Deadline for completing FAFSA approaching

The deadline for high school seniors to fill out the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) is quickly approaching, and most area schools are well short of meeting a challenge issued by Gov. Gretchen Whitmer earlier in the school year.

WSCC moving forward with MI-BEST Program

Eliminating barriers to help students succeed at the college level is the focus of The Michigan — Building Economic Stability Today (MI-BEST) program that is being implemented at West Shore Community College this year.

DREAMers find confusion in college admissions policies

The lack of a common admissions policy to public universities is creating confusion for DREAMers and other undocumented applicants.

Favorite Things: Jahshua Smith and his Star of David pendant

When he’s not working on his music, the busy lyricist also works at the Michigan College Access Network. But he found time to chat with City Pulse about a prized possession he proudly sports.

Kresge Foundation Awards $1.3 Million to Boost College Access, Success

The Kresge Foundation in Troy, Michigan, has announced a $1.35 million grant to the Michigan College Access Network in support of the organization's work to boost the number of students who pursue and succeed in postsecondary education.

MIHEART Coalition Hosts Talent Summit

MIHEART, a broad coalition of business, military, law enforcement, philanthropic, education and government leaders, is hosting a Talent Summit to educate members of Michigan’s 100th Legislature.