January 21, 2022
Newly updated for the winter semester, MASU has published an updated-as-needed tracker of university operating statuses here: Operational Status of Michigan Public Universities in Response to COVID-19

American College Health Association (Jan. 19)
In the News
Academic Operations
WNMU FM (Jan. 14)

Fox Business (Jan. 15)
WLUC TV (Jan. 18)

The State News (Jan. 20)

Crain’s Detroit Business (Jan. 18)

Educational Attainment
Bridge (Jan. 20)

Crain’s Detroit Business (Jan. 20)

Facilities Planning & Campus Improvement
WWMT TV (Jan. 14)

MLive (Jan. 17)

Federal Policy
Detroit Free Press (Jan. 14)

Michigan Advance (Jan. 19)

Governance & Speech
The Detroit News (Jan. 17)

Detroit Free Press (Jan. 17)

The Detroit News (Jan. 20)

Higher Education Finance – Federal Funding & Financial Aid
WOOD TV (Jan. 14)

Higher Education Finance — Institutional Financial Aid
WOOD TV (Jan. 18)

The Morning Sun (Jan. 18)

Holland Sentinel (Jan. 20)

Institutional Leadership
Grand Valley Lanthorn (Jan. 18)

MLive (Jan. 20)

Labor Relations
Detroit Free Press (Jan. 15)

Detroit Free Press (Jan. 19)

WZZM TV (Jan. 19)

Leadership Transitions
The Chronicle of Higher Education (Jan. 15)

Detroit Free Press (Jan. 16)

The Detroit News (Jan. 16)

The Detroit News (Jan. 16)

MLive (Jan. 16)

The Detroit News (Jan. 16)

Detroit Free Press (Jan. 17)

MLive (Jan. 17)

The Detroit News (Jan. 18)

Inside Higher Ed (Jan. 19)

The Michigan Daily (Jan. 20)

MLive (Jan. 20)

Philanthropic Support
MLive (Jan. 19)

Program Delivery
Huron Daily Tribune (Jan. 14)

Coatings World (Jan. 20)

Public Health
WILX TV (Jan. 12)

Safety & Health
The Eastern Echo (Jan. 14)

WLUC TV (Jan. 14)

MLive (Jan. 18)

American College Health Association (Jan. 19)

Lansing State Journal (Jan. 21)

The Detroit News (Jan. 21)

University Accountability
The Eastern Echo (Jan. 17)

Detroit Free Press (Jan. 19)

The Detroit News (Jan. 19) 

The Chronicle of Higher Education (Jan. 19)

Lansing State Journal (Jan. 19)

MLive (Jan. 19)

Associated Press (Jan. 19)

Lansing State Journal (Jan. 20)

MLive (Jan. 20)

Associated Press (Jan. 20)

Workforce Alignment
Lansing State Journal (Jan. 13)

WJBK TV (Jan. 19)

WWMT TV (Jan. 19)

Midland Daily News (Jan. 19)
State and National Reports
Michigan in Context
Business Leaders for Michigan (January 2022)

Michigan ranks 35th in the nation for educational attainment and ranks 19th in the nation for the 3-year growth rank in attainment. BLM recognizes that Top 10 economically performing states rely on educational attainment.