Crew Moves 250-Year-Old Bur Oak Tree From U-M CampusA transporter on Saturday conveyed the 65-foot-tall bur oak about 500 feet down a pedestrian mall to a spot near its new home.
Michigan State Gets $25M From Eli BroadThe donation increases their total giving to MSU to nearly $100 million.
Purchasing Managers December Index Shows Growth In Production, JobsThe Southeast Michigan Purchasing Managers Index dipped one-tenth of a point in December to 51.8 from 51.9 in November. PMI index values above 50 generally suggest an expanding economy.
Walsh College Seeks Employers for Fall Career FairWalsh College is holding its annual Fall Career Fair at their Troy Campus on Wednesday, Sept. 19 from 1 to 4 p.m. Employers looking for interns or employees are encouraged to take advantage of this free recruiting opportunity.
U-M Course Teaches Leadership With Mt. Kilimanjaro ClimbA new course at the University of Michigan's Ross School of Business Executive Education offers the chance to learn about leadership by climbing Africa's highest mountain—19,000-foot Mount Kilimanjaro in Tanzania.
Purchasing Managers Report: Metro Detroit Economy Growing SteadilyThe Southeast Michigan Purchasing Managers Index came in at 62.6 in April, dipping slightly from 66.1 in March. But officials say the index still shows strong economic growth.
Economics Dept.: SE Michigan Growth Slows A Bit
SE Michigan Economic Index Shows Risk Of 'Stagflation'The Southeast Michigan Purchasing Managers Index declined to 67.7 in May from 67.9 in April, according to economists at Wayne State University's business school. Meanwhile, commodity prices are surging.