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Opting out

County and GRCC opt out of tax capture for Westside Corridor Improvement District.

November 28, 2014
Two taxing authorities that rely on property tax revenues — Kent County government and Grand Rapids Community College — opted out recently from Grand Rapids’ newest economic development initiative zone, the Westside Corridor Improvement District. Read More

GRCC toasts area's philanthropic spirit as it turns 100

College’s ‘100 Ways to Give’ effort incorporates extensive service projects.

August 22, 2014
As Grand Rapids Community College celebrates its 100th birthday, staff and students are participating in service projects to give back to the community. Read More

GRCC offers Homeland Security training course

New class seeks to develop critical thinking skills in emergency situations.

August 22, 2014
A new course offered this fall at a Grand Rapids college will have students and professionals on high alert as they learn how to assess, identify, protect and react to emergency situations. Read More

Change Ups: GRCC salutes four women

April 4, 2014
Grand Rapids Community College’s recent Salute to Women awards honored Grand Rapids Public Schools Superintendent Teresa Weatherall Neal, GRCC juvenile justice major Nicole Bowl, GRCC biological sciences department teacher Beth Foster, and Kathryn K. Mullins, executive deputy to GRCC President Dr. Steven C. Ender and liaison to the board of trustees. Read More

GRCC offers extensive on-demand workforce training

More than 600 employers use its training and development courses.

March 21, 2014
Grand Rapids Community College continues to bridge the skill gap for in-demand jobs and prospective employees. Read More

Change Ups: GRCC professor earns state coalition award

March 14, 2014
Grand Rapids Community College wellness professor Melanie Schiele-Gady has earned the Faculty-Staff Community Service Learning Award from Michigan Campus Compact, a coalition of college and university presidents who are committed to fulfilling the public purpose of higher education. Read More

GRCC joins statewide marketing association

March 4, 2014
A new association is connecting marketing and communications professionals at community colleges across the state. Read More

Aquinas, GRCC sign articulation agreement

October 18, 2013
The region’s community college is joining forces with a four-year school to ensure that students will have an easier time continuing their education. Read More

Change Ups: GRCC dedicates Meijer Center

October 11, 2013
Grand Rapids Community College recently unveiled its Meijer Center for Business Studies. Read More

GRCC receives passing marks for strategic planning

Three-year plan looked at all facets of the community college.

September 20, 2013
Grand Rapids Community College has had its eye on the future for a while now. Read More