Items Tagged with 'Juan Olivarez'


Change Ups: Olivarez receives emeritus award

May 11, 2018
Juan R. Olivarez received Grand Rapids Community College’s President Emeritus Award as part of the college’s recent commencement. Read More

WMU, Aquinas partner on engineering degree

University to contribute lab equipment and curriculum; college to offer Catholic liberal arts experience and prerequisites.

May 26, 2017
Western Michigan University and Aquinas College this fall will join a packed field of schools forging academic partnerships. Read More

College selects president

April 11, 2017
A local college has selected a new president who loves learning and has the experience to prove it, from working in the aerospace industry to studying marketing and economics. Read More

Street Talk: An answer to prayers

Dress addresses.

March 3, 2017
Aquinas College is right on track funding its new chapel. Read More

College president retiring

August 16, 2016
The president of a local college is set to retire after six years in the position. Read More

Council of Independent Colleges names school president to board

March 25, 2015
A national nonprofit that supports independent higher education institutions has selected a local academic leader to serve on its board of directors. 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

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

Inside Track: Aquinas president sees the need for change in education

Juan Olivarez understands personally how higher education can be transformative, and he wants that for today’s students.

December 22, 2012
Aquinas College President Juan Olivarez gets personal when he likens higher education to a passport to a life chockablock with purpose. Read More