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Tuesday, March 24 2015
NerdWallet considers the local business environment for women and economic health. San Francisco, CA (March 19, 2015) – NerdWallet, a consumer advocacy website, recently conducted a study to find the best places in the nation for women-owned businesses – and Ann Arbor, Michigan ranked among the top 20. With 9.1 million women-owned businesses in the U.S., NerdWallet aimed to identify ...read more
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Tuesday, March 24 2015
Saint Joseph Mercy Health System donates property to Saline Area Social Service Former house will provide needed space for nonprofit's headquarters SALINE, Mich. – (March 17, 2015) – Saint Joseph Mercy Health System is donating the white house and surrounding property, located at 224 W. Michigan Avenue in Saline, to Saline Area Social Service (SASS) to serve as its new ...read more
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Tuesday, March 24 2015
ADDRESS: CONTACT: 555 Briarwood Circle Alexandra Berneis Suite 200 734.239.8244 Ann Arbor, MI 48108 alix@realestateone.com FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE March 19, 2015 Real Estate One Ann Arbor Welcomes New Agents Seven new Sales Associates have recently joined the ranks at the Ann Arbor office of Real Estate One. With various backgrounds and areas of expertise, these agents bring a wealth of experience ...read more
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Tuesday, March 24 2015
( Ann Arbor, MI – March 24, 2015) -- Local real estate broker, Charles Reinhart Company, Realtors ( www.ReinhartRealtors.com ) welcomes seven new agents. Joining Reinhart, Ann Arbor’s definitive market leader, are Michelle Armbruster, Amy Boies, Liz Crowe, Karen Fazioli , Wendy Martin , Michelle Stalmack, and Elke VanDyke. Michelle Armbruster was born and raised in Ann Arbor. Before ...read more
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Tuesday, March 24 2015
ADDRESS: CONTACT: 555 Briarwood Circle Alexandra Berneis Suite 200 734.239.8244 Ann Arbor, MI 48108 alix@realestateone.com FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE March 19, 2015 Real Estate One Ann Arbor Receives Award The Ann Arbor office of Real Estate one was recently honored with the Real Estate One Community Service Award for its efforts and community involvement in 2014. In 2014, the office participated in ...read more
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Tuesday, March 24 2015
HUNTINGTON BANK NAMED ONE OF NATION’S BEST FOR TREASURY MANAGEMENT Columbus, OH – The financial research firm Greenwich Associates has once again named Huntington Bank as one of the top middle-market banks nationally and regionally, Huntington announced today. It is the third time in as many years that Greenwich has recognized Huntington. Specifically, this year Huntington has won ...read more
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Tuesday, March 24 2015
What: Michigan Veterans Affairs Agency Veterans Community Action Team Kickoff for Region 9 (Hillsdale, Jackson, Lenawee, Livingston, Monroe and Washtenaw Counties) Purpose: The goal of the Veterans Community Action Teams (VCAT) is to focus on identifying solutions for gaps in Veteran services, reducing duplication of efforts and simplifying connections with local resources. Nearly 65,000 ...read more
Monday, March 23 2015
Film Festival and New Saturday Night Dinner Round Out 5-day Benefit for Southern Foodways Alliance (SFA) Ann Arbor, MI— Each year, bacon lovers from around the globe make the trek to Ann Arbor for Zingerman's annual 5-day celebration of cured pork, Camp Bacon. This year's camp runs from June 3-7, and enthusiasm is stronger than ever: two new events have been added to the 2015 lineup ...read more
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Monday, March 23 2015
Join Andy the Ambulance on a special adventure as he learns to call 9-1-1! At this FREE program, participants will learn about emergencies and emergency community helpers. The evening will begin with a special presentation from Andy the Ambulance and interactive stations such as: - Calling 9-1-1. Dispatchers from Huron Valley Ambulance and law enforcement will be doing mock 9-1-1 calls with the ...read more
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Monday, March 23 2015
A nn Ar bo r , Mi c h. – Local compa n y will be d r opping an u n w an t ed copier f r om a 60- f oot c r ane at the inaugu r al Mo t or City Copier Crush. Un iv ersity Office T echnologies of Ann A r bor will be holding a con t est sur r ounding A dminist r at iv e P r o f essionals’ D a y , otherwise kn o wn as Sec r etar y ’s D a y , in w hich administ r at iv e p r o f ...read more
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Monday, March 23 2015
