1 week, 1 day ago
Education

UM Dearborn students protest potential speaker

UM Dearborn students protest potential speakerProtesters against white supremacist Richard Spencer demand an audience with UM Dearborn Chancellor Daniel Little, who explains the university's policy on free speech.
  • Education
  • 1 week, 1 day ago
Detroit

Group: Detroit must focus on literacy, growing schools

Group: Detroit must focus on literacy, growing schoolsBoosting enrollment, attendance and special education funding reform are priorities in new coalition report
  • Detroit
  • 1 week, 2 days ago
Education

Despite gains, Mich. schools among most segregated

Despite gains, Mich. schools among most segregated40% of public schools African-Americans attend lack diversity, tied for 2nd highest percentage in nation
  • Education
  • 1 week, 3 days ago
Politics

GOP legislators: Detroit schools violating bailout law

GOP legislators: Detroit schools ‘intentionally violating’ bailout lawGOP lawmakers say the Detroit school district has failed to make changes required under a $617 million state bailout
  • Politics
  • 2 weeks, 1 day ago
Michigan

Racist graffiti case spurs spirited debate at EMU

Racist graffiti case spurs spirited debate at EMUSome not convinced black man is behind hate speech against African-Americans
  • Michigan
  • 2 weeks, 2 days ago
Michigan

MSU accused of failing to protect sex assault victim

MSU accused of failing to protect sex assault victimFederal lawsuit contends MSU allowed former MSU wide receiver Keith Mumphery to return during ban
  • Michigan
  • 2 weeks, 4 days ago
Michigan

UM students to protest Richard Spencer visit

UM students to protest Richard Spencer visitEvents come as the university weighs whether to allow Richard Spencer to speak on campus
  • Michigan
  • 2 weeks, 2 days ago
Michigan

Universities ramp up research, pump out inventions

Universities ramp up research, pump out inventionsUniversities in Michigan and across the country are ramping up efforts to make discoveries that can benefit consumers
  • Michigan
  • 2 weeks, 5 days ago
Health

Vaccine opt-outs worry Michigan health officials

Vaccine opt-outs worry Michigan health officialsParental mandates have helped discourage vaccine waivers, but some advocates and lawmakers want to undo Michigan rule
  • Health
  • 3 weeks, 1 day ago
Politics

Report: Districts lose aid to fill special ed aid gap

Report: Districts lose aid to fill special ed aid gapA report requested by Lt. Gov. Brian Calley said a $700 million special education shortfall means aid cuts for others
  • Politics
  • 3 weeks, 2 days ago
Michigan

UM to enter into talks with Spencer on campus speech

UM to enter into talks with white nationalist for campus speechWhite nationalist threatened lawsuit if university didn’t respond by Nov. 24 to request to speak on campus
  • Michigan
  • 3 weeks, 3 days ago
Detroit

University of Detroit Mercy cuts undergrad tuition 30%

University of Detroit Mercy to lower undergrad tuitionOfficials announced Tuesday that it would lower its undergraduate tuition from $41,158 to $28,000 per year
  • Detroit
  • 3 weeks, 3 days ago
Michigan

New Rhodes scholar class includes a Wolverine, Spartan

Rhodes scholars include Wolverine, SpartanUniversity officials believe this is the first time MSU and UM each have one in the same year
  • Michigan
  • 3 weeks, 3 days ago
Detroit

Detroit College Challenge seeks to boost enrollment

Detroit College Challenge seeks to boost college enrollment and completionGet Schooled Detroit created online resource for Detroit students to help them prepare for, apply to and pay for college
  • Detroit
  • 3 weeks, 4 days ago
Detroit

Construction on Ilitch School of Business half done

Construction on Ilitch School of Business half doneDistrict Detroit announces Wayne State University's newest edition is halfway complete.
  • Detroit
  • 3 weeks, 6 days ago
Michigan

Spencer threatens to sue UM over request to speak there

Spencer threatens to sue UM over request to speak thereLawyers for white supremacist threaten to sue if the university doesn’t answer his request to speak on campus by Nov. 24
  • Michigan
  • 4 weeks ago
Michigan

12 Michigan school districts over-suspend minority students
State says it expects percentage of suspensions by ethnicity would match population percentage

12 Michigan school districts over-suspend minority studentsState says it expects percentage of suspensions by ethnicity would match population percentage
  • Michigan
  • 4 weeks, 1 day ago
Michigan

$1M gift boosts MSU’s music building project

$1M gift boosts MSU’s music building projectThe money will be designated to build a pavilion for the university’s College of Music
  • Michigan
  • 1 month ago
Oakland County

Troy High’s new auto lab seeks to be a career maker

Troy High’s new auto lab seeks to be a career makerDesigned to mimic a modern service center, the lab was born from the vision of district educators and local companies
  • Oakland County
  • 1 month ago
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