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'The World According to Fannie Davis' author joining Bridge book discussion

'The World According to Fannie Davis' author joining Bridge book discussion

May 19, 2020 | Monica Williams, Amber DeLind

Here’s how you can get a book and join our Michigan book club discussion on June 12.

Meet Bridge Magazine’s 2020 summer journalism interns

Meet Bridge Magazine’s 2020 summer journalism interns

May 18, 2020 | Bridge Staff

From expanding our coverage of Native American issues, to data analysis to deepening reporting on the coronavirus pandemic, three young journalists will hone their journalism skills at Bridge this summer.

See what Bridge readers selected for our first Michigan book club pick

See what Bridge readers selected for our first Michigan book club pick

May 11, 2020 | Monica Williams, Amber DeLind

We want you to participate in our virtual book club. Here’s how you can take part.

Bridge is starting a Michigan book club to counter the quarantine blues

Bridge is starting a Michigan book club to counter the quarantine blues

May 4, 2020 | Monica Williams, Amber DeLind

In this time of social distancing, connect with fellow Bridge readers while discussing a Michigan-focused book.  

Deepest gratitude from the Bridge team to you

Deepest gratitude from the Bridge team to you

April 24, 2020 | John Bebow

Through the COVID crisis and beyond, Bridge journalists are dedicated to informing Michigan over the long haul. Readers, donors, and philanthropy make this work possible.

Bridge Capitol reporter Riley Beggin named Young Journalist of the Year

Bridge Capitol reporter Riley Beggin named Young Journalist of the Year

April 16, 2020 | Ron French

In her second year as a full-time professional journalist, Beggin snags a major award from the Detroit chapter of the Society of Professional Journalists.

Award-winning Oregon journalist is Bridge’s new environment reporter

Award-winning Oregon journalist is Bridge’s new environment reporter

April 1, 2020 | Bridge Staff

Kelly House will lead Bridge Magazine coverage of Great Lakes and water issues, conservation efforts and policy challenges surrounding the state’s natural resources.

Bridge wins 13 awards in Michigan Press Association contest

Bridge wins 13 awards in Michigan Press Association contest

March 12, 2020 | Bridge Staff

Bridge was named a Newspaper of the Year finalist and took three first-place awards in the annual contest that honors the state’s finest journalism.

Join us on Facebook Live to discuss Michigan primary election results

Join us on Facebook Live to discuss Michigan primary election results

March 12, 2020 | Bridge Staff

Our Capitol team will host a Facebook Live discussion about this year's elections on Thursday, March 12 at 6 p.m..

The Center for Michigan is hiring reporters for new Detroit project

The Center for Michigan is hiring reporters for new Detroit project

March 3, 2020 | Bridge Staff

The Center for Michigan is developing a new, collaborative journalism project in Detroit. We’re hiring reporters. Come join our team.

Help Bridge gear up for 2020 elections with a donation to our nonprofit newsroom

Help Bridge gear up for 2020 elections with a donation to our nonprofit newsroom

March 2, 2020 | John Bebow

Can we count on you to help power our newsroom and this year’s important reporting?

Bridge membership director honored for leadership by Oakland County

Bridge membership director honored for leadership by Oakland County

February 13, 2020 | Alexandra Schmidt

Amber DeLind was recognized as one of Oakland County’s Elite 40 under 40 for her work helping spark policy changes in Michigan.

The Center for Michigan seeks engagement director for Detroit

The Center for Michigan seeks engagement director for Detroit

January 29, 2020 | Bridge Staff

The Center seeks a dynamic organizer who has a substantial record of building and strengthening networks between and among Detroiters to help lead a new media project’s focus on issues and challenges that Detroiters identify as crucial to their information needs and desires.

The Center for Michigan seeks managing director/editor for Detroit project

The Center for Michigan seeks managing director/editor for Detroit project

January 29, 2020 | Bridge Staff

The successful candidate will help build the project’s design and infrastructure, prepare for a launch, and, upon launch, serve as the day-to-day oversight and coordination of content creation, editing and distribution.

Thank you, Bridge members, for an incredible end to 2019

Thank you, Bridge members, for an incredible end to 2019

January 17, 2020 | Amber DeLind

We blew away our all-time record for donations in 2019 thanks to readers who care about impactful, nonpartisan, factual Michigan news. Thank you to all those who trusted us with your time -- and money.

Help Bridge prepare for 2020 with a donation this holiday season

Help Bridge prepare for 2020 with a donation this holiday season

December 12, 2019 | John Bebow

Please support our work as we head into 2020 with a donation to Bridge. Our goal in 2019 was to be your eyes and ears on impactful legislation coming from Lansing, and our reporting on long-term subs serving as full-time teachers is informing Michigan lawmakers on how to solve this problem. There'll be more big issues next year and your support is crucial.

Support Bridge this holiday season and your dollar goes twice as far

Support Bridge this holiday season and your dollar goes twice as far

December 3, 2019 | John Bebow

Celebrate #GivingNewsDay by doubling your donation to Bridge.

Experts: Pay teachers more to curb Michigan’s long-term substitute ‘crisis’

Experts: Pay teachers more to curb Michigan’s long-term substitute ‘crisis’

November 7, 2019 | Jim Malewitz

Long-term subs have spiked in recent years. Paying more could help solve the issue –  and so could stopping ‘talking about teachers as if they’re idiots,’ according to a panel of experts convened by Bridge.  

Water protection hits close to home for Grand Rapids audience

Water protection hits close to home for Grand Rapids audience

October 24, 2019 | Ted Roelofs

A Center for Michigan water conference Thursday took place within miles of a PFAS contamination site. Experts weighed in on key challenges the state faces to keeping water clean and safe.

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.

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