Items Tagged with 'Davenport University'


College honoring exec with Excellence in Business Award

February 13, 2017
A college will honor a local businessman at a gala downtown featuring a hall-of-fame quarterback as guest speaker. Read More

Coffee chain partners with college

January 24, 2017
A Michigan coffee retailer has partnered with a local college to offer reduced tuition to its employees. Read More

University expands job guarantee

November 18, 2016
A local university is expanding its employment guarantee to more students. Read More

Colleges rank among 'safest' in Michigan

September 27, 2016
Three local schools top a ranking of the safest colleges in the state. Read More

Street Talk: The Moose is loose

Report card.

September 9, 2016
The first Moosejaw Mountaineering store on the west side of the state is coming to Grand Rapids. Read More

Corporate look is intentional at Davenport

College of Business latest to get new digs in campus growth spurt.

August 19, 2016
Eleven years ago, Davenport University bought a flat piece of green land along Kraft Avenue. Read More

University names dean of College of Urban Education

March 16, 2016
A woman acting as an interim dean has been charged with continuing to develop a local university’s College of Urban Education. Read More

Chamber names diversity award winners

March 4, 2016
A local university and a nonprofit executive will be honored this month by the Grand Rapids Area Chamber of Commerce for their commitments to diversity. Read More

Partners produce Entrepreneur YOU for women

March 3, 2016
A local university, in partnership with two area nonprofits, is hosting a conference for female entrepreneurs on Friday. Read More

Davenport University celebrates 150 years in business

The Grand Rapids-based institution is still reinventing the classroom.

January 22, 2016
On Jan. 25, 1866, Grand Rapids Business College held its first bookkeeping, penmanship, business law and arithmetic classes for 16 registered students. Read More