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Grand Valley State University singer wins Opera Grand Rapids' 2014 Collegiate Vocal Competition
Soprano Elizabeth Dugan, a GVSU senior, is the first-prize winner of the 10th annual competition, which includes a $500 cash prize.
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Mon Apr 14, 2014
Hope College softball player Autumn Anderson honored by MIAA
Hope College's Autumn Anderson has been chosen the Michigan Intercollegiate Athletic Association's Position Player of the Week in softball for games played through April 12. The sophomore centerfielder from Wayland hit .526 , scored eight runs and added three RBIs in leading the Flying Dutch to a 5-1 record for the week.
Fri Apr 11, 2014
Hope College men's tennis goes 2-0 at MIAA-NCAC Challenge
The Hope College men's tennis team won both matches at the Michigan Intercollegiate Athletic Association-North Coast Athletic Conference Challenge on Friday.
Thu Apr 10, 2014
Free seminar to help parents, teachers understand dyslexia
Decoding Dyslexia Michigan , a new support group, is hosting a free seminar Thursday, May 8, to help parents and teachers, featuring expert Susan Barton .
Wed Apr 09, 2014
Hope Disability Awareness Features Panel Discussion Thursday Night
Hope College is in the middle of their 27th annual Disability Awareness Week. Personal stories of those affected by disabilities are highlighted during the week.
Mon Apr 07, 2014
Succeeding in Places for Which Your Past Hasn't Prepared You
First-generation college students - undergraduates whose parents did not attend university - have reason to be proud.
Sat Apr 05, 2014
Hope men's track & field races past Calvin in dual meet
The Hope College men's track & field team won 10 events en route to a 93-60 dual meet win against Calvin College on Friday at the Gordon Brewer Outdoor Track.
Calvin women's track and field tops Hope in dual meet
The Calvin College women's track & field team posted the best efforts in the 10 events during an 86-68 win at Hope College in a dual meet on Friday.
Fri Apr 04, 2014
Hope College Annual Disability Awareness Week
Hope College holds the 27th annual Disability Awareness Week beginning this Monday, April 7th.
Wed Apr 02, 2014
College affordability: Low-income students bearing brunt of price hikes at some West Michigan schools
Students from low-income families are seeing college costs rise at a greater rate than their wealthy counterparts at several West Michigan schools, a trend that could hurt the poor as the cost of obtaining a degree continues to rise.
Tue Apr 01, 2014
Hope College athletic training student awarded NCAA grant
Hope College's Cara Conrad has become the third recipient of a NCAA Women's Enhancement Program Postgraduate Scholarship in school history.
Mon Mar 31, 2014
Conference to spotlight student research at Hope College
Undergraduate research by students at Hope College will take center stage next month at a conference hosted by the Christian liberal arts school.
Hope women's lacrosse player Molly Greenfield named MIAA Offensive Player of Week
Hope College midfielder Molly Greenfield is the Michigan Intercollegiate Athletic Association Women's Lacrosse Offensive Player of the Week for games played through March 30. The junior from Georgetown, Tex.
Sun Mar 30, 2014
Cesar Chavez Lecture Series at Hope College Scheduled for Tomorrow
The annual Cesar Chavez Lecture Series at Hope College is focusing on the country's educational system through the keynote address, "From the Margins to the Center: The Legacy of Cesar Chavez" by Dr. Pedro Noguero of New York University.
Sun Mar 23, 2014
Observer & Eccentric
Scores add up to success for LPS math students
According to Math/Science/Computers program facilitator and mathematics instructor Douglas Coates, students Zach Obsniuk finished 7th in the state; Brendan Vande Kieft finished 33rd; Austin Brehob finished 81st and Shantam Ravan placed 92nd.
Wed Mar 19, 2014
Observer & Eccentric
More Northville athletes make college commitments
For those who have never gone through the process of being recruited to play sports at the collegiate level, it probably feels like there are some easy decisions to be made by those who are.
Gov. Rick Snyder to be joined by Netherlands ambassador for Tulip Time luncheon
Gov. Rick Snyder will be joined by Rudolf Beknik, ambassador to the United States from the Netherlands, as he addresses guests at the annual Tulip Time Governor's Luncheon at 11:30 a.m. Wednesday, May 7. More than 900 guests are expected at the luncheon, which will be Snyder's fourth.