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Christian colleges have $60B economic impact

Grand Rapids-based Calvin College, Cornerstone University, Kuyper College are among 142 schools in the study.

June 8, 2018
A study revealed a network of 142 Christian colleges and universities, including three in Grand Rapids, have an annual economic impact of $60 billion. Read More

Prisoners earn degrees from Calvin

College’s prison initiative offers degrees in ministry leadership.

May 25, 2018
Fifteen prisoners have received associate degrees from Calvin College. Read More

College to become university

May 8, 2018
A local private liberal arts college will change its name and become a university within the next two years. Read More

Region’s colleges bank $112 million in giving

U.S. colleges and universities raised $43.6 billion in donations, up 6.3 percent from 2016.

February 16, 2018
Six West Michigan colleges received more than $112.74 million in donations last year. Read More

Street Talk: Whale of a tale

High 5s for agile management.

January 5, 2018

Thanks to a local sign company, visitors to a downtown museum can find more details than ever about its most famous artifact.

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College kicks off January Series

January 2, 2018
A month-long speaker series in Grand Rapids has started. Read More

West Michigan schools rank among 'Best Colleges' in US

September 12, 2017
A local school ranks No. 1 on a list of regional colleges — the highest rank for a West Michigan school in an annual guidebook on the best colleges and universities in the U.S. Read More

Calvin adds voluntary career readiness curriculum

Four-year LifeWork development program to help students understand themselves, hard and soft skills, financial literacy.

August 18, 2017
(As seen on WZZM TV 13) When parents of prospective students go on college tours or talk to recruiters, one of the first things they ask is, “How will your school help my kid get a job?” Read More

College cuts staff

June 5, 2017
In response to declining enrollment, a local college has announced it is cutting a number of staff positions. Read More

Street Talk: The iceman cometh

Wear your beer.

April 14, 2017
Turns out very few people are studying hockey in United States, but a Calvin College professor aims to change that. Read More