Items Tagged with 'GRCC'


Community colleges earn Achieving the Dream certification

September 28, 2015
Based on their commitment to improving the success of minority and low-income students, a pair of community colleges have earned a national certification. Read More

GRCC names executive director of foundation

May 26, 2015
An experienced education administrator is the new leader of the $30-million Grand Rapids Community College Foundation. Read More

Makerspace partners with community college

March 24, 2015
A nonprofit makerspace and community college are partnering to help give students more hands-on skilled trades experience. Read More

Colleges win $13.95M in grants for skilled trades training

March 6, 2015
Community colleges across the region have won a total of $13.95 million in grants from the state — to help close the talent gap for highly technical and in-demand jobs. Read More

Supporting an active, learning senior community

Several West Michigan colleges and universities offer programs specifically designed for older adults.

February 6, 2015
West Michigan academic institutions are not only providing educational opportunities for traditional students, business professionals and workforce training solutions, but also offering lifelong learning programs to meet the intellectual needs of older adults in the community. Read More

GRCC names VP and dean for workforce development

January 12, 2015
A Grand Rapids Community College provost finalist will assume a new executive leadership position at the school. Read More

Colleges share grant for civic engagement

December 22, 2014
A trio of local colleges will share a grant from a foundation to help students and their schools partner with the community. Read More

GRCC names provost

December 15, 2014
The new provost at Grand Rapids Community College is an experienced administrator and educator. Read More

Jimmy Carter visits downtown

August 21, 2014
| By AP
Former President Jimmy Carter is visiting downtown Grand Rapids for a lecture and book signing. Read More

Culinary school ranks among 'Top 20' in US

June 17, 2014
A local culinary school is one of the best in the nation. Read More