Major General Kevin A Leonard Speaks to GRCC Football Team on 1M1H1P – Video

Yesterday, Major General Kevin A. Leonard, commanding general of the Military Surface Deployment and Distribution Command  (SDDC), shared his motivational message of “1M1H1P” with GRCC’s Football team and other groups on campus.  Courtesy of GRCC’s Media Technologies department, the full lecture is available here:

GRCC in the News 8/19/11

Army general gives motivational speech to Grand Rapids Community College football team
Published: Thursday, August 18, 2011, 6:09 PM | Garret Ellison | The Grand Rapids Press

GRAND RAPIDS — Whether you battle in the sands of Iraq and Afghanistan or the green grass of the gridiron, great teams win or lose based on planning, training and trust. That was the essence of the motivational talk given to Grand Rapids Community College football players by Army Major General Kevin A. Leonard on Thursday morning in Grand Rapids.  (More)

Aquinas College freshmen get a helping hand moving in from President Juan Olivarez, a former dorm resident
Published: Thursday, August 18, 2011, 1:17 PM | Dave Murray | The Grand Rapids Press

GRAND RAPIDS – There was a new coat of paint, probably several. And there were girls living upstairs. But other than that, new Aquinas College President Juan Olivarez said room 117 of St. Joseph Hall was pretty much the same as when he lived there in 1967.  (More)

Enrollment down 5% at Michigan college
Joanne Jacobs ON August 19, 2011 | Community College Spotlight

After two years of rapid growth, enrollment may have peaked at Grand Rapids Community College. Five percent fewer students have enrolled, so far, at the Michigan college.  (More)