• Muskegon prisoners can soon get four-year degrees from Hope College

    23 hours ago - By Wood TV

    MUSKEGON, Mich. - Hope College and Western Theological Seminary are working together to provide educational opportunities to men incarcerated at a state prison in Muskegon.
    The Hope-Western Prison Education Program started as a pilot program in March 2019, offering noncredit courses to a cohort of 20 inmates at the Muskegon Correctional Facility.
    "We undertook this pilot program so that we could better understand what it's like to teach in prison, to try to get a sense for the students, who these men were and what their needs were and how we could best serve their educational and their...
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