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Young Adult Leaders Honored For Tutoring Students

Young adult leaders who have given more than 120,000 hours tutoring and mentoring Detroit area students will be honored for their commitment on Thursday at Compuware Headquarters.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/09/2011

Kem, the music artist. (Credit: AP Photo)

Kem On Hand To Applaud Adult Drug Court Program Graduates

Universal-Motown recording artist Kem was on hand to applaud the hard work of the graduates from the 3rd Circuit Adult Drug Court program.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/16/2011

Keith Nagara (center) is director of the transportation design program at Lawrence Tech, is joined by the four students who will be the first to graduate from the program on May 15 at Cobo Arena in Detroit. They are (L-R) Ben Graf, Jason Falenski, Chris Nichols, and Taylor Manuilow. This photo was taken at Lawrence Tech’s display at the 2010 North American International Auto Show.

Lawrence Tech Gradutes First Class In Transportation Design

The first four students to complete a bachelor’s degree in transportation design at Lawrence Technological University will graduate when commencement ceremonies are held at Cobo Arena in Detroit on May 15.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/11/2011

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Student To Be Deported After High School Graduation

An 18-year-old Cousino High School student who has lived in the US with her family for 14 years will be allowed to graduate with her class in June, but then she’ll have to leave the country.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/02/2011

Wayne State University-Old Main Building

WSU To Tighten Admission Standards

Wayne State University is looking at making it tougher to get into the school for incoming freshman.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/19/2011

Detroit High School Graduation Rates Rise

The high school graduation rates in the city of Detroit are on the up and up.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/22/2011

Partnership To Help Boost Detroit Grad Rates

Two Detroit Schools will partner with Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore and other agencies to boost student achievement and poor graduation rates.