Month: May 2018

Community colleges and universities in Michigan are helping more students find ‘success’

A new report shows Michigan colleges and universities are getting a higher percentage of their students. The state’s Center for Educational Performance and Information has been monitoring student “pass” rates since 2009. Data shows that there has been a gradual improvement in graduation rates at community colleges and universities in Michigan. “We get about 71% …

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Report shows Michigan economy in 8-year depression

The American Manufacturing Trade Action Coalition (AMTAC) has released a new report titled “Michigan’s Worsening Eight-Year Depression: Paying the Price for $1 Trillion in US Auto-Trade Losses” prepared by Dr. Charles W. McMillion, President and Economist in Head of MBG Information Services. The report analyzed Michigan’s economic performance and showed that Michigan’s job losses from …

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Clean mobility industry injects $18 billion into Michigan’s economy annually

LANSING, Mich., May 22, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — The clean mobility sector contributes $18.8 billion for from michigan economical and generates more $700 million in state and local tax revenue every year, according to a new economic analysis published today by Michigan Clean Fuels. The study was conducted by Public sector consultants and analyzed various economic …

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Black man fined $ 2,000 for racist graffiti that rocked Michigan’s ‘silent’ community | The independent

A black man who spray painted racist messages against African Americans at a Michigan college was fined $ 2,000 for the action, which he admitted to doing. Eddie Curlin, a 29-year-old former student at Eastern Michigan University, discovered his sentence after pleading guilty to malicious destruction of property. The incidents occurred late last year and …

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