Items Tagged with 'Aquinas College'


Economists offer tempered enthusiasm for 2016

Experts from faith-based schools preach caution, lowered expectations.

November 20, 2015
If there was excitement about the economic forecast for 2016, it was tempered inside the Gainey Conference Center at Cornerstone University last week. Read More

College plans $4M chapel

September 29, 2015
A college has launched a fundraising campaign to build a $4-million chapel on its campus. Read More

West Michigan schools rank among 'Green Colleges' in US

April 28, 2015
A trio of colleges in the region have scored high enough to be considered some of the nation’s “Green Colleges.” Read More

College receives $2.2M gift

April 21, 2015
A family estate has given a $2.2-million gift to a college for a variety of programs. Read More

Council of Independent Colleges names school president to board

March 25, 2015
A national nonprofit that supports independent higher education institutions has selected a local academic leader to serve on its board of directors. Read More

Supporting an active, learning senior community

Several West Michigan colleges and universities offer programs specifically designed for older adults.

February 6, 2015
West Michigan academic institutions are not only providing educational opportunities for traditional students, business professionals and workforce training solutions, but also offering lifelong learning programs to meet the intellectual needs of older adults in the community. Read More

College receives $1M gift

January 15, 2015
A lifelong learning program addressing the intellectual and spiritual needs of older learners in the region has been awarded a $1-million endowment to support its continued growth. Read More

Colleges share grant for civic engagement

December 22, 2014
A trio of local colleges will share a grant from a foundation to help students and their schools partner with the community. Read More

Faith-based colleges share 2015 economic forecasts

Economists from Aquinas, Calvin, Cornerstone and Hope take a shot at it.

November 14, 2014
Only time will tell — about a year, actually — if there was a slam-dunk victory at the Economic Symposium: State of the Economy & Outlook for 2015 held at Aquinas College. Read More

College receives $2.5M grant for 'first-ever' program

November 13, 2014
A college has been charged with creating a "first-ever" academic program with a $2.5-million grant from a local foundation. Read More