Education

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College expands accelerated course offerings

February 20, 2020
Grand Rapids Community College is attempting to make a college education more accessible. Read More

University of Michigan says sex misconduct alleged against late doctor

February 19, 2020
ANN ARBOR — Several former patients have alleged that a late University of Michigan physician sexually abused them during exams, with one accuser saying Dr. Robert E. Anderson's actions over several decades made him a "sexual predator." Read More

College renovating hotel and conference center

February 17, 2020
A hotel and conference center in the region is undergoing a $7.5 million renovation. Read More

KCAD downsizing degree programs, cutting staff

Enrollment dip will shift emphasis toward design and commercial art.

February 14, 2020
Citing decreased enrollment, Kendall College of Art and Design of Ferris State University is cutting and consolidating some undergrad degree programs and cutting staff members. Read More

Colleges sign concurrent enrollment agreement for nursing

February 12, 2020
A university has signed an agreement to ease the transition for a community college’s nursing students. Read More

Michigan Legislature OKs more tax breaks for data center

February 12, 2020
The Republican-led Michigan Senate on Tuesday approved additional tax breaks for a major Grand Rapids-area data center, sending the bill to Democratic Gov. Gretchen Whitmer for her expected signature. Read More

Web services firm sells to investor

February 10, 2020
A software and web services company that serves schools has been acquired by an individual investor. Read More

Laker Line to launch in August

The new bus rapid transit will replace old GVSU Campus Connector route.

February 7, 2020
The Rapid recently announced the official launch date of the Laker Line. Read More

GRCC revamps nursing program, resulting in perfect passage rate

Concept-based curriculum, more simulations are part of redesigned system.

February 7, 2020
The Grand Rapids Community College nursing program saw a 100% pass rate on state license exams last year. Read More

Health centers picking up Heartside closure slack

Community leaders are concerned about patients with trauma or trust issues adjusting to new clinics.

February 7, 2020
Since the Mercy Health Heartside Health Center closed over a month ago, other organizations are working to address the needs of displaced patients. Read More