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Kalamazoo Valley Community College part of a new federally-funded Manufacturing Innovation Institute for Flexible Hybrid Electronics, aimed at boosting next-generation hybrid electronics.

Posted: 8/31/2015 - 06:27 AM

The Department of Defense unveiled a $171 million manufacturing institute in Silicon Valley aimed at boosting next-generation hybrid electronics that could help create smart bandages, self-monitoring weapons systems, safer cars and airplanes and next-generation bendable wearable devices.  The new public-private Manufacturing Innovation Institute for Flexible Hybrid Electronics consortium includes 162 companies, nonprofits, labs and higher education institutions – including ...
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America's Top High School List: Five of the top-ranked national high schools are early/middle colleges connected to Michigan community colleges.

Posted: 8/25/2015 - 08:32 AM

 

Newsweek published its annual rankings of high schools, recognizing 500 high schools nationwide for its America’s Top High Schools list.  Five of the top-ranked schools are early/middle colleges connected with community colleges in Michigan (see Read the full news item

Michigan is highlighted in a report on how states approach reverse transfer pathways, which helps students obtain Associate Degrees for previously earned credits.

Posted: 8/25/2015 - 08:29 AM

A new report from the Education Commission of the States looks at the various ways states are implementing reverse transfer policies to retroactively award associate degrees to students pursuing four-year diplomas. 

Reverse transfer programs help students understand the importance of a two-year degree and award students for previously earned credit. The report examines the reverse transfer policies in Colorado, <...
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Muskegon Community College officials open new $9.6 million Science Center.

Posted: 8/23/2015 - 02:43 PM

See MLive article.


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MLive Editorial: Helping college students complete educational journey must be a top priority.

Posted: 8/17/2015 - 09:46 AM

See MLive editorial by President Daniel Phelan of Jackson College.


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If walls could talk: A Michigan community college tries to use every square inch of its classroom walls to teach students.

Posted: 8/17/2015 - 09:45 AM

See article about Lansing Community College in the Community College Daily.


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Schoolcraft College launches brewing program.

Posted: 8/17/2015 - 09:35 AM

See The Detroit Free Press.


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Marine Tech students get hands-on education at Alpena Community College.

Posted: 8/17/2015 - 09:34 AM

See The Alpena News article.


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How could a Michigan community of 8,100 people muster enough resources to train a workforce that will be ready when Dicastal North America Inc. opens its doors? The answer: Montcalm Community College.

Posted: 8/5/2015 - 01:46 PM

See the MiBiz article, Workforce development agencies, community college partner to train workers.

 


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The Detroit News Editorial: Community colleges good fit for job training.

Posted: 8/3/2015 - 02:27 PM

See The Detroit News editorial.


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Jackson College's Pathways from Prison program producing dean's list students.

Posted: 7/29/2015 - 11:51 AM

See MLive article.


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Macomb Community College-J.P. Morgan Chase fund awards $275,000 to 5 tech businesses.

Grand Rapids Community College to build $7.3M early childhood laboratory preschool.

Posted: 7/27/2015 - 07:45 PM

See MLive article.


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Schoolcraft College to launch four-year culinary degree.

Posted: 7/27/2015 - 06:09 PM

See Detroit Free Press article.


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St. Clair County Community College awarded $1.1 million grant to help disadvantaged students.

Posted: 7/19/2015 - 09:11 AM

See The Times Herald article,


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