GRCC in the News: 4/29/10

Harding grad eyes spot with Ravens: Reggie Smith will miss college graduation to attend rookie camp.
By Reggie Hayes | of The News-Sentinel

Former Harding High School football star Reggie Smith will miss his graduation ceremonies May 8 at Elizabeth City State University in North Carolina.  He has a good excuse.  Smith will be in rookie camp, trying to land a job with the NFL’s Baltimore Ravens. […] Smith played quarterback in high school, leading Harding to the state championship game as a senior. He then spent two years at Grand Rapids Community College, earning awards for his skills as a return man.  (More)

Haley Stehouwer helps fledgling Davenport University softball team find success
By Jeff Chaney | The Grand Rapids Press | April 28, 2010, 10:35PM

GRAND RAPIDS — After two seasons at Grand Rapids Community College, Haley Stehouwer had options for continuing her collegiate softball career.  The former Rogers High School all-state catcher had the attention of the established programs at Aquinas College and Ferris State University, which had shown interest since her high school days.  (More)

Grand Fashion: Do-It-Yourself Fashion PR
By Raven Jones | Grand Rapids Press | April 28, 2010, 5:04PM

Ready to conquer the fashion world but not sure how you’re going to be noticed? It’s a problem that many new designers face, but with new internet programs being developed every day, it doesn’t take much for you to start building your brand’s image. [Raven is a GRCC student studying Fashion Design and Merchandising.] (More)

Lessac voice training workshop on tap
By The Grand Rapids Press staff | April 28, 2010, 1:30PM

A certified master teacher from the Lessac Research and Training Institute will teach an Introduction to Lessac Voice and Body Training Workshop, 1-9 p.m. May 14 and 9 a.m.-6 p.m. May 15.  The two-day workshop, co-sponsored by Grand Rapids Community College and Grand Rapids Civic Theatre, is designed for anyone who wants a warm, rich voice that will attract attention.   (More)