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Families have to do a little research before kids go to college. (iStockphoto)

Parents Need To Do Homework Before Kids Go To College

For many families, paying for college seems like a distant dream.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/15/2011

Pioneer High School. (credit: Wikimedia)

Students Suspended, Went Number Two On Rival’s Athletic Fields

Officials say 31 students have been suspended from Pioneer High School in Ann Arbor for five days after a scavenger hunt that included defecating on rival schools’ athletic fields.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/13/2011


Wayne County Student Scholars

(WWJ) A Wayne County program offers hope for high students who need help paying for college education. Wayne County Executive Robert Ficano this week is awarding 40 thousand dollars in scholarships through his hope foundation.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/05/2011


Local Students Taking Part In Global Trade Mission 2011

On Thursday, March 3, approximately 120 high-school students will gather at Oakland Community College’s Auburn Hills Campus to begin a three-day simulation of an authentic business experience.



Working In High School Can Short-change Students’ Future

A new U of M study says students who work more than 15 hours a week during high school have lower rates of college completion.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/18/2011


H.S. Students Looking For College Encouragement

What do real life high school students say about the road to college? The Center for Youth Voice did a study of young people in Tennessee and Seattle in which young people asked one another […]

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/09/2011

Making the Grade 09/23

WWJ Newsradio’s Greg Bowman reports on giving high school students not only a diploma but an associates degree as well. Greg has more in this podcast.


Making the Grade 08/26

WWJ Newsradio’s Greg Bowman reports on students that are interested in medicine should consider a career in Hospice care.


Online High School Mentors

Online mentoring will be coming to high schools across Michigan this fall, thanks to a new program by Partnership for Learning and the Kresge Foundation.


Principles for Future Entrepreneurs

More than ever, high school and college students dream of owning their own business when they grow up and working for themselves.