The Campus Climate feedback sessions are planned for January 22 at 9 a.m., noon and 3 p.m., and also for January 26 at 9 a.m. 11:30 a.m. and 2:30 p.m. in the ATC. Prepare for your session by reviewing the study results.
The open activity schedule is now available for the basketball court, pool, track exercise room, and free weight room.
A new kind of transfer event for students will be held on Jan. 28, 2015, from 1 to 4 p.m. on the third floor of the student center. Students will have an opportunity to meet with university representatives to learn general information, plus each university will have financial aid, academic advisors, and admissions specific representatives. GRCC will also have representatives from the Counseling and Career Center, Financial Aid, Student Life and Student Records to assist students with the steps they should take to for a successful transfer.A flight plan will be provided to attendees to help you navigate the event, provide sample questions to ask at the tables, and provide additional information such as a step by step transfer check list. All students who attend and collect stamps at six or more tables in their booklet will be placed into a drawing for prizes.The following universities will be at this event:
- Central Michigan University
- Davenport University
- Ferris State University
- Grand Valley State University
- Western Michigan University
Our annual Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. community march and memorial program will be held on Jan. 19. Assemble at 11:45 a.m. outside the FFH for the the march – the day program follows at 12:30 p.m. The evening program will begin at 6:30 p.m. in the FFH. “Empowering Our Youth” will be presented by keynote speaker Sybrina Fulton, mother of Travon Martin.
The Milo M. Brown scholarship is awarded to full-time African-American students at GRCC who have achieved a minimum gpa of a 2.75 and a minimum of 24 earned credits. Applications are due by January 9, 2015. Nominate a student today!
This month the newsletter covers the perils of sitting at work, a blueberry breakfast cookie recipe and an easy home workout.