Crazy Office Olympics This Week

Crazy Office OlympicsThe torch is almost here…

Crazy Office Olympics is this Thursday, March 10 in the Ford Fieldhouse. Opening ceremonies and the parade of teams begins at 11:30 a.m. with the medal ceremony taking place immediately following the event. Here are the 9 teams completing:

Abid’s Angels

  • Team Captain: Amy Koning
  • Steve Abid
  • Paula Sullivan
  • Diane Patrick
  • Lilly Anderson


  • Team Captain: Bill Frikken
  • Jody Graves
  • David Anderson
  • Mary Jo Chisholm
  • Nate Hamilton

The Energizer Bunnies

  • Team Captain: Carol Kramer
  • Dorothy Sadony
  • Jim Steensma
  • Neal McGladdery
  • Marty DeVries

The Media-Rights

  • Team Captain: Jim Schafer
  • Klaas Kwant
  • Duane David
  • Mike Colby
  • Ben Wright

Lancaster’s Luck

  • Team Captain: Sandy Lancaster
  • Ruben Duran
  • Frank Mallo
  • Ennis Young
  • Joy Copin


  • Team Captain: Eric Mullen
  • Sara Dorer
  • Jerry Benham
  • Molly Maczka
  • Liz Tyrell

Financially Nutts

  • Team Captain: Jill Nutt
  • Steph Forest
  • Kevin Perrin
  • Mary Reed
  • Bev Daily


  • Team Captain: Susan Lichtenberg
  • George Waite
  • Jennifer Attila
  • Katherine Collen
  • Michael Cooper


  • Team Captain: Tina Hoxie
  • Laurie Chesley
  • Patti Trepkowski
  • Dan Clark
  • Cindy Martin

GRCC in the News: 3/8/11

One of two men accused in the shooting of 8-year-old girl expected in court today
Published: Tuesday, March 08, 2011, 7:10 AM | Barton Deiters | The Grand Rapids Press

GRAND RAPIDS – One of two men accused in the 1993 slaying of 8-year-old Lativia Johnson is expected in court today.  Robert Gaines II is scheduled for a probable cause hearing this afternoon in Grand Rapids District court on a charge of open murder. […] Gaines attended Grand Rapids Community College for a period and then Delta State University in Mississippi, his father said.  (More)

GRCC University Transfer Fair (3/24/11)

Give students a heads-up that GRCC will hold a University Transfer Fair  Thursday, March 24, 2011 from 9:00 A.M. to 5:00 P.M.  in the Wisner-Botrall Applied Technology Center (ATC) 151 Fountain NE, on the corner of Fountain and Ransom.

Students can learn about transfer requirements, obtain catalogs and other transfer information, and meet with college and university representatives. Sponsored by Counseling, Advising and Retention Services.