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UM to end 'Michigan time' on May 1

UM to end ‘Michigan time’ on May 1Time is running out on a University of Michigan policy that allows classes to start 10 minutes after they are actually scheduled to begin
  • Michigan
  • 2 hours, 58 minutes ago
Oakland County

After Fla. school shooting, South Lyon boosters cancel AR-15 raffle

South Lyon football boosters cancel AR-15 raffleThe South Lyon High School football booster club was scheduled to raffle off the same model assault rifle used in the school shooting in Florida
  • Oakland County
  • 1 day, 1 hour ago
Nation

Conundrum of a fire alarm with gunfire: Flee, or lock down?

Conundrum of a fire alarm with gunfire: Flee, or lock down?Emergency responders say there is no single accepted set of best practices for responding to active shooter situations
  • Nation
  • 2 days, 4 hours ago
Spartans

Engler: Latest ESPN report on MSU ‘weak,’ ‘incomplete’

Engler: Latest ESPN report on MSU ‘weak,’ ‘incomplete’The News confirmed the Ingham County Prosecutor’s office is reviewing a case involving an MSU men’s basketball player.
  • Spartans
  • 2 days, 5 hours ago
Daniel Howes

Podcast: Howes on the Big Marygrove Rescue

Podcast: Howes on the Big Marygrove RescueHow the Kresge Foundation and the Sisters of the Immaculate Heart of Mary are collaborating to rescue Marygrove College.
  • Daniel Howes
  • 2 days, 6 hours ago
Michigan

Latest coverage: Larry Nassar scandal roils MSU

Latest coverage: Larry Nassar scandal roils MSUAccusations of sexual assault opened floodgates, sparked one of biggest scandals in amateur sports history
  • Michigan
  • 4 hours, 7 minutes ago
Michigan

MSU board battles critics over Nassar fallout

MSU board battles critics over Nassar falloutProtesters twice interrupted a three-hour long board meeting Friday to deliver a message of their frustration
  • Michigan
  • 3 days ago
Wayne County

Grasso named UM Dearborn chancellor

Grasso named U-M Dearborn chancellorUniversity of Delaware professor to take post Aug. 1
  • Wayne County
  • 3 days, 5 hours ago
Education

CMU extends in-state tuition rates nationwide

Central Michigan U extends in-state tuition rates nationwideThe university says it will increase its ability to recruit beyond state borders
  • Education
  • 3 days, 6 hours ago
Michigan

Detroit area schools eye security after Fla. shootings

Detroit area schools eye security after Fla. shootings‘Lockdowns have become part of the school culture like practicing tornado drills,’ Dearborn school spokesman says
  • Michigan
  • 2 days, 4 hours ago
Politics

Plan to scrap elected university boards stalls

Plan to scrap elected university boards stallsThe potential ballot proposal would dissolve elected university boards and allow the governor to appoint replacements
  • Politics
  • 4 days, 3 hours ago
Politics

Bill seeks university accountability for abuse cases

Bill seeks university accountability for abuse casesU.S. Senate bill would require leaders of federally funded colleges to review sexual abuse investigations of employees
  • Politics
  • 4 days, 5 hours ago
Daniel Howes

Howes: Marygrove rescue shaped by Kresge, founding IHM

Howes: Marygrove rescue shaped by Kresge, founding IHMNext chapter for 91-year-old college envisions a model for urban education, community redevelopment in heart of Detroit
  • Daniel Howes
  • 3 days, 17 hours ago
News

President of Marygrove College on past debts, future challenges

President of Marygrove College on past debts, future challengesClose to financial collapse, the college kept the doors open by closing the undergraduate program, laying off faculty and keeping the graduate program.
  • News
  • 4 days, 16 hours ago
Oakland County

Investigation clears ex-Clarkston superintendent

Investigation clears ex-Clarkston superintendentFormer superintendent Rod Rock did not violate any laws or district policies or compromise student safety, report says
  • Oakland County
  • 5 days, 1 hour ago
Michigan

Forsyth defends independence of MSU probe

Forsyth defends independence of MSU probeRecords: Attorney General’s office will pay Bill Forsyth $12,333 a month to probe MSU on Larry Nassar
  • Michigan
  • 5 days, 1 hour ago
Michigan

Former MSU president Mackey dies at 89

Former MSU president Mackey dies at 89Maurice Cecil Mackey Jr. was president of Michigan State University from 1979 to 1985
  • Michigan
  • 5 days, 2 hours ago
Michigan

Engler restructures MSU health programs

Engler restructures MSU health programsThe new structure will affect MSU’s health colleges, clinical practice and student wellness programs
  • Michigan
  • 5 days, 2 hours ago
Politics

Senate to MSU: Prevent sexual assaults or risk aid

Senate to MSU: Improve sexual assault prevention or risk state aidUniversities could lose state funding if they don’t improve sexual assault prevention under a Michigan Senate budget
  • Politics
  • 5 days, 5 hours ago
Michigan

MSU faculty no confidence vote result of ‘hurt, pain’

MSU faculty no confidence vote result of ‘hurt, pain’The vote has no legal weight but it’s aimed at taking a stand in the wake of Nassar scandal, professor says
  • Michigan
  • 5 days, 18 hours ago
Politics

MSU: Employees ‘do not remember’ reports about Nassar

MSU: Employees don’t remember Nassar reportsMichigan State University says no employees understood Larry Nassar had engaged in criminal misconduct before Sept. 2016
  • Politics
  • 6 days, 2 hours ago
Education

Whiston: EMs should have changed DPS curriculum

Whiston: EMs should have changed DPS curriculumState superintendent said students should have been taught with Common Core standards in mind
  • Education
  • 6 days, 3 hours ago
Wayne County

Official: Schools thrive with funds from Wayne millage

Official: Schools thrive with funds from Wayne Co. millageThe money has lifted some out of budget deficits, increased teachers’ pay and allowed some districts to upgrade buses
  • Wayne County
  • 6 days, 3 hours ago
Detroit

DPSCD chief wants fresh start for literacy curriculum

Detroit schools chief wants fresh start for literacy curriculumDetroit schools look to boost reading skills
  • Detroit
  • 6 days, 17 hours ago
Education

Supporters push to keep school at Ladywood site

Supporters push to keep school at Ladywood siteAs Livonia school’s closing date approaches, group seeks support for proposal to maintain Catholic education there
  • Education
  • 1 week ago
Michigan

Larry Nassar now housed in Arizona prison

Larry Nassar now housed in Arizona prisonThe Tucson facility is classified as high security and has a sex offender management program
  • Michigan
  • 1 week, 1 day ago
Daniel Howes

Podcast: Howes on college board reform

Podcast: Howes on college board reformStatewide voting for at-large candidates injects too much partisanship and not enough relevant expertise into the board.
  • Daniel Howes
  • 1 week, 2 days ago
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