According to the Merriam-Webster dictionary, the term Sabbatical originally referred to “a year of rest for the land observed every seventh year in ancient Judea”. Its purpose was to let the land renew itself so it could be more productive in the future.
Could you use a period of reflection and renewal while exploring new ideas and opportunities which will reaffirm your passion for your discipline and contribute to the Mission of Grand Rapids Community College? Consider applying for a Sabbatical, the College’s most prestigious scholarly professional development opportunity.
2015-16 Sabbaticals are due March 12, 2015
For more information visit: http://www.grcc.edu/academicgoverningcouncil/sabbatical