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LMC discounts fall tuition by 10 percent, restructures class options, implements safety plans for fall semester

BENTON HARBOR — It has been nearly four months since the COVID-19 pandemic has changed how Michiganders go about thier day-to-day lives. In that time, ... Read more

1 week ago by Submitted.

Niles business owner looks to plan outdoor prom for area graduates

NILES — It is a milestone in any teenagers’ life, idolized by movies and photos of older siblings and parents in their own styles. The ... Read more

3 weeks ago by Christina Clark.

LMC students earn spots on president’s, dean’s lists for spring semester

BENTON HARBOR — Lake Michigan College has announced the names of 671 students recognized for academic achievement during the spring 2020 semester. The president’s list ... Read more

3 weeks ago by Submitted.

Gov. Whitmer announces next steps for school reopening in the fall

LANSING — Today, Gov. Gretchen Whitmer announced that Michigan schools may resume in-person learning in phase 4 of the MI Safe Start plan, with strict ... Read more

4 weeks ago by Submitted.

LMC, SMC plan virtual graduations

SOUTHWEST MICHIGAN — Local community college graduates must forego a traditional commencement ceremony this year to protect themselves and their families from COVID-19 but they ... Read more

1 month ago by Submitted.

K&M announces scholarship winners

CASSOPOLIS — K&M recently announced the winners of its Earl G. Marhanka Scholarship. The scholarship program was established in 2001 in recognition of K&M’s 50th ... Read more

2 months ago by Submitted.

Hundreds sign virtual thank you card for local healthcare, other essential workers

BENTON HARBOR — As most of Michiganders shelter in place to protect themselves and their families during the COVID-19 pandemic, essential workers in healthcare, public ... Read more

3 months ago by Submitted.

LMC extends campus closures to May 11

BENTON HARBOR — Lake Michigan College is extending the date for its campuses to re-open in response to Michigan’s updated stay at home order. Lake ... Read more

3 months ago by Submitted.

The Mendel Center announces dates for events rescheduled due to COVID-19 closure

BENTON TOWNSHIP — As southwest Michigan continues to stay at home to defeat the COVID-19 outbreak, countless events have been canceled or postponed across the ... Read more

3 months ago by Submitted.

Instructor offers ideas to keep children entertained through lockdown

DOWAGIAC — As face-to-face school closures were announced in March, parents made an overnight transition to becoming facilitators of their children’s education. On April 2, ... Read more

3 months ago by Hannah Holliday.

Reduce Reuse Recycle Day canceled due to COVID-19

BENTON HARBOR — The 11th annual Reduce Reuse Recycle Day at Lake Michigan College in Benton Harbor that was scheduled for April 15 has been ... Read more

3 months ago by Submitted.

Gov. Whitmer closes schools for the remainder of the year

LANSING — Michigan students will not be returning to school this year. Gov. Gretchen Whitmer signed an executive order Thursday that orders schools to close ... Read more

3 months ago by Submitted.

Mendel Center announces an online series for a stay-at-home world

BENTON TOWNSHIP — Right now, most Michiganders are in their homes, following a “stay home” order issued by Gov. Gretchen Whitmer last month to slow ... Read more

3 months ago by Submitted.

Michigan apple industry donates apples for school children

SUBMITTED LANSING — Michigan’s apple industry will donate nearly 346,000 fresh apples and 726,000 sliced apple packages to feed school children who are currently out ... Read more

3 months ago by Submitted.

Emergency child care options to be provided for essential workers

SOUTHWEST MICHIGAN — When Gov. Gretchen Whitmer handed down her executive order for “Stay at home, stay safe” on Monday, regional organizations were mobilized to ... Read more

4 months ago by Christina Clark.

MDE to request federal waiver for child nutrition programs

LANSING — The Michigan Department of Education announced Wednesday it will request a federal waiver of statutory and regulatory requirements in the state child nutrition ... Read more

4 months ago by Submitted.

School lunch programs still a go

SOUTHWEST MICHIGAN — Despite a stay at home order handed down by Gov. Gretchen Whitmer, families in southwest Michigan can still pick up school provided ... Read more

4 months ago by Staff Report.

Schools closed until April 5 due to coronavirus concerns

Editor’s Note: This post has been updated to include newly released information. SOUTHWEST MICHIGAN — Around 11 p.m. Thursday, local school administrators received news that ... Read more

4 months ago by Sarah Culton.

LMC launches census participation campaign

BENTON HARBOR — The 2020 Census is approaching, and students at Lake Michigan College are using creative expression to show how important it is to ... Read more

4 months ago by Submitted.

Berrien County Youth Fair celebrates 75 years of tried, true traditions

BERRIEN SPRINGS — For one week during the year, Berrien County comes together. The community celebrates a mutual love of corn dogs, as third and ... Read more

4 months ago by Hannah Holliday.

Area students compete for ticket to national spelling bee

BENTON HARBOR — With the chance to become national spelling bee champs on the line, nearly 50 students gathered last Thursday to test their linguistic ... Read more

5 months ago by Beau Brockett Jr..

LMC to present ‘Songs for a Better World’

BENTON HARBOR — The Lake Michigan College visual and performing arts department, in conjunction with LMC student life and the OutCenter of Southwest Michigan, will ... Read more

5 months ago by Submitted.

Chocolate, Wine, Jazz return to LMC’s South Haven campus

SOUTH HAVEN – Lake Michigan College has teamed up with the nonprofit community arts organization, Foundry Hall, to present the second year of Chocolate, Wine ... Read more

5 months ago by Submitted.

Lake Michigan College to host free FAFSA night to all

BENTON HARBOR — Lake Michigan College views itself as a resource for the communities it encapsulates, said Jeremy Schaeffer, director of admissions and recruitment. As ... Read more

5 months ago by Beau Brockett Jr..

Lake Michigan College to host spring tour days with faculty

BENTON HARBOR — Lake Michigan College is hosting four campus tour days this spring at its Benton Harbor location. Tours will include opportunities for students ... Read more

5 months ago by Submitted.

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