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SLIDESHOW: How Michigan schools boosted national ranking

SLIDESHOW: How Michigan schools boosted national ranking

October 30, 2019 | Bridge Staff

Michigan’s public school students continued gains on national tests, improving their ranking just a few years after falling to nearly the bottom of the nation.

Bridge Magazine seeks a Michigan environment reporter

Bridge Magazine seeks a Michigan environment reporter

October 24, 2019 | Bridge Staff

Bridge wants an ambitious, watchdog journalist who can break news and smartly explain the biggest environmental issues facing the state.

Join Bridge Magazine at a fall reader appreciation event

Join Bridge Magazine at a fall reader appreciation event

October 16, 2019 | Bridge Staff

Meet members of the news team and fellow readers at one of our reader gatherings. We’ll tackle water issues, long-term substitute teachers and football.

Bridge Magazine is hiring a business reporter. Come join our team.

Bridge Magazine is hiring a business reporter. Come join our team.

September 30, 2019 | Bridge Staff

Bridge is expanding yet again, seeking an enterprising reporter to help launch the Michigan Business Watch to cover the state’s vibrant business community.

Jonathan Oosting joins Bridge Magazine’s Lansing watchdog team

Jonathan Oosting joins Bridge Magazine’s Lansing watchdog team

September 25, 2019 | Bridge Staff

 Oosting brings years of experience covering politics and explaining the inner workings of the legislature, governor’s office and state government agencies.

Bridge adds veteran of nation’s best newspapers to its editing ranks

Bridge adds veteran of nation’s best newspapers to its editing ranks

September 6, 2019 | Bridge Staff

Monica Williams returns to Michigan after years abroad and a distinguished career at The Wall Street Journal, The Boston Globe and other newspapers.

Snag your ticket for the Citizen Water Summits, coming this October!

Snag your ticket for the Citizen Water Summits, coming this October!

September 5, 2019 | Bridge Staff

How should Michigan address ongoing water issues, from PFAS to Line 5 to water shut offs? Grab your free ticket to the Center for Michigan’s Citizen Water Summits for your chance to learn about these issues and have your opinion heard by state leaders.

3 ways to take part in the Your Water, Your Voice campaign from anywhere

3 ways to take part in the Your Water, Your Voice campaign from anywhere

September 5, 2019 | Bridge Staff

Can't make it to a Citizen Summit or a Community Conversation during our Your Water, Your Voice campaign? Here's how to have your voice heard at any time!

Bridge is hiring a Michigan Capitol watchdog reporter. Join our team.

Bridge is hiring a Michigan Capitol watchdog reporter. Join our team.

July 31, 2019 | Bridge Staff

Bridge seeks a tenacious, savvy reporter to join the four-time Michigan Press Association ‘Newspaper of the Year.’

Bridge, Center for Michigan win Emmy for ‘Michigan Divided’ documentary

Bridge, Center for Michigan win Emmy for ‘Michigan Divided’ documentary

June 17, 2019 | Bridge Staff

Following six Michigan families with different political views for a year, “Michigan Divided” exposed our stubbornly wide partisan gap. The film won best topical documentary in the Michigan Emmy contest Saturday.

Bridge-linked documentary on Detroit’s 1967 uprising hits Amazon Prime

Bridge-linked documentary on Detroit’s 1967 uprising hits Amazon Prime

June 13, 2019 | Bridge Staff

'12th and Clairmount' uses the words and home videos of black and white Detroiters to describe the combustible race relations that stoked the violence, leaving 43 people dead and entire neighborhoods in ruin.

Award-winning medical reporter joins Bridge to lead Michigan Health Watch

Award-winning medical reporter joins Bridge to lead Michigan Health Watch

May 29, 2019 | Bridge Staff

Robin Erb has spent three decades in journalism, building a reputation for empathetic reporting. She leads expanded coverage of healthcare as traditional newsrooms shrink staffs.

Bridge is hiring a copy editor/production manager for our growing audience

Bridge is hiring a copy editor/production manager for our growing audience

May 23, 2019 | Bridge Staff

Bridge Magazine expands once more to provide high-quality, nonpartisan coverage of the most important issues facing Michigan residents.

Bridge reporter Chastity Pratt wins Nieman Fellowship at Harvard University

Bridge reporter Chastity Pratt wins Nieman Fellowship at Harvard University

May 3, 2019 | Bridge Staff

Bridge’s urban affairs reporter among 27 global journalists named to the Nieman Foundation Journalism fellowship program at Harvard University.

 

Bridge wins 26 awards in Society of Professional Journalists contest

Bridge wins 26 awards in Society of Professional Journalists contest

May 3, 2019 | Bridge Staff

Staffers won nine first-place awards in the contest that honors great journalism.

Search Michigan schools to see how they compare in sending grads to college

Search Michigan schools to see how they compare in sending grads to college

April 17, 2019 | Bridge Staff

Use this database to search for your Michigan high school and see how it compares in sending graduates to college to others nearby and of similar economic means.

Academic State Champs 2019 - upper income (slideshow)

Academic State Champs 2019 - upper income (slideshow)

April 17, 2019 | Bridge Staff

Here are the 2019 Academic State Champs among upper income schools, those with 25 percent or fewer economically disadvantaged students.

Academic State Champs 2019 - middle to upper income (slideshow)

Academic State Champs 2019 - middle to upper income (slideshow)

April 17, 2019 | Bridge Staff

Here are the 2019 Academic State Champs among middle to upper income schools, those with 25 percent to 40 percent economically disadvantaged students. 

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