Items Tagged with 'Grand Rapids Community College'


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

Q&A: Leah Nixon

April 5, 2016
Leah Nixon’s career began in a newsroom after she earned her journalism degree from Central Michigan University. Read More

GRCC joins national affordable textbook program

February 5, 2016
(As seen on WZZM TV 13) Grand Rapids Community College has joined a growing list of schools that are providing free, professional-quality textbooks to students to improve access to higher educational learning. Read More

Apprenticeship program aims to create health care careers

First class of medical assistants will begin at GRCC in January.

November 27, 2015
A new apprenticeship program that will be offered by a trio of community colleges in West Michigan beginning in January is aimed at creating careers in the health care field. Read More

Community colleges can diversify skill sets

LANSING — Community colleges serve as educational stepping-stones to higher learning institutions and trade schools, creating a gateway for students who want to advance their education, enter the workforce or enrich their skills. Read More

GRCC hopes to produce class of ‘ethical hackers’

School becomes certified training center for defense against cyber attacks.

October 2, 2015
Grand Rapids Community College has become a training ground for digital guardians to keep digital thieves away from your digital treasures. Read More

GRCC lands federal grant for apprenticeships

School hopes to nearly double the number of apprentices who are on campus.

September 11, 2015
The federal government awarded a Michigan-based program federal funding through its American Apprenticeship initiative to expand apprenticeships in the Grand Rapids and Detroit metropolitan areas. Read More

Street Talk: The American way

Movie madness.

May 22, 2015
Amway Corp. sells more than just products. Read More