Items Tagged with 'WMU'


Nonprofit opening technical training center

September 5, 2017
A nonprofit is opening a technical training facility in the region. Read More

Street Talk: County moves to halt spread of methane

Economics 101.

August 11, 2017
The Kent County Department of Public Works discovered a migration of methane gas to the west of the Kentwood Landfill during routine monitoring in 2016. Read More

Law school hosting panel on human trafficking

July 18, 2017
| By AP
Several community leaders are expected to participate in a panel discussion on human trafficking on Wednesday. Read More

Attorneys win Distinguished Brief Award

July 12, 2017
A law school publication in the region will recognize three West Michigan attorneys for their work in filing scholarly briefs before the Michigan Supreme Court. Read More

College names endowed scholarship after retiring president

June 12, 2017
| By AP
A scholarship for medical school students has been named after the retiring president of a university in the region. Read More

Gas leak prompts evacuation at college

May 9, 2017
| By AP
Officials said a landscaping crew nicked a gas line at a college in the region, prompting an evacuation at the school's health center. Read More

Bar association names award winners

May 3, 2017
The local bar association and a law school in the region have presented four awards to members of the legal profession. Read More

University names former federal 'auto czar' president

April 12, 2017
A university in the region has selected an economist and labor expert as its ninth president. Read More

Law school earns grants for elder law clinic

March 3, 2017
A local law school has been awarded funds by three organizations to prevent the financial exploitation of senior citizens. Read More

Former football coach secures rights to mantra

February 16, 2017
The three-word mantra that helped propel a West Michigan college football team into the spotlight now belongs to the team’s former head coach. Read More