Construction Trades Job Training Ramping up the Skills – Photos

Community Repair Day 009 (Small)

GRCC’s Introduction to Construction Job Training class, instructed by John Doane, is partnering with Home Repairs Services to build a ramp for a local family in honor of Community Repair Day. The team arrived at 1015 Benjamin SE, as the sun rose and was well underway when the photographer stopped by around 10 AM.GR. If you have any questions regarding this project, please contact John Doane.

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GRCC in the News – 8/24/11

Grand Rapids Community College professors say they won’t strike when contract expires next week
Published: Tuesday, August 23, 2011, 1:08 PM | By Dave Murray | The Grand Rapids Press

GRAND RAPIDS PRESS – Grand Rapids Community College professors say there is no chance they’ll walk off the job when their contract expires in a week.  (More)

Dining options at Grand Rapids Community College, Aquinas College and Muskegon Community College
Published: Tuesday, August 23, 2011, 11:00 AM | By Rebecca Roe

Although food may not be the first thing students think about as they head to college, many schools have a lot on their plates when it comes to dining options. […] Grand Rapids Community College: Grand Rapids Community College offers a variety of dining choices for students, said Raul Alvarez, director of communications. One is Art & Bev’s Bistro, a small café operated by students from the Secchia Institute for Culinary Education.  (More)

Manpower job fair for Steelcase, Amway contract job shows it’s an ’employer’s market’
Published: Tuesday, August 23, 2011, 2:41 PM | By Erin Albanese | The Grand Rapids Press

KENTWOOD – After relocating to Indiana last year for work, Zach Thomas is giving Michigan’s job market another shot. […] Luke Coates, 21, of southeast Grand Rapids, wants to land a Steelcase position while taking a semester off from Grand Rapids Community College. He said he plans to eventually pursue a degree in psychology.  (More)

Campus Dining Hours for Fall 2011

Below are the hours for the numerous campus dining options as the Fall 2011 Semester begins:

Monday,August 22nd thru Thursday, August 25th

  • The Raider Grille 7:00am – 3:00pm & Friday August 26th 7:00am to 1:00pm
  • The Quiet Cafe 7:00am – 3:00pm

Monday, August 29th thru Thursday, September 1st

  • The Raider Grille 7:00am – 3:00pm & Friday September, 2nd 7:00am to 1:00pm
  • Quiet Cafe 7:00am – 8:00pm
  • The Sneden Cafe 7:00am – 2:30pm

Tuesday, September 6th thru Thursday, September 8th

  • The Raider Grille 7:00am – 3:00pm & Friday September, 9th 7:00am to 1:00pm
  • Quiet Cafe 7:00am – 6:00pm
  • The Sneden Cafe 7:00am – 2:30pm

Raider Salute to Bill Faber

This salute came in from Barb Bouthillier:

With the current delay in printing services due to massive overload, Bill saw the opportunity to help us utilize other resources. For those of us who might not utilize Blackboard, Bill took advantage of a teachable moment and provided timely instruction via a video on how to post documents such as syllabi. on Blackboard. Thanks Bill.