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WSU Student Ends Swim Across Lake Michigan

A Wayne State University student’s quest to swim Lake Michigan has ended with disappointment – arm pain and rough waters force the swimmer to quit.


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Bill Would Allow Community Colleges To Offer 4-Year Degree

A battle is underway again in Lansing between community colleges and four-year colleges and universities.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/18/2011

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Inmate Art At The U of M

Michigan prison inmates, including murderers and thieves, have their works of art on display.


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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

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UM Contest Offers Chance To Attend New Coach’s Press Conference

It’s your chance to “win two seats to the press conference announcing the 19th head coach in Michigan football’s storied history.”

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/11/2011

ANN ARBOR, MI - NOVEMBER 20:  Head coach Rich Rodriguez of the Michigan Wolverines reacts while playing the Wisconson Badgers at Michigan Stadium on November 20, 2010 in Ann Arbor, Michigan. Wisconsin won the game 48-28. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Rich Rod Issues First Statement Since Firing

Former Michigan coach Rich Rodriguez says he’s disappointed to leave town before the program was able to reach the level of success in its sights.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/06/2011

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UM Wins Big Chill At The Big House

Record crowd in Ann Arbor for a hockey game at Michigan Stadium. Michigan leads MSU 3-0 after two periods.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/11/2010

Guilty Pleas Expected In Point Shaving Case

Prosecutor says plea bargains were signed or in the works for four athletes indicted on conspiracy charges.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/08/2010

UM Study: Getting Sick From Being Too Clean?

A new University of Michigan study dishes the dirt on whether being too clean can actually make you sick.


College Student Killed In Crash

A college freshman headed to her Bloomfield Hills home for Thanksgiving was killed and three of her friends injured after the SUV they were in hit a tractor-trailer in northern Ohio.