LGBTQ students, others speak out against GRCC trustees’ transgender policy remarks
Oct. 17, 2016; MLive
GRAND RAPIDS, MI – Malcolm Joseph, a transgender student at Grand Rapids Community College, was among a dozen who spoke out Monday, Oct. 17, challenging remarks by a Board of Trustee member against the transgender bathroom policy.
NSF project advances students in STEM majors
Oct. 17, 2016; gvsu.edu
The financial support students received through a National Science Foundation grant proved successful as nearly all of them graduated on time.
… Each student was assigned to a faculty member who served as a mentor and provided career guidance. Students were encouraged to complete high-impact experiences, such as conducting research or attending a professional development conference. The group also partnered with Grand Rapids Community College to provide up to five scholarships each year to students who transferred to Grand Valley.