Higher Education

Colleges, universities, technical schools and training


Nonprofit producing Ready by 5 Conference downtown

April 23, 2018
A new conference on early childhood learning and health is coming downtown this week. Read More

‘Golden age of giving’

The next generation of philanthropists is revolutionizing charitable donations.

April 20, 2018
The next generation of philanthropists is bringing about a “golden age." Read More

Poverty pressure puts children’s development on hold

Report finds 65 percent of children are not college- or career-ready.

April 20, 2018
The Michigan League for Public Policy’s 2018 Kids Count in Michigan Data Book shows a wide disparity between West Michigan counties for children’s overall well-being. Read More

College producing fashion show downtown

April 20, 2018
A fashion show featuring student work is happening downtown. Read More

U-M drops ex-president's name from building

April 19, 2018
| By AP
ANN ARBOR — The University of Michigan Board of Regents has voted to strip the name of a former school president from a campus science building. Read More

State to intervene at struggling schools

Three area schools are among 21 in the state recommended to enter ‘partnership agreements.’

April 6, 2018
The Michigan Department of Education announced it will discuss developing agreements with three area schools to raise academic outcomes. Read More

U-M receives $150M cancer research gift

April 4, 2018
| By AP
ANN ARBOR — A $150-million gift to the University of Michigan is expected to boost cancer research at the school. Read More

College’s Latino business center wins grant

April 4, 2018
A local foundation has donated a three-year grant valued at $150,000 to a university’s Latino business center. Read More

College receives gift

April 2, 2018
A university in the area has created an endowment fund with a recent donation. Read More

Basic research: investing in the discoveries of the future

March 30, 2018
Science and medicine rarely follow a simple path. Read More