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Analysis: Livingston County has fastest growing local economy in Michigan

Livingston County was ranked the top-performing local economy in Michigan in a Wall St. 24/7 analysis of counties’ gross domestic product growth from 2012 to 2015.

University of Michigan-Ann Arbor ranks 9th best in the nation for law schools, study finds

University of Michigan-Ann Arbor finished ninth in a ranking of best law schools by U.S. News that examined 192 campuses around the nation.

ALBION COLLEGE: Continuing a Legacy: Meet the Build Albion Fellows Class Of 2023

The Class of 2023, which features 10 incoming first-year students, also includes five students who have older brothers or sisters who are also participating in the program.

ALMA COLLEGE: Midland Chemical Society Honors Jeff Turk

Organization presents Outstanding College Chemistry Teaching Award

General Motors rated top employer in Michigan, study finds

General Motors employs 52,113 workers in Michigan, making it the largest employer in the state, according to a recent analysis by the website 24/7 Wall St.

University of Michigan-Ann Arbor ranks 5th best for library studies, study finds

University of Michigan-Ann Arbor finished in a tie for fifth in a ranking of best library and information studies programs by U.S. News that examined 51 campuses around the nation.

ALMA COLLEGE: Steven Rackley Announces Resignation as Athletic Director

Sarah Dehring, associate athletic director and senior woman administrator, will serve as interim director of athletics.

ALBION COLLEGE: Vince placed on Academic All-District team

Cassie Vince, who represented Albion College as an All-American in cross country and indoor track & field during the 2018-19 academic year, picked up another award Tuesday.

Michigan ranks 11th highest for its share of structurally deficient bridges

Michigan finished 11th among the 50 states, Puerto Rico and Washington, D.C., in a new analysis examining which states have the highest percentage of bridges in poor condition.

Michigan finishes 33rd on best state ranking

Michigan was ranked the 33rd best state in the nation, based on criteria such as health care, public education and economic growth, according to a new analysis by U.S. News.

Detroit-Warren-Dearborn metro area exports in 2017

Wayne County was responsible for $22.33 billion in exports in 2017, more than any other county in the Detroit-Warren-Dearborn metro area, according to the International Trade Administration.

ALBION COLLEGE: Albion E&M Students Partner With Harvard Business School Online

Sustainable Business Strategy course enables economics and management students to collaborate on blended-learning project For 13 Albion College students this spring, an opportunity to take a course affiliated with Harvard Business School was simply too good to pass up.

ALMA COLLEGE: Winter 2019 Dean’s List Announced

Congratulations to the Dean’s List recipients this semester!

Average teacher salaries in Michigan rank 15th highest in nation

The average Michigan teacher’s 2018-19 salary is estimated to be $61,825, the 15th highest in the nation, according to annual rankings and estimates released last month by the National Education Association (NEA).

Analysis: Genesee County posts 186th highest foreclosure rate in first quarter

One in 696 properties in Genesee County started the foreclosure process during the first quarter of the year -- the 186th highest foreclosure rate among metropolitan statistical areas nationwide, according to an ATTOM Data Solutions analysis of property data.

Chicago-Naperville-Elgin metro exports are most similar to Detroit-Warren-Dearborn in 2017

Chicago-Naperville-Elgin metro area exported $43.70 billion in 2017, $1.84 billion less than Detroit-Warren-Dearborn, according to the International Trade Administration.

Lapeer County ranks 200th among counties in highest exporting metros

Lapeer County ranks 200th in trade with $178.76 million in exports in 2017.

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