Oct. 25, 2016; Grand Rapids Business Journal
Two local colleges have signed an agreement to smooth the path for students to transfer between institutions.
Grand Rapids Community College and Calvin College announced a partnership on Oct. 24 that will allow GRCC students to map out and lock in what classes they need to transfer to Calvin College for their third and fourth years.
Beerducation at Fountain Hill Brewery
Oct. 25, 2016; mittenbrew.com
Grand Rapids is now home to another new brewery — but this one might not be one you know about, yet. Say hello to Fountain Hill Brewery & Peters Pub, the first and only federal and state-licensed brewpub owned and operated on a college campus.
GRCC board candidates field questions at forum
Oct. 25, 2016; MLive
GRAND RAPIDS, MI — The candidates for the Grand Rapids Community College Board of Trustees shared their thoughts Tuesday, October 25, on the college’s values, student outcomes, and the role of a trustee during a forum hosted by the Faculty Association, Student Alliance and Academic Governing Council.
Green Party candidate Yankovich speaks at GRCC
Oct. 26, 2016; The Lