| Jul 30, 2013
| 3:46 PM
Jeanne Safer didn't need a study to tell her that sibling aggression can cause a child as much distress as being bullied by a peer.
Safer, a psychoanalyst and author of "Cain's Legacy: Liberating Siblings from a Lifetime of Rage, Shame, Secrecy and...
| Jan 18, 2013
| 2:14 PM
An honor like the Nelson Algren Short Story Award can be a boon to a writer. It can give him or her the confidence to slog through rejections and trudge forward with literary endeavors. When we asked former Nelson Algren Award recipients what winning...
| Sep 24, 2013
Diane Husic of Kunkletown, the chair of biological sciences at Moravian College and a well known member of the Lehigh Valley Audubon Society, was one of four Northern Michigan University alumni who received awards from the college's Alumni Association...
| May 30, 2013
| 4:08 PM
Donald J. Para, provost and senior vice president for academic affairs at Cal State Long Beach, was appointed Thursday as interim president while the college searches for a successor to the departing F. King Alexander.
During 26 years at the Long...
| Apr 12, 2013
DePaul University students and other Lincoln Park nightowls now have a new way to satisfy their late-night munchies: cookies and milk delivered to your doorstep by Insomnia Cookies, which opened its first Chicago-area location in Lincoln Park Tuesday....
| Oct 5, 2012
| 1:38 PM
A sanitary sewer overflow is affecting parts of a university campus and a festival site, according to the Kalamazoo Department of Public Services.
Around 10:15 a.m. Friday, KDPS workers were notified of a sewer overflow from a manhole located on the...
| Oct 8, 2012
| 6:07 AM
Kalamazoo Valley Community College (KVCC) will host the 2012 Greater Kalamazoo Area College Night for high school students exploring their college options.
The event will feature representatives from about 80 colleges, universities, and training...
| Oct 19, 2012
| 3:32 AM
Eerie, mystifying and enchanting music will fill Western Michigan University's Dalton Center Recital Hall when three of the school's choral ensembles present a "Hallowed Sounds" concert for Halloween and All Saints Day.
The concert is scheduled for Oct....
| Jun 4, 2012
| 12:28 PM
Western Michigan University and Grand Rapids Community College announced Monday a new deal between the schools to allow seamless transfers from the community college to the university's business program.
Under the new agreement, students can start out at...
| Dec 8, 2011
| 11:09 AM
Earlier this year, an anonymous donor gave $100 million to Western Michigan University for a medical school. Thursday morning, officials announced the science and research facility will be located in the heart of downtown Kalamazoo.
MPI Research plans...
| Jan 15, 2012
| 8:09 PM
Dr. Michael Eric Dyson describes the late Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. to a crowded auditorium.
"His global influence is remarkable," the professor and author says.
"[He is] the foremost leader of nonviolence, along with Mahatma Gandhi, the world has ever...
| Jan 23, 2012
| 4:24 PM
The Grand Rapids Public School Board has decided to suspend its superintendent search for at least another 18 months.
Following a groundswell of support and positive feedback from students, parents, staff members, and the community for Interim...