The Importance of Parent-Teacher Conferences

Parent-teacher conferences can play a very important role in a student’s development and academic success.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/02/2012

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CAR Cancels Plug-In Hybrid Conference

The Center for Automotive Research has decided not to hold a fourth annual Busienss of Plugging In plug-in hybrid and electric vehicle conference later this year.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/28/2012


White House LGBT Conference Held In Detroit

The summit was held in response to the recent passing of the Equal Access to Housing Rule, which now prohibits HUD participants from discriminating against LGBT applicants.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/09/2012


Conference To Focus On Gender And Sexuality In Education

It’s a first-ever conference of its kind in Michigan, held in hopes of creating a more “inclusive” environment for all students.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/03/2012

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Detroit To Host June Job Fair For Veterans

Detroit will host an annual conference and job fair for veterans this summer that organizers say could inject $3 million into the local economy.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/26/2012

Event Notices From January 25

The latest event and meeting notices from Michigan’s technology-focused companies and institutions

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/25/2012

TEDxDetroit Conference Gathers Creative Minds

A thousand of Detroit’s brightest and most creative minds are putting their heads together at the Max in Detroit.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/28/2011

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‘Freedom Weekend X’ Shines National Spotlight On Detroit

Freedom Weekend X promises to be a Mega-Weekend of “Edu-tainment” with a full roster of activities that will appeal to all.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/18/2011


MichBio Expo Sets Keynote

Ann Arbor-based MichBio, the association for Michigan’s bioscience industry, announced that Kim Popovits, president and CEO of Redwood City, Calif.-based Genomic Health Inc. will keynote the 2011 MichBio Expo & Conference Nov. 2-3 at DeVos Place in Grand Rapids.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/20/2011

Detroit Regional Chamber CEO Sandy Baraugh (Credit:Detroit Regional Chamber)

Chamber Hosts Conference To Help Small Business Thrive In Tough Economy

The Detroit Regional Chamber is holding a day-long conference Wednesday with small business owners in mind.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/04/2011