Ever wonder what that bar code on the book…or hairbrush…or can of peas you just bought “says?” This Wednesday, January 26, math instructor Sang Lee will present “Check Digit Schemes – An Application of Number Theory.” Everyone is invited. Refreshments will be served at 2:45 and the lecture will begin at 3 PM in 103 Cook.
Student enrollment down at GRCC’s Lakeshore Campus – College’s overall student count up 5 percent
By STEPHEN KLOOSTERMAN | The Holland Sentinel | Posted Jan 20, 2011 @ 05:30 AM
Holland, MI — Enrollment at Grand Rapids Community College’s Lakeshore Campus in Ottawa County is down just less than 5 percent at the same time that enrollment in the college as a whole has jumped by more than 5 percent. (More)
Gardening camp underway at Grand Rapids Community College
Jessica Puchala | Updated:1/19/2011 4:32:50 PM
GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (WZZM)- We may be in the dead of winter but that is not stopping some greenthumbs from looking ahead to spring. Grand Rapids Community College continued its gardening camp Wednesday. The free classes cover how to prepare your garden for the new season. Local experts lead the sessions which take place from noon until 1 p.m. every third Wednesday of the month. (More)
Piano faculty Sheryl Iott will be performing Sunday, January 23 in Room 200 of the Music Center with guest artists Eric Tanner, violin, and Stacey Bosman Tanner cello. The concert will be at 2:00 p.m., and will feature Mendelssohn’s Piano Trio #1 and Dvorák’s “Dumky” Trio. Admission is free.
The popular trade publication Printing Impressions featured GRCC’s Print Solutions department in a recent piece highlighting the college’s choice of the MGI Meteor DP60 Digital Press. From the article:
MGI Digital Graphic Technology, the manufacturer of multi-substrate digital printing and finishing solutions, announced that Grand Rapids Community College (GRCC) has installed a Meteor DP60 Pro multi-substrate digital press, as well as a DF360 multi-function paper finisher.