Brian Shultz (Construction Trades) Receives Campus Compact Award

Brian ShultzGRCC faculty member Brian Shultz of the Construction Trades program was recently hored with the Michigan Campus Compact Award for Service-Learning Contributions.  Nominated by his peers (including Dr. Urminda Firlan), Shultz was deemed to have made outstanding contributions in service-learning and community service while simultaneously engaging students.  From the release announcing his receipt of the award:

“Shultz commits himself to connecting construction trades, students, and the community to help make a difference in the lives of others. In 2006, he developed a partnership with Habitat for Humanity that resulted in the first Habitat LEED certified affordable home. Other projects include partnering with Goodwill Industries, Habitat, and GRCC to offer a summer construction program for transitioning felons back into the work world, and leading a team of GRCC students and staff to the Bahamas for a learning adventure on sustainable best practices. Shultz continues to move forward with his vision of community leadership by engaging students in the community while providing innovative learning opportunities.”

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