Friday Jul 11
'This was the experience of a lifetime,' Jackson woman gets shot at victory on 'Jeopardy!'
Like a lot of contestants, Jen Fiero's appearance on "Jeopardy!" this week was not her first attempt to make it onto the TV game show.
Trending on the Topix Network
Sun Jul 06, 2014
'You get to focus on the joy of reading,' retired librarian shares...
For retired librarian Vicki Browne, the thought of sharing a love of reading and books with students in her own hometown sounded like a dream come true.
Thu Jul 03, 2014
Social Media Success
Michigan Center for Empowerment and Economic Development is committed to empowering women through business development training, supplier certification, business-to-business networking and accessible capital assistance programs.
Wed Jul 02, 2014
Tonight at Top of the Park/Ann Arbor Summer Festival, Wednesday, July 2: Andrew Bird, Jason Dennie and more
Andrew Bird and The Hands of Glory will be performing at the Power Center, as part of the Ann Arbor Summer Festival, Wednesday, July 2 at 8 p.m. Tickets can be purchased for $35, $40 or $45.
Sun Jun 29, 2014
'I wanted to do something that meant something,' retiree finds fulfillment in Energizing Education
That desire and a conversation with Northwest School Board Secretary Shawn White brought Miller to Parnall Elementary School, where she volunteers as a reading mentor in the Cradle2Career network's Energizing Education program.
Thu Jun 26, 2014
Detroit Free Press
How to choose a good charter school that fits your child's needs
Here, based on interviews with parents, school leaders and education experts, are tips for choosing the best charter school: Check test scores on state assessments.
Wed Jun 25, 2014
Detroit Free Press
Bridge Magazine: Detroit EAA students left scrambling to graduate
Juan Torres, 18, is trying to get Pershing High School to release his academic transcripts so he can go to college.
Thu Jun 19, 2014
Organization problems plague EAA: State-run Detroit school district...
Juan Torres plans to leave behind Detroit's Pershing High and nasty Michigan winters to study to become a nurse at Bethune-Cookman University in Florida.
Sun Jun 15, 2014
Lansing State Journal
St. Johns students take part in Letters About Literature
The Michigan Center for the Book and the Library of Michigan participate in the annual Letters About Literature program from the Library of Congress.
Fri Jun 13, 2014
State of Michigan
Three Michigan Students are - Letters About Literature' Winners
LANSING Three students of different ages and schools, who read different books and described different influences to the authors, have one thing in common: all are Michigan winners of Letters about Literature awards.