Mt. Pleasant


Entrepreneurs Increase Capacity to Bring Opportunities Back to Michigan

The growth of a high-tech Mt. Pleasant manufacturer is a testament to the efforts of entrepreneurs and community partners.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/25/2013

CMU Dearborn Hosts Debate On Transformation Of Detroit

Central Michigan University’s Global Campus Center in Dearborn is hosting a debate on “Transforming the City of Detroit — The Austerity Model vs. The Growth Model” on Wednesday, March 27 from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. at 1 Parklane Blvd., Suite 122 East, Parklane Towers.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/25/2013

Event Notices From March 8-10

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

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/10/2013

Photo Credit: CBS Detroit

CMU Biology Team Introduces New Screening Method To Detect Invasive Species

Central Michigan University biology professor Andrew R. Mahon and a group of researchers from the U.S. Geological Survey, the University of Notre Dame and The Nature Conservancy have identified a genetic method of surveillance to detect the abundance of invasive species in water.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/07/2013


CMU Students Harness Footfalls’ Vibrations To Create Energy

Central Michigan University engineering students are constructing an electrical panel that will serve as a vibrational energy harvester to create renewable energy for powering a temperature display.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/04/2013

The Central Michigan University campus. Central Michigan University photo

CMU Students To Compete In Business Simulation, Launch New Information Management Institute

Eighty Central Michigan University students will battle for the profitability of fictitious companies in a unique simulation competition, testing their knowledge of SAP, the world’s foremost Enterprise Resource Planning software.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/18/2013

(Photo by Eric Thayer/Getty Images)

Verizon Beefs Up Cell Coverage Near Mt. Pleasant

Verizon Wireless announced Friday that it had expanded its network coverage in the Mt. Pleasant area.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/06/2013

New energy efficient lighting at Central Michigan University. CMU photo.

CMU Getting Greener With Energy Efficiency Steps

Central Michigan University’s carbon footprint has been decreasing on a “rapid basis,” according to LeRoy Barnes, CMU utilities engineer, since the school began taking conservation methods to reduce electricity consumption and conserve natural gas in 2008.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/22/2012

The Central Michigan University campus. Central Michigan University photo

CMU Tops In Energy Savings, Utility Rebates Show

Central Michigan University has become a leader in energy efficiency, at least if the volume of its efficiency rebates from Consumers Energy is any indication.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/05/2012

anja mueller

CMU Faculty Patents New Water Filtering Methods To Remove Perchlorates

Central Michigan University faculty member Anja Mueller has invented a method to filter 300 times more perchlorates from water than typical consumer filters currently on the market.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/12/2012