Detroit Evening Report: State Board of Education approves measure to increase charter school transparency

Michigan's State Board of Education has approved a resolution that will make charter schools more transparent. Subscribe to the Detroit...

The Metro: U-M Innovation Center in Detroit takes another step toward construction

University of Michigan’s Board of Regents approved the design for the school’s Center for Innovation, opening in Detroit in 2027. ...

The ‘Fight Club of Design’ is coming for young Detroit artists

When Brook Banham was in graduate school at the College for Creative Studies, he had to write a plan for...

MichMash: Will Michigan offer free tuition to community college students?

Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer mentioned in her 2024 State of the State address the desire to give high schoolers in...

Medical school residents at Western Michigan University vote to unionize

Residents at a medical school associated with Western Michigan University have voted to unionize. The WMU Homer Stryker M.D. School...

Created Equal: What rural areas and urban cities have in common

We know a lot about poverty, but there isn't much known about the origins of extreme, intergenerational poverty that defines...

Small corner of Michigan awaits total solar eclipse

Americans from Texas to Toledo will witness a total solar eclipse on April 8. That includes a very small part...

New U-M Midwifery program aims to diversify profession, improve health equity

The University of Michigan’s School of Nursing is allocating grant money to a program aimed at diversifying the Midwife profession...

Detroit Evening Report: Detroit school board extends superintendent’s contract 3 years

The head of the Detroit Public Schools Community District has received a three-year contract extension following a contemptuous board meeting...

Detroit Evening Report: Detroit Piston partnering with Detroit Public Schools to support local Health Hubs

Detroit Public Schools announced Thursday it will partner with Detroit Piston Cade Cunningham and GE Appliances to help fund its...

Created Equal: Why memories about Black life and history matter today 

In February 2021, The Atlantic launched "Inheritance," a multi-year reporting project about American history, Black life and the resilience of...

House Education Committee holds school safety hearing on the road

The Michigan House Education Committee met on the road Monday evening to discuss school safety. At the meeting at Sterling Heights High...