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Ron French is one of eight journalists nationally to receive the fellowship at Princeton University. He will continue working at Bridge while participating in the fellowship remotely due to COVID-19.
Environment reporter Kelly House moderates an online Lunch Break discussion with environmental and municipal experts preparing for the impact of high water levels and coastal erosion on Michigan lakefronts. Bridge readers are invited to join the conversation.
It’s time for Bridge’s name and logo to reflect our newsroom’s statewide mission and commitment to the place we call home.
Bridge’s bimonthly book club takes on Mary Doria Russell’s historical fiction novel about a rebellion in the Upper Peninsula’s copper mines.
Bridge was joined by author Kevin Boyle and by Daniel Baxter for an engaging discussion of 2004’s National Book Award winner for nonfiction.
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Kevin Boyle and Daniel Baxter, who owns the former Sweet home, will join the book club’s live discussion on Aug. 26.
If you missed Tuesday’s talk on what’s in store for schools in the fall, watch our chat with two Michigan educators.
Senior Writer Ron French will moderate an online Lunch Break discussion with Michigan educators working to ensure a safe education environment in their districts this fall. Bridge readers are invited to join the conversation.
Bridge is adding a temp team member to provide high-quality, nonpartisan coverage of the Michigan political campaigns.
Watch the recording of Tuesday’s Bridge reader discussion and learn the topic of August’s reader chat.
More than 2,500 Michigan classrooms were led by long-term substitutes, rather than trained educators – a 10-fold increase in five years. Bridge’s investigation won top honors from the Education Writers Association.
Reporter Riley Beggin will moderate an online discussion with two Michigan experts. Bridge readers are invited to participate in this free online event July 28.
Bridge’s summer fundraising campaign begins today. Can we count on you to support this year’s important reporting?
Author Kevin Boyle will join Bridge readers for our discussion on Aug. 26.
2020 has given us a lot to talk about. Help us choose what to tackle first.
We've noticed with alarm that in recent months that too many submissions have fallen short of our standards for thoughtful commentary that can advance civic debate.
Share your suggestions for future Michigan-focused books and watch the June book club video of our conversation with Bridgett M. Davis, author of “The World According to Fannie Davis.”
Be sure to register to participate in Friday's Bridge book club discussion on Zoom.
Bridge was honored for 2019 reporting covering health, environment, education and racial justice as well as breaking and investigative news.