(MPRN-Lansing) Reports of bullying and harassment are up in Michigan schools following last week’s election. And state officials are speaking out. The State Superintendent and Michigan Department of Civil Rights are issuing a joint letter to school districts. 

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A crowded field is seeking two seats on the Kalamazoo School Board. Four incumbents and one challenger are running for four seats on the Portage School Board. 

Western Michigan University

John Dunn says it has been a pleasure and honor to serve as Western Michigan University’s president. Dunn who will retire June 30th says he’s loved getting to know students, and says his advice for the next president would be to take time to interact with students, and the diverse groups on campus. 

Courtesy of Kalamazoo College

Kalamazoo College sports teams will be able to participate in post-season competition despite the NCAA denying its appeal of an earlier ruling. 


(MPRN-Lansing) Michigan may once again change its student testing. The proposed assessment goes beyond what is tested on the M-STEP.