SW Michigan

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(MPRN-Lansing) Public universities might risk losing a portion of their state funding for failing to meet benchmarks to prevent campus sexual misconduct. It’s part of a budget proposal that’s begun working its way through the Legislature. 

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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. 

Progress on efforts to renovate the Celery Flats area in Portage. Petition language to recall Branch County's prosecutor is approved by a state board. WMU men's basketball loses a close one on the road. 

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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.

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(MPRN-Lansing) A ballot campaign will begin gathering signatures to add a voting rights amendment to the state constitution. If the effort gathers enough signatures, the question will go on the November ballot for voters to decide.