Focus

GVSU engineering project can save lives in Africa

Grad students designed and built an emergency solar power system.

February 8, 2013

Tablet computers springing up in more classrooms

Instructors are adapting their lessons to keep up with technology.

Grand Valley set to debut new master’s program

Success of its undergraduate program has school offering advanced degree in speech-language pathology.

February 8, 2013

Universities innovate, cut costs as state aid drops

There is concern for future of federal student aid as Congress prepares budget.

Core curriculum changes deter vocational training

Career program enrollment takes at least a 30 percent hit.

February 8, 2013

Gateway project is pure west side

Hopes run high to redevelop Bridge Street and honor the district’s past.

February 1, 2013

Bridgewater Place on the rebound with Spectrum’s relocation

The office building seems to have turned the corner, following the financial crash in 2008.

February 1, 2013

Grand Rapids refuses county’s solid waste plan

City commission views the disposal concept as inequitable.

February 1, 2013

Crystal Flash enters propane market for bus and commercial fleets

Tom Fehsenfeld welcomes competing ‘autogas’ suppliers.

January 25, 2013

For Michigan Blood, logistics really is life or death

Statewide blood supplier faces complicated issues.

January 25, 2013