Higher Education

Colleges, universities, technical schools and training


Couple donates $1.5M to college

September 22, 2017
A West Michigan college will name its technology center after a couple who donated $1.5 million to the school. Read More

College launches digital art and design program

September 19, 2017
A local college has converted its former digital media major into a broader degree program. Read More

College hires enrollment director

September 19, 2017
A local faith-based college has hired a director of undergraduate enrollment. Read More

MSU opens $88.1M Grand Rapids Research Center

September 15, 2017
(As seen on WZZM TV 13) A facility that will bring research partners together to investigate diseases like cancer, autism, Parkinson’s and Alzheimer's will open on Medical Mile this week. Read More

Nonprofit producing City Hacks GR

September 14, 2017
A nonprofit that helps connect urban students to technology careers is hosting an inaugural four-day event that includes a hackathon worth $5,000 in prizes. Read More

College revamps core curriculum

September 13, 2017
A local college has rolled out changes to its general education model, effective this semester. 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

West Michigan colleges offer 'Best Bang for the Buck'

September 8, 2017
A publication has ranked a dozen colleges in the region among the institutions in the U.S. that offer the “Best Bang for the Buck.” Read More

College cuts tuition

September 7, 2017
A local college is restructuring its undergraduate tuition pricing, beginning in 2018. Read More

College offering Adobe certification

September 6, 2017
A local college is now offering certification in Adobe software for professionals. Read More