Rockford Berge harnesses winds of change
By Olivia Pulsinelli | Business Review West Michigan | February 04, 2010, 11:25AM
It’s never easy for a company to break into a new industry — especially when the industry is just beginning to take hold itself. But Rockford Bergé is confident that it’s making steady progress — along with West Michigan’s wind-energy industry. […] Just a few weeks after Rockford Bergé made its announcement last March, Grand Rapids Community College approached the organization about a partnership. GRCC is one of many West Michigan colleges and universities that have united to advance the wind-energy industry. (More)
The Weekend List: Lil’ Ed and the Blues Imperials, Rebelution, Josh Thompson, James Blackshaw and the Michigan International Auto Show … oh, and The Super Bowl
By John Sinkevics | The Grand Rapids Press | February 04, 2010, 7:43AM
[…] Tonight — Jazz pianist John Proulx plays a solo concert at Grand Rapids Community College‘s music room, 142 Ransom Ave. NE, at 7:30 tonight. Admission is $10 adults, $7 students/seniors. (More)
GRCC’s Collins Art Gallery will be featuring the print artworks of Bill Hosterman from Monday, February 8th. A special reception will be held Wednesday, February 17th, from 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
The gallery is located on the 4th Floor of the Main Building, 143 Bostwick Ave NE and is open Monday – Thursday 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. & 4 p.m. – 8 p.m.
Questions? Call (616) 234 – 3544. For more information visit www.grcc.edu/artgallery
Below are the latest offerings from the Learning Academy for Faculty & Staff:
Tuesday, February 9
- Strengths 101 9-11 a.m.
- CWEST Overview 2-3 p.m.
Wednesday, February 10 | FERPA, The Mystery Revealed 10-11 a.m. OR 2-3 p.m.
Thursday, February 11
- Basics for Supervisors (of Student Employees) 10-11:30 a.m.
- Conflict Resolution 1-3 p.m.
Saturday, February 13 | Adjunct Faculty Learning Day 8 a.m.-noon (register here)
Monday, February 15 | Blackboard Basics for Faculty 1-2 p.m.
Tuesday, February 16
- GroupWise Calendaring 10-11:30 a.m.
- Disability 101 2-4 p.m.
Wednesday, February 17
- Identifying Strategic Direction 9-11 a.m.
- Interview for Success 2-3:30 p.m.
Thursday, February 18 | Best Practices for Meetings 1-2 p.m.
Friday, February 19 | Best Practices for Social Media 10:30-11:30 a.m.
For descriptions or to register go to www.grcc.edu/currentlearning