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Penrickton Center for Blind Children

The Penrickton Center for Blind Children is a nonprofit organization in Taylor that serves blind, multi-disabled children, and their families. The organization offers a five-day residential program for children who are legally blind and...
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MSU Scientists Design Human-like Hand for Industrial Robots

A team of engineers at Michigan State University in East Lansing have designed and developed a novel device resembling a human hand for robots with specialized tasks.In industrial settings, robots often are used to...
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YMCA of Metropolitan Detroit

The YMCA of Metropolitan Detroit is a not-for-profit social services organization for youth development, healthy living, and social responsibility. While all of its facilities have been closed to help minimize the spread of COVID-19,...
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United Way for Southeastern Michigan

United Way for Southeastern Michigan is a nonprofit organization in Detroit that mobilizes volunteers and philanthropic groups to make a positive impact in the community. The organization has launched the COVID-19 Community Response Fund...
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The Henry Ford Extends Hours for Marvel Exhibition

The Henry Ford in Dearborn has extended its hours due to the popularity of the “Marvel: Universe of Super Heroes” exhibition, which is at the museum for a limited time.Beginning Monday, the Henry Ford...
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St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital

St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital in Royal Oak is a nonprofit organization that seeks to prevent and treat childhood cancers and diseases. The hospital provides treatment to children at no cost to their families,...
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Susan M. Collins Appointed Provost at Ann Arbor’s U-M

Susan M. Collins has been appointed provost and executive vice president for academic affairs at the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor. Her appointment is effective immediately and runs through June 30, 2022.Collins is...
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Joan Budden, CEO of Priority Health, to Retire

Joan Budden, president and CEO of Grand Rapids’ Priority Health, the second largest health plan in the state, has announced her plans to retire, effective Jan. 1. She will remain active through the end...
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Troy Fiberglass Maker Expands with Third Acquisition in 2020

A Troy-based composites manufacturer has added four production plants through a new acquisition.
Claudia Rast

Butzel Long’s Claudia Rast Named Co-chair of ABA Cybersecurity Legal Task Force

Claudia Rast, an attorney and shareholder at the Detroit-based law firm Butzel Long, has been appointed co-chair of the American Bar Association (ABA) Cybersecurity Legal Task Force. Rast has served six one-year terms since...