higher education

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(MPRN-Lansing) State Attorney General Bill Schuette says the special prosecutor looking into MSU’s handling of abuse allegations is independent of his office. But, that’s not what the contract says. 

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(MPRN-Lansing) Lawmakers are considering a proposal to change how the state selects the governing bodies of three of its major universities. 

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Former state House Speaker Chuck Perricone says perception is reality in politics and in any crisis. He says that’s why Michigan State University trustees should step aside – at least for now.

Michigan State University campus
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(MPRN-East Lansing)  Michigan State University wants to improve communication among its medical colleges and clinics. School officials announced a restructuring at the school Wednesday. 

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(MPRN-East Lansing) The Michigan State University Faculty Senate passed a vote of no confidence in the schools’ Board of Trustees Tuesday.