Ann Arbor Group Finds Toxic Chemicals In Mardi Gras BeadsDangerous levels of lead, other toxic metals and toxic flame retardants were found in most Mardi Gras beads tested by Ann Arbor's Ecology Center.
15 Michigan Schools On Princeton Review's 'Best Of The Midwest'Fifteen Michigan colleges and universities have made the Princeton Review's list of 155 "Best of the Midwest" institutions, released this week.
Man Convicted In Cold Case Slaying Dies In PrisonA 61-year-old man who was sentenced to life in prison for the 1979 abduction, rape and slaying of a Hope College student has died.
Federal Battery Labs Coming For Holland, Ann ArborNew battery research laboratories will be built in Holland and Ann Arbor under a $120 million federal Enegy Department grant that will create the Joint Center for Energy Storage Research at Argonne National Laboratory near Chicago.
Seven Michigan Schools In Fiske Guide To CollegesThere are more than 2,200 four-year colleges in the United States. This year, seven Michigan schools have been included in the resource that millions of parents, counselors, and college-bound students have turned to for more than 25 years -- the Fiske Guide to Colleges.
Indian Trails, MDOT Launch America's First Bus Fleet With 'Hearing Loops'The Michigan Department of Transportation and Indian Trails Inc., have teamed up to install "hearing loop" technology on a fleet of 17 motorcoaches operating 34 scheduled routes that serve passengers throughout Michigan's Upper and Lower Peninsulas.
New Agreement For Advanced Nursing DegreesThe provosts and nursing administrators from Grand Valley State University, Hope College and Calvin College have signed agreements to streamline placements for nursing students from the two colleges within Grand Valley’s advanced degree nursing programs.
Memorial Held For Hope College Student Struck By TrainAuthorities say an 18-year-old Hope College freshman has died after being struck by a freight train near the edge of the school's campus in Holland, Michigan.
Man Fatally Struck By Train In HollandAuthorities say a man believed to be a Hope College student has died after being struck by a freight train near the edge of the school's campus in southwestern Michigan.
US News & World Report Ranks Michigan's Top Colleges"U.S.News & World Report" released the 2012 edition of Best Colleges, with several Michigan schools making the cut.
Hope College President To Retire At End Of 2011-12 School YearThe president of Hope College has announced his plans to retire from the southwestern Michigan school he has led for more than a decade.