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    Scott Fleming Named Prima Civitas Senior Consultant, Economic Development

    EAST LANSING, Mich. -Prima Civitas, a non-profit economic development agency based in East Lansing, has named ...

    Southwest Michigan Internship Program Development Training for Agribusiness and Manufacturing Employers

    Prima Civitas' Director of Talent Initiatives, Amanda Dumond, will share her expertise and resources to he...

    Michigan Economic Center: "Michigan Dream - At Risk" Report Released

    The Michigan Economic Center, a Prima Civitas affiliate, released today a report entitled, "Michigan Drea...


    Prima Civitas Gears Up to Help Students Prepare for STEM Careers

    Prima Civitas and Michigan State University are putting the finishing touches on a unique initiative to help students throughout the state gain exposure to the science and engineering of chemical manufacturing in a “green” environment. The K-12 Competitive Chemical Scale-Up project is a partnership with the MSU Bioeconomy Institute in Holland to provide middle and high school science students and their teachers—competing in teams—with the unusual experience of transitioning a “green” chemical process from the schoolroom lab bench to a plant production process.

    Though a combination of Internet and video resources, students will be introduced to chemical process scale-up—an opportunity very few middle and high school students are afforded. Click here to read the full story.