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GRCC, Kent ISD cast college program

Talent 2025 prompts plan to provide tuition-free certificate or associate’s degree to high school students.

May 26, 2017
Amid growing concerns over skilled worker shortages, a group of partners will offer another talent pipeline for West Michigan employers. Read More

Community partners fill need for nursing assistants

Holland Home, GRCC collaborate to create lab and CNA program, using U.S. Department of Labor grant to pay for instruction.

April 28, 2017
Facing a shortage of certified nursing assistants, West Michigan health care leaders asked Grand Rapids Community College to start a CNA training program. Read More

LINC Up initiative provides multifaceted impact

March 17, 2017
The essential successes of neighborhood improvements in Grand Rapids has become so well understood most every accolade almost sounds ubiquitous. Read More

LINC Up looks to address affordable housing

Organization partners with GRCC to provide construction students with hands-on experience building houses in Grand Rapids.

March 17, 2017
Community-driven economic development organization LINC Up is hoping to address the affordable housing dilemma by starting right around the corner. Read More

Change Ups: GRCC opens childhood learning lab

February 3, 2017
Grand Rapids Community College marked the grand opening of the Phyllis Fratzke Early Childhood Learning Laboratory with a community open house. Read More

Inside Track: A long, winding road

Lifetime educator, incoming Grand Rapids Community College president achieves goal after detours along the way.

January 13, 2017
Bill Pink believes one of the biggest favors you can do for yourself in life is to grab hold of the thing you love and chase after it. Read More

Change Ups: Restaurant Week generates $16,000 for SICE

October 28, 2016
Sixty-plus restaurants donated $1 each from meals sold during the recent 12-day Restaurant Week Grand Rapids, which will help make a difference with area culinary students’ education. Read More

Are you a donkey or an elephant?

October 26, 2016
A local college psychology professor will take a look at the differences between Democrats and Republicans in a talk this week. Read More

Colleges ink transfer deal

October 25, 2016
Two local colleges have signed an agreement to smooth the path for students to transfer between institutions. Read More

Change Ups: Lockwood honored as Emeritus Faculty

May 6, 2016
Professor Walter Lockwood was recently honored as Grand Rapids Community College's 2016 Emeritus Faculty. Read More