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Morgan Jarema

Morgan Jarema is a reporter and copy editor, covering Northview. She is a Grand Rapids native and a product of Grand Rapids Public Schools, including Brookside and West Leonard elementaries, City Middle/High School and Ottawa Hills. She found her tribe in journalism in 1997 and has never wanted to do anything but write. For 15 years she was a freelance journalist for The Grand Rapids Press, covering local schools and government, religion, business, home & garden and lifestyles. She and her husband, John, think even those without kiddos should be invested in their local schools and made to feel a part of them. Read Morgan's full bio

‘Kindness is the answer’

Students wrote, illustrated, proofread and published a book of their thoughts on kindness, a copy of which would be on North Oakview library shelves if it wasn’t already checked out with a long hold list.

Obstacles to more reading time mastered

Among the four sixth-grade classes at Highlands Middle, the combined reading time this year was a whopping 31,627 minutes, 527 hours and seven minutes, or nearly 22 days straight.

Need motivation? These career center grads are here to bring it

Recent graduates Sabastian Black and Rylie Scudder returned to the Northview Next Career Center to speak to manufacturing lab students about how the program prepared them for work.

Wading in for water-quality monitoring

Northview High School AP Environmental Studies students gathered specimens and data from the Rogue and Grand rivers and Plaster Creek to learn more about aquatic life.