M e t ro D e t ro it, M I – M arch 1 , 2015 – Che f J ere m y Ka l m us , o w ner o f Rock and Ro ll + Cav i ar Ca t er i ng , a nd D oro t hy M i ll er T w i nney , p res i den t o f RBD Crea ti ve , a nnounced t oday t he s t ar t o f t he 5 th Annua l B r eak f as t f or M o m M o t her ’ s D ay Con t est f or l oca l f a m ili es . The con t es t genera t es nu m erous hear ...read more
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Monday, March 23 2015
The Washtenaw Contractors Association (WCA) presented the 2015 Nelson Vander Hyden Award to Andrew Shmina of AZ Shmina Inc. 2014 marks the 37 th year that the Washtenaw Contractors Association has presented the Nelson Vander Hyden Award to someone who is a leader in both the construction industry and the community. It is the only award the WCA presents to an individual. The Award is named after ...read more
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Monday, March 23 2015
ANN ARBOR, MI – The Ann Arbor Area Transportation Authority (TheRide) Board of Directors voted to select Matt Carpenter as its new Chief Executive Officer at its regularly-scheduled March meeting. Mr. Carpenter, a Tennessee native who has more than 15 years of professional experience in the transit industry, including eight as the successful CEO of Strathcona County Transit in Sherwood ...read more
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Monday, March 23 2015
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Thursday, March 19 2015
Ann Arbor – Michigan - University Bank announces the promotion of Ben Kramer to VP of Community Banking. Along with his past duties as Chief Lending Officer, in his new role, Mr. Kramer will also oversee the Community Bank retail banking office located in Ann Arbor. Mr. Kramer joined University Bank in 2011. Over the past several years Ben has shown and proven his leadership role by ...read more
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Wednesday, March 18 2015
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Wednesday, March 18 2015
March 17, 2015 The North-South Commuter Rail (WALLY) is a proposed 27-mile long commuter rail service that would connect Ann Arbor and Howell, with intermediate stops along the way. It is being evaluated as a way to improve mobility along US-23 and to promote economic development and job creation in the region. A feasibility study is being undertaken by the Ann Arbor Area Transportation Authority ...read more
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Monday, March 16 2015
ANN ARBOR, MI, MARCH 16, 2015 – Leslie Science & Nature Center (LSNC) invites you to celebrate the changing seasons by joining us at our Spring Eggstravaganza . This event, including crafts, activities, and a nontraditional egg hunt, will engage, educate, and delight the entire family on-site at LSNC, 1831 Traver Rd, Ann Arbor, MI, 48105, on Saturday, April 4 from 10 a.m. to noon. ...read more
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Monday, March 16 2015
TICKETS: 734.764.2538 ACCOUNT LOGIN CALENDAR | SUPPORT | LEARN UMS PR Update: Concert Cancellation Hello Writers & Editors: The Seoul Philharmonic Orchestra has cancelled their entire U.S. tour due to recent funding cuts. The tour was to take place between April 14-24 and included a number of major U.S. venues. As a result, UMS is forced to cancel its Thursday, April 23 presentation of ...read more
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Friday, March 13 2015
MICHIGAN, March 11, 2015 – Nearly 60 companies from across the state will be honored at the eleventh annual Michigan Celebrates Small Business event on May 7, 2015, at the Lansing Center in downtown Lansing. Awards include the Michigan 50 Companies to Watch , Main Street USA, Small Business Innovation, Government Contractor of the Year, Small Business Person of the Year, Small Business ...read more
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Friday, March 13 2015
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Friday, March 13 2015
Ann Arbor, Michigan – January 19, 2015 – Welcome Home to a Clean House is a family owned and operated cleaning company that has teamed up with Cleaning For a Reason, an international nonprofit foundation. The company focuses on quality, reliability, and delivering personalized service tailored to their customers’ needs. Customer satisfaction is their primary goal. Welcome Home ...read more
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Friday, March 13 2015
St. Joseph Mercy Ann Arbor and St. Mary Mercy Livonia achieve NICHE "Exemplar" Status Ann Arbor, Mich. – (March 12, 2015) – St. Joseph Mercy Ann Arbor (SJMAA) and St. Mary Mercy Livonia (SMML) achieved "Exemplar" status for their respective NICHE (Nurses Improving Care for Healthsystem Elders) program. NICHE is the premier designation indicating a hospital's ...read more
