higher education


Community colleges in Kalamazoo and Battle Creek will get a share of a new state grant to expand training programs in the skilled trades.

Governor Rick Snyder announced details of the $50-million program Tuesday after highlighting the issue during his "State of the State" address in January. The program was first announced in October 2014.


(Lansing-MPRN) A state Senate panel will take up a bill on Tuesday that would allow college graduates to claim a tax credit based on student loan interest payments. 

Two Associate Deans resigned after Dean Alex Enyedi's contract was not renewed


Kalamazoo Valley Community College President Marilyn Schlack says a new "healthy living" campus in downtown Kalamazoo will offer programs not found anywhere else in the country. 

The union representing Western Michigan University faculty will meet today to hold a vote of "no confidence" in Provost Tim Greene