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Medical marijuana clinic rolls with changes

Eastown alternative health care and certification center monitors legislative developments to keep serving patients.

March 16, 2018
With the possibility of Michiganders voting on legalizing the recreational use of marijuana in November, a Grand Rapids-based clinic is keeping an eye on how that change could affect its bottom line. Read More

Fraternity helps black male students succeed

The average black male GRCC student finished 61 percent of his courses in 2015, while an ABO member finished 82 percent.

February 23, 2018
After Jesse William Krewson Jr. got back from Afghanistan, he wanted to get an education in an effort to better help people. Read More

Change Ups: Clark is electrical craft competition’s top finisher

February 23, 2018
Calvin Clark is the top finisher for the first annual ABC WMC Electrical Craft Competition. Read More

Construction workers are in a constant state of training

ABC Western Michigan works with GRCC to provide a host of classes for everyone from bricklayers to electricians.

February 2, 2018
The construction industry relies on continuing education. Read More

GRCC’s economic impact tops $447M

EMSI completes economic impact study for GRCC with data based on the 2015-16 fiscal year.

December 1, 2017
A recent economic impact study found Grand Rapids Community College had a total impact of $447.7 million on Kent and Ottawa counties in the 2015-16 fiscal year. Read More

GRCC program teaches basics of breweries

Curriculum has 22 graduates since beginning one year ago.

November 3, 2017
(As seen on WZZM TV 13) After Kyle Rondeau graduates from Grand Rapids Community College, he said he envisions himself in a multitude of career paths. Read More

Change Ups: GRCC receives special project award

September 8, 2017
Grand Rapids Community College’s ESL/CNC Precision Machining program received the 2017 Special Project Award from the Michigan Association of Continuing Education and Training. Read More

Culinary school to host pastry competition tryouts

August 9, 2017
The kitchens at a local college culinary institute will be powdered with the sugar of expert pastry chefs next week. Read More

Change Ups: Updates planned for GRCC technology center

August 4, 2017
Grand Rapids Community College’s Wisner-Bottrall Applied Technology Center will be updated and expanded, thanks in part to $6,367,250 in state funding that will cover half the cost of the $12,734,500 project. Read More

Change Ups: Willi selected for Blackboard MVP program

July 21, 2017
Grand Rapids Community College instructional technologist and designer Meegan Willi was selected to participate in the Blackboard MVP program. Read More