Learning Academy Offerings 3/16/10-3/24/10

From Employee Professional Development & Enrichment (formerly the Learning Academy for Faculty & Staff)

Monday, March 15 | Leadership & Followership  2-3:30 p.m.

Tuesday, March 16

  • Best Practices for Taking Meeting Notes  10-11 a.m.
  • Food choices, exercise & weight loss  3:30-4:30 p.m.

Wednesday, March 17

  • FERPA: The Mystery Revealed  9:30-10:30 p.m.
  • Performance Evaluation Training  2:30-4 p.m. (register at learningacademy@grcc.edu )

Thursday, March 18 | Emotional Intelligence  1-3 p.m.

Friday, March 19

  • Best Practices for Email  9-10 a.m.
  • Moderating your salt, sugar, fat & cholesterol intake  11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.

Monday, March 22 | Boomers, Xers and Millennials Oh My! : Generational Differences in the 21st Century Workplace  2-4 p.m.

Tuesday, March 23 | The Rear-View Mirror: Understanding How the Past Impacts the Present and Future  9-11 a.m.

Wednesday, March 24 | Scoring Ideas (Part of the Tools of Innovation series)  9-11 a.m.

For descriptions or to register, go to www.grcc.edu/currentlearning

GRCC in the News: 3/12/10

Golden Gloves ready to rock
Cedar Springs Post | 11 March 2010

Boxers are hard at work in Sand Lake, Michigan for the upcoming Golden Gloves tournament.  […] The rest of the novice team includes undefeated 152 lb Zeek Rios, who is also a dental hygienist student at Grand Rapids Community College.  (More)

Science & Technology Initiative awaits leadership change
By Mark Sanchez | Business Review West Michigan | March 11, 2010, 11:17AM

A change in leadership provides an opportunity to examine the West Michigan Science & Technology Initiative’s operations and see if any changes are needed.  Grand Valley State University President Tom Haas stresses the “if” part, saying he’s pleased with the WMSTI.  […] Established in 2003 through Michigan’s SmartZone program, the Initiative is a collaborative venture between GVSU, the Van Andel Research Institute, the city of Grand Rapids, Grand Rapids Community College and the Right Place Inc.  (More)