higher education

Kalamazoo College

Kalamazoo College President Wilson-Oyelaran says her retirement comes at a time when liberal arts colleges are facing greater scrutiny. 


(MPRN-Lansing) The University of Michigan Board of Regents, and other public university boards, are allowed to meet behind closed doors as long as they’re not taking formal votes, according to a decision just handed down by the Michigan Court of Appeals.

"Leaders of the board of Hope College have moved away from a plan to fire President John Knapp immediately. Board members are divided about whether to oust Knapp, sources aware of their discussions said, but those who want to do so have pulled back amid growing publicity about their move to get rid of a leader with strong backing from students, professors and alumni." (Inside Higher Ed)

"Kellogg Community College will be phasing in a roughly 6 percent tuition increase over the next three semesters. For a resident student taking general classes, that means they'll see a $2 tuition increase per credit hour during each of the next three semesters." (Battle Creek Enquirer)


The Learning Network of Greater Kalamazoo finds gaps in education in its baseline report on Kalamazoo County.