- change ups
Chefs and farmers are teaming up to create culinary dishes to tantalize community members’ palates at an inaugural event on the lakeshore that will highlight the synergy among local venders, businesses and consumers. Read More
Lab provides training for emergency care workers, med students and residents.
The donation of more than $12,000 by a charitable foundation supporting osteopathic medicine will be used to help improve medical students’ and residents’ skills through a simulated experience before seeing actual patients. Read More
Building the program involved input from 95 employers on what to include.
A university is standing behind its programs with the introduction of an employment guarantee program this fall that fosters student effectiveness in their chosen field. Read More
State approval results in curriculum that trains students to teach Chinese.
To meet the growing demand for Chinese language instruction, a Grand Rapids liberal arts college has become one of the few academic institutions in the state to offer a Chinese language education program. Read More
New class seeks to develop critical thinking skills in emergency situations.
A new course offered this fall at a Grand Rapids college will have students and professionals on high alert as they learn how to assess, identify, protect and react to emergency situations. Read More
College’s ‘100 Ways to Give’ effort incorporates extensive service projects.
As Grand Rapids Community College celebrates its 100th birthday, staff and students are participating in service projects to give back to the community. Read More
To compete, West Michigan colleges and universities are increasing their recruitment efforts.
Students are beginning to take their seats as college classes kick off for the fall semester, but enrollment may face challenges in the future. Read More
Helmet product is designed to measure concussive blows on gridiron and battlefield.
An innovative pressure sensor developed by West Michigan University graduate students can now detect concussive head trauma, with applications both on the playing field and in the battlefield. Read More
August 21, 2014
Actress Mischa Barton will be touring the U.K. countryside to find the next face of “vaping” for a maker of e-cigarettes. Read More