Dec. 3, 2013; Grand Rapids Business Journal
At a time when the bottom line for many businesses in Grand Rapids took a drubbing, Nancy Ayres broke the mold.
… She is a strong advocate for workplace development, having played an active role for several regional organizations: FIRST Robotics, Kent/Allegan Workforce development board, The Right Place, Manufacturers Council, Economics Club of Grand Rapids, Workpaths.com and Grand Rapids Community College Foundation.
Dec. 3, 2013; prospectusnews.com
Parkland’s volleyball program finished with a record of 52 wins and three losses, earning their sixth straight trip to the National Tournament in Toledo, Ohio. There, however, the Lady Cobras fell to the top seeded Cowley County Community College in a five set affair to earn the 2013 National Runner-Up.
… Several against quality opponents such as seventh ranked Kirkwood Community College, fourteenth ranked Des Moines Area Community College, sixth ranked Illinois Central Community College, twice over seventeenth ranked Lincoln Land Community College, nineteenth ranked Moraine Valley Community College, third ranked Johnson County Community College and the defending National champions and sixteenth ranked Grand Rapids Community College.