Higher Education

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ARTICLES

Tech firm sees window of opportunity

Mackinac Technology partners with Calvin College, others on energy-efficient coverings.

August 26, 2016
A technology firm is looking to make commercial and residential buildings more sustainable by developing a window system that will keep hot and cold air from escaping. Read More

Grant boosts GVSU professor’s honeybee study

Electronic scales measure increases and decreases in the weight of hives.

August 26, 2016
Honeybees are dying, and researchers still don’t know why. But with a third of the food people eat dependent on honeybees, it’s imperative they find out. 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

Parental predicament: Save for retirement or pay for college?

Tuition increases make it important to plan financially.

August 19, 2016
(As seen on WZZM TV 13) All across the nation, college tuition prices continue to rise, and the state of Michigan is no different. Read More

College completes $7.8M addition to recreation center

August 18, 2016
A local college has finished work on a 30,000-square-foot addition to its recreation center. Read More

College president retiring

August 16, 2016
The president of a local college is set to retire after six years in the position. Read More

Colleges launch Alzheimer's center

August 16, 2016
The U.S. National Institutes of Health has awarded $9 million to three Michigan universities for the Michigan Alzheimer’s Disease Core Center, which launched this week, to study the disease and related dementias. Read More

College names board members

August 10, 2016
A local college has appointed three new board members. Read More

Firm hosts Latino Law Day

August 9, 2016
Dozens of West Michigan students recently got a chance to see how a courtroom works as part of a special event hosted by a local law firm. Read More

Food distributor names board member

August 4, 2016
A man who’s a leader in higher education is joining the board of a local food distributor. Read More