Bridge launched eight years ago, help us celebrate
Eight years ago we set out to improve Michigan through unbiased, nonprofit journalism. We are still here and still adding reporters thanks in large part to our members. If you appreciate our nonpartisan approach, please become a Bridge Club member. We have five members-only events this fall around the state, including a MSU vs. Michigan football tailgate in Ann Arbor on November 16. Join us!
March 15, 2019 | Patrick O'Connor
Most families don’t cheat. But many feel pressure to get their kids into the “right” college. But what if the “right” school isn’t at the top of all the lists? A college adviser warns of the limits of college rankings.
May 10, 2016 | Patrick O'Connor
Taking a year off from attending college may be right for some students but not others. A leading high school counselor answers some commonly asked questions.
January 8, 2015 | Patrick O'Connor
Michigan’s decision to switch from the ACT to the SAT college assessment next year caught schools, administrators and high school students by surprise. But there’s no need to panic. Just follow this advice.
June 26, 2014 | Patrick O'Connor
Summer is the perfect time to plan for life after high school, whether you are college-bound or entering the workforce. Here are a few quick tasks any student can perform.