GRCC in the News: 8/6/10

Man recalls woman’s gift of life in 2006, days before she murdered in unsolved case
Published: Thursday, August 05, 2010, 10:22 PM | Heidi Fenton | The Grand Rapids Press

GRAND RAPIDS — The last time he saw Renee Pagel will forever be etched in Phil Salliotte’s memory. He in a hospital gown, moments before kidney transplant surgery, and Pagel, his donor, across from him in the hospital hallway with her ever-positive attitude. […] Joyce Schaner, who had known Pagel since the two were 18 and enrolled at Grand Rapids Community College, said her friend was just that– a sacrificial giver. She hopes that thoughtfulness will far outlive the memory of Pagel’s tragic death.  (More)

Photos: Pottery Sale 8/9/10

Orphaned student artwork needs a home, so the Visual Arts department is having a public sale Monday, August 9, 2010 from 9:00 am – 4:00 pm in Room 3 of the Main Building on G1 level (Pottery Room). All items are cash and carry only and all proceeds will go to Art Club. If you have questions, leave a message at ext. 4182.

Some of the "Orphaned" Pottery for Sale