Video: Mid-America Guitar Ensemble Festival Closing Performance

Courtesy of GRCC’s Media Technologies and the Music Department, this video is now available on GRCC’s YouTube channel ( it features the Closing Concert of the Mid-America Guitar Ensemble Festival held here in Grand Rapids.  This piece was commissioned by James McGuire especially for the festival and is performed by ensembles from various local schools.

Be Healthy Be Fit: The 7 Keys for New Golfers (4/8/10)

Have you ever heard someone say, “I tried golf once but it wasn’t for me. It was intimidating and everything happened so fast. It was embarrassing and I didn’t understand it”? Learn the seven keys that every new – or almost new – golfer should know.

Spring is here — the time when a man’s — or women’s — fancy turns to GOLF! The Be Healthy Be Fit Program is hosting a session facilitated by Scott Seifferlein, local golf pro on Thursday, April 8 from 2:30-3:30 p.m.  After attending this session, you will know:

  • how to learn golf the right way
  • the six steps to embarrassment free golf
  • three secrets about enjoying the game that the golf courses will never tell you
  • Scott’s new golfer tee-box system
  • which clubs are for decorative purposes only
  • how to select an instructor

Don’t forget the Annual GRCC Flanagan Golf Outing, held to raise funds for student scholarships, is coming up on Thursday, May 27 and you want to be ready.  Register for this session at Scroll to the bottom of the page to the Wellness & Personal Enrichment section.

Scheduled IT Maintenance on the Wireless Network (3/25/10)

On Thursday, March 25th, IT will be performing minor preventative maintenance on the wireless connections in the Caulkins Science Building and in College Park Plaza. A small amount of wireless access points will be repositioned in those buildings to better balance the network load against future increases in customer activity.  This service will occur between 10 and 11 PM Thursday night. No normal business activities will be interrupted.

If you have any questions or concerns please contact the Help Desk at extension 3688 or email