New research from the Education Policy Initiative at the Gerald R. Ford School of Public Policy found that many Michigan K-12 students experience very large core classes — with 40 or more students — but that some students are at greater risk.
EMU's Wise Hall headlines list of summer construction projects
The Board of Regents and the board of directors of Metro Health Corp. each have approved a definitive affiliation agreement setting the stage for Metro Health to join the University of Michigan Health System.
The city of Ann Arbor next week is planning to begin installing a new water main on South Division Street, which will affect traffic on Division and East Jefferson streets at various times over the next three or four weeks.
The work is scheduled to be done in two phases.
Three internationally known street artists will visit the University of Michigan this fall to paint new murals in downtown Ann Arbor.
MSU receives $1M NSF grant to enhance college counseling services
Summer construction transforms CMU's campus
The iconic Burton Memorial Tower on the University of Michigan's Ann Arbor campus will undergo an interior lighting upgrade this fall, in time to celebrate the university's bicentennial in 2017.
For four Detroit Cass Technical High School incoming seniors, summer hasn't been all about pool sides and campfires. Instead, it's been mostly early morning labs, science symposiums and exploring the University of Michigan's Ann Arbor campus.
WSU cognitive neuroscientist awarded $2.3M grant
A hiking and biking trail connecting U-M's Matthaei Botanical Gardens with the regional border-to-border trail and beyond is one step closer, thanks to a Local Area Program grant of nearly $730,000 to Ann Arbor Charter Township from the Southeast Michigan Council of Governments.
WMU receives more than $1.6M in grants in April and May
Ferris State $30 million project promotes welding, advanced technology
Michigan, Ohio and Indiana have lost more than 6,800 defense supply-chain positions in recent years — cuts spurred largely by the ending of two foreign wars and the current federal fiscal environment.
CMU to receive $19.5 million for Center for Integrated Health Studies
The Michigan Legislature has voted to approve capital outlay funding for projects on the U-M Ann Arbor, Flint and Dearborn campuses.
The three projects received planning authorization approval last Wednesday and are awaiting Gov. Rick Snyder's signature.
CMU to offer discounted tuition for federal employees
The University of Michigan has decided not to move forward with plans to build a new transportation operations and maintenance center on North Campus.
The current project, originally approved in May 2014, will be canceled.
WSU researchers test urban farm sites for contaminants
The University of Michigan Health System's plans to construct a new 297,000-square-foot health center in Brighton are moving forward with the Board of Regents' approval Thursday of a schematic design and authorization to issue bids and award contracts.