Earn your SCECH poolside this summer

Sharpen your skills, or learn new ones, any time of the day or night. You may complete any course entirely from your home or office. Earn State Continuing Education Clock Hours (SCECH) online with our instructor facilitated, online courses specifically designed for teachers! Grand Rapids Community College offers Michigan Teachers and Educational Professionals the opportunity to earn SCECHs online through our partnership with Cengage Learning’s Ed2Go.

Register here!

Choose from more than 45 courses already approved for SCECHs!

GRCC In the News, 6-27-13

Floyd Mayweather, Saul ‘Canelo’ Alvarez bask in fan support during Grand Rapids press tour stop

June 26, 2013; MLive

GRAND RAPIDS — Floyd Mayweather and Saul “Canelo” Alvarez have decided not to wait until Sept. 14 to start putting on a show.
…Some 4,000 onlookers crammed Houseman Field’s south bleachers and sidelines on a sun-splashed Wednesday afternoon to witness the third stop in the exhaustive 11-city, nine-day press tour in advance of the Mayweather-Alvarez blockbuster.
(Houseman Field is home to GRCC’s football team).

WCCC chief announces retirement timeline

June 27, 2013; MLive

PITTSBURGH, PA — Westmoreland County Community College President Daniel Obara told trustees Wednesday night that he will retire next summer when his contract with the college ends.
…Obara, 70, of Hempfield, was hired in 1996 as vice president of academic affairs and student services. He was named president of the college that enrolls more than 6,000 students in April 2009, succeeding former president Steven Ender.

Get your ducks in a row!

Do you need help getting ready to sign up for classes at GRCC?  Please join us on Friday, June 28 from 11 AM to 1 PM  at our Lakeshore Campus Thompson M-TEC facility. We will have GRCC staff available to help you with Accuplacer testing, Financial Aid, Academic Advising, Raider Card, Technology Assistance and more.

We look forward to seeing you!
GRCC’s Lakeshore Campus
Thompson M-TEC
6364 136th Ave Pvt.
Holland, MI 49424