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Thursday, March 12 2015
UNIVERSITY MUSICAL SOCIETY ANNOUNCES APRIL 2015 EVENTS
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Thursday, March 12 2015
PRESS RELEASE For Immediate Release Contact: Karen Rendell, Programs and Operations Director, Leslie Science & Nature Center, 734.929.2331 ANN ARBOR’S EARTH DAY FESTIVAL IS SUNDAY, APRIL 19, 2015, AT THE LESLIE SCIENCE & NATURE CENTER ANN ARBOR, Mich., March 10, 2015 — The Ann Arbor Earth Day Festival Planning Committee invites the public to celebrate our natural world at the ...read more
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Wednesday, March 11 2015
For Immediate Release Contact: Ruth Lednicer, rlednicer@michtheater.org Michigan Theater Announces Participation in Second Annual National Evening of Science on Screen â?  Independent Cinemas in 22 Cities will Present Unique Events Pairing Films with Science Speakers on March 16 Allentown, PA / Amherst, MA / Ann Arbor, MI / Athens, OH / Boston, MA / Bloomington, IN / Boulder, CO / Hartford, ...read more
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Monday, March 09 2015
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Monday, March 09 2015
Greetings! Welcome back from Spring Break! It's back to reality and we here at TBC have a great way to get you back on track! We are happy to announce our annual SPRING IT ON Challenge starting Monday, March 16th! If you haven't participated before, it's a great way set goals for yourself and win prizes along the way in just 21 days! Here are the rules: Pick up a punch card at ...read more
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Monday, March 09 2015
S harp ’ s C l oud P ortal Office So l ves School B oa r d ’ s File S haring D ilemma Emailing docume n ts among school boa r d membe r s w as leading t o chaos as it w as o ften difficu l t t o distinguish the most upd a ted ve r sion a t me e tings. Cloud P ortal Office (CP O ) so l ved this c ommunic a tion quandar y . B usiness E n vi r onme n t Challenges L o c ...read more
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Monday, March 09 2015
Whole Spices Featured at Weeklong Series of Events in April Ann Arbor, MI - This April, Zingerman’s welcomes Canadian spice importers Épices de Cru to Ann Arbor for a series of workshops aimed at exploring the use of whole spices in cooking. The week will culminate in a trio public events at Zingerman's Roadhouse, Zingerman's Deli, and Zingerman's BAKE! Épices de ...read more
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Monday, March 09 2015
( Ypsilanti, Michigan, March 1, 2015 ) - The Ypsilanti Area Convention & Visitors Bureau announced today that Mary Zucchero, VP of Sales & Marketing, has earned the Certified Government Meeting Professional designation (CGMP) which is designed for planners and suppliers whose work is governed by the rules and regulations of the federal government. Individuals who have earned their CGMP ...read more
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Monday, March 09 2015
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Monday, March 09 2015
The Ann Arbor/Ypsilanti Regional Chamber welcomes this opportunity to inform you about the annual E3 Award designed to recognize Exemplary Educational Endeavors in Ypsilanti, Lincoln and Ann Arbor area public schools. Other Washtenaw county school districts may also nominate their exemplary programs for recognition under the additional Out County category. The 2015 E3 Award will be presented ...read more
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Monday, March 09 2015
EMT Day Course Dates/Times: May 4 to August 24, 2015 Mondays/Wednesdays, 8:00 am to 3:00 pm EMT Evening Course Dates/Times: May 4 to August 24, 2015 Mondays/Wednesdays, 6:00 pm to 10:30 pm Some Saturdays, 8:00 am to 5:00 pm Location: Huron Valley Ambulance 1200 State Circle Ann Arbor, MI 48108 Cost: $1125.00 plus textbooks (see the Textbooks section on the Basic EMT Page ) Deposit: $250.00 ...read more
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Friday, March 06 2015
March 4, 2015 The North-South Commuter Rail (WALLY) is a proposed 27-mile long commuter rail service that would connect Ann Arbor and Howell, with intermediate stops along the way. It is being evaluated as a way to improve mobility along US-23 and to promote economic development and job creation in the region. A feasibility study is being undertaken by the Ann Arbor Area Transportation Authority ...read more
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Friday, March 06 2015
ANN ARBOR, MI – The Ann Arbor Area Transportation Authority (TheRide) has announced the three finalists for the position of Chief Executive Officer. The CEO search process began in November, 2014, with the help of Harris Rand Lusk (HRL), an executive search firm that specializes in the public transportation field. HRL screened the initial applicants and recommended 14 candidates for ...read more
