CMU Unveils New Great Lakes Research VesselCentral Michigan University students and faculty are able to increase their scientific research on the Great Lakes thanks to the purchase of a 32.5-foot vessel by the CMU College of Science and Technology.
CMU Prof Gets $8.5 Million Defense Grant Central Michigan University physics professor Marco Fornari and a six-scientist team have been awarded $8.5 million from the U.S. Department of Defense to develop and apply computational methods to replace expensive, rare chemical elements from critical technologies. The award is one of 15 given by the DOD to academic institutions to perform multidisciplinary research.
Michigan Works Sets Annual ConferenceThe state's Michigan Works employment agencies will hold their annual conference Sunday, Sept. 8 through Tuesday, Sept. 10 in Mt. Pleasant.
Entrepreneurs Increase Capacity to Bring Opportunities Back to MichiganThe growth of a high-tech Mt. Pleasant manufacturer is a testament to the efforts of entrepreneurs and community partners.
CMU Dearborn Hosts Debate On Transformation Of DetroitCentral 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.
Event Notices From March 8-10The latest event and meeting notices from Michigan's technology-focused companies, institutions and groups
CMU Biology Team Introduces New Screening Method To Detect Invasive SpeciesCentral 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.
CMU Students Harness Footfalls' Vibrations To Create EnergyCentral 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.
CMU Students To Compete In Business Simulation, Launch New Information Management InstituteEighty 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.
Verizon Beefs Up Cell Coverage Near Mt. PleasantVerizon Wireless announced Friday that it had expanded its network coverage in the Mt. Pleasant area.
CMU Getting Greener With Energy Efficiency StepsCentral 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.
CMU Tops In Energy Savings, Utility Rebates ShowCentral Michigan University has become a leader in energy efficiency, at least if the volume of its efficiency rebates from Consumers Energy is any indication.
CMU Faculty Patents New Water Filtering Methods To Remove PerchloratesCentral 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.
CMU Research Corp. Adds $30M To Mid-Michigan EconomyThe Central Michigan University Research Corp. Thursday announced it is working with 11 companies, assisting the businesses in their early development stages, fostering the creation of 85 jobs in the region and adding $30 million to the mid-Michigan economy last year.
CMU Research Corp., Mt. Pleasant Chamber Launch Startup Support ProgramThe Central Michigan University Research Corp. and the Mount Pleasant Area Chamber of Commerce Tuesda announced a partnership called the Prelaunch Passport Program to provide local resources such as accounting services and marketing consulting to startup businesses.