Items Tagged with 'Aquinas College'


Local First overhauls sustainability conference

April 15, 2014
Local First is changing the format of its annual sustainability conference. Read More

Michigan triples wind power capacity

The head of the American Wind Energy Association will speak at Aquinas.

April 11, 2014
Michigan is “a wonderful case study” of many of the challenges and opportunities facing wind-generated electricity throughout the U.S., according to Tom Kiernan. Read More

Inside Track: Helping kids with disabilities gain control of their lives

Andrea Benyovszky, a special needs teacher from Hungary, works to expand conductive education in the United States.

March 28, 2014
The accent is what most people notice first about Andrea Benyovszky. Read More

Aquinas among nation’s leaders in sustainability movement

The triple bottom line pumps vitality into the region’s economy.

October 25, 2013
Grand Rapids has gone to great lengths to become a sustainable city, and its colleges and universities reflect that movement. 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

Aquinas enters Phase II of athletic building development

October 4, 2013
A shovel was put in the ground at Aquinas College last week, signaling the beginning of Phase II of its new athletic complex, Alksnis Athletic and Recreation Building. Read More

GRCC renames Bostwick Commons for Juan Olivarez

August 23, 2013
A Grand Rapids Community College space will bear the name of Aquinas College’s president. Read More

Local college, university enrollment increases noted

August 23, 2013
Students are descending on local college campuses, some in record number. Read More

West Michigan colleges rank among Sierra Club's 'Cool Schools'

August 21, 2013
Two West Michigan colleges have earned a place on Sierra Club’s 2013 “Cool Schools” rankings, thanks to their environmental practices. Read More

Aquinas College hosts poet Herbert Woodward Martin

April 9, 2013
From 1967-1970, Herbert Woodward Martin graced the Aquinas College campus as a teacher and the college’s poet-in-residence. Tonight, Martin returns to read from his vast collection of work. Read More