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Friday, March 06 2015
Saginaw, MI: Yeo & Yeo CPAs & Business Consultants is pleased to announce that Eric J. Sowatsky, CPA, CGMA, has completed the Mark-to-Market Grain Accounting course administered by White Commercial Corporation. The specialty course concentrates on proper accounting procedures for grain elevators, with an emphasis on mark-to-market valuations of cash grain and futures contracts. Sowatsky ...read more
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Friday, March 06 2015
DEARBORN HEIGHTS., Mich., March 6, 2015 -- English Gardens will usher in the first day of Spring, Friday March 20 by giving away bunches of daffodils. The giveaway begins 9 a.m. at all six English Gardens stores (while supplies last.) “It’s been a very long winter and everyone is ready for spring,” says John Darin, President of English Gardens. “Flowers celebrate the ...read more
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Friday, March 06 2015
April 2015 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE All events are at the U-M Museum of Natural History unless otherwise stated. Event photos are available upon request. New exhibit The Shape of the Universe April 4 through January 2016 This exhibit traces the history of our evolving understanding of the Universe, from Einstein's discovery of space-time, through the development of theories explaining the Big ...read more
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Thursday, March 05 2015
DEARBORN HEIGHTS., Mich., March 4, 2015 – English Gardens is hosting two days packed with free informative gardening seminars Saturday, March 28 & Sunday, March 29. Presentations and speakers include: Troubleshooting in the Garden by Nancy Szerlag, Detroit News Columnist Back by popular demand, Nancy Szerlag will share tips to a more successful garden in this fun and informative talk. ...read more
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Thursday, March 05 2015
C HOR A L U N I O N , C H A MBER A RTS S E RIE S , AND THR EE - CONCERT N EW YORK P H I LHAR M O N I C W EE K E N D D ET A I LS A N N O U NC E D , AS W ELL AS THR EE- CONCERT S ERIES WITH PIA NI ST A N D R Á S SCH I F F UMS P A RT N ERS W I TH M I C H I G A N OP E RA THE A TRE TO B RING A MER I CAN BA L L E T TH EA TRE T O D E TROIT W I T H FOUR PE R F O RMA N CES OF SLEE ...read more
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Thursday, March 05 2015
Public Invited to Meet CEO Candidates on March 11 ANN ARBOR, MI – The Ann Arbor Area Transportation Authority (TheRide) CEO Search Committee has recommended three final candidates for the position of Chief Executive Officer. The candidates will be interviewed at a special Board of Directors meeting at TheRide’s main office at 2700 S. Industrial Hwy. starting at 4:30 p.m. on ...read more
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Thursday, March 05 2015
The fully integrated digital catalog solution answers the unique challenges faced by the largest direct selling business on the planet to distribute and track content across all device platforms - mobile, tablet, and Web Ann Arbor, Mich. -- Mar. 5, 2015 â?? -- Aysling and Oplytic today announced that they have joined forces to provide a digital catalog solution for a major direct ...read more
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Thursday, March 05 2015
For Immediate Release Contact: Rene Cizio Plante Moran 248-223-3559 Rene.Cizio@plantemoran.com Plante Moran Named to FORTUNE’s list of “The 100 Best Companies to Work For®” 17 years in a row Southfield, Mich. – March 5, 2015 – Plante Moran, one of the nation’s largest certified public accounting and business advisory firms, has been named to FORTUNE ...read more
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Wednesday, March 04 2015
To all our Friends, Women's Council ofWashtenaw County is having a Fundraiser March 12, 2015 for our upcoming ATHENA Award dinner in May. This event is being hosted at th e Toll Brothers Model Home located at Woodland of Geddes Glen, 5200 Geddes, Ann Arbor, MI 48105 The event will begin at 5:30 and conclude at 8:30. There will be live music, food, drinks, networking and a fabulous ...read more
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Wednesday, March 04 2015
A nn A r bo r , MI, 2/ 2 5/2 0 15 – Ma n p o we r , In c . of S E M i c h i g a n has be e n r e c e r t i f i e d w i th t h e G o l d S e a l of A pp r o v a l ® f or h ea l th c a r e s ta ff i ng s e r vi c es b y T he J o i n t Co m m i ss i on. O n F eb r u a r y 3, 2 0 15, Ma n p o we r , In c . of S E M i c h i g an u nde r went i ts f i rs t on s i te a u ...read more
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Wednesday, March 04 2015
Actors may make appointments beginning March 16 CHELSEA, Mich. — The Purple Rose Theatre Company will hold general auditions for roles in their highly anticipated 2015 / 2016, 25 th Anniversary season on Monday, April 27 and Tuesday, April 28 from 11:00 am to 9:00 pm. Auditions will be held at The Purple Rose Theatre Company, 137 Park Street, Chelsea, Michigan 48118. Audition appointments ...read more
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Wednesday, March 04 2015
Panel of local experts will lead the discussion on this month’s topic, sustainable buildings. ANN ARBOR, Mich., March 3, 2015 — Join the conversation about sustainability in Ann Arbor! The City of Ann Arbor and the Ann Arbor District Library are hosting the fourth annual Sustainable Ann Arbor series. A think tank of local stakeholders, including community organizations, local ...read more
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Wednesday, March 04 2015
ANN ARBOR, MI, MARCH 4, 2015 - Critter House Open Hours Sundays, April 5, 12, 19, 26 Noon-3:00 p.m. All ages. Free. Observe frogs, turtles, snakes, rabbits, and more as they hop, crawl, or slither in their homes here at LSNC! Our animals include species native to this region as well many unique and exotic animals donated by our supporters. During open hours our staff will answer your questions, ...read more
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Wednesday, March 04 2015
The Ann Arbor / Ypsilanti Regional Chamber is hosting their second Fashion Show on Friday, March 20 th , 2015 in partnership with their young professionals organization, A2YConverge. FASHION FORWARD has a large line-up of retailers including: RENAISSANCE Maggie's Organics Nina McLemore Karen Egren Perpetua Boutique Organique SILPADA Today Clothing Collected Works Van Boven Clothing Legion ...read more
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Tuesday, March 03 2015
Funding The Future: EMU hosts Grant Writing Workshop For Social Enterprises March 5 at SPARK East from 9 am - noon! Are you a non-profit organization or a for-profit company with a social mission struggling to get grants? Do you seek to advance your social mission in today's difficult funding environment? The Center For Advancing Social Enterprise (CASE) presents the Funding The Future Grant ...read more
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Tuesday, March 03 2015
ANN ARBOR, Michigan - March 1, 2015 - Ann Arbor Carpets, teaming up with Anderson Paint Co., Big George’s Home Appliance Mart, and Delux Drapery & Shade, will be collecting gifts through the end of March for care packages to be sent to deployed soldiers. The donations will be packaged and sent by Operation Care Package Michigan. “It’s incredible to see so many people in the ...read more
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Monday, March 02 2015
C om m un i t y m embe r s to vote f or favor i te c h arit i e s to r e c e i ve donat i o n s . The sp e ci a l c a mpa i g n ru n s fr o m Mar c h 2 – A p r il 1 7, 2015 A nn A r b o r, M ich. ( F eb r ua r y 27, 20 1 5) – Old National B a nk is s pon s oring a $ 17,000 c a s h g i v e a wa y to ben e fit lo ca l nonpro f it o r g a ni za tion s . T he w inn e rs w ...read more
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Monday, March 02 2015
Karen Crow Joins Arbor Research as Vice President of Finance Arbor Research is pleased to announce that Karen Crow is joining the organization as Vice President of Finance. Ms. Crow will be responsible for overseeing the financial structure of the organization and directing financial analysis. This new position was created to support the continued growth of Arbor Research and the development of ...read more
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Monday, March 02 2015
WCC Students to Benefit from State-Of-the Art Equipment In Skilled Trade Programs Washtenaw Community College (WCC) has been awarded $4.4 million in funding from the state’s Community College Skilled Trades Equipment Program [CCSTEP]. The awards were announced on Tuesday, Feb. 24 by Gov. Rick Snyder. The funding will support the purchase of state-of-the art equipment for education and ...read more
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Monday, March 02 2015
The University of Michigan Compliance Services Office wanted to provide you some reminders regarding businesses’ use of a student-athlete’s name in advertisements and promotions. It is impermissible for an individual to use a student-athlete’s name (including nickname), picture or reputation to promote a commercial establishment in any way. In addition, it is impermissible for ...read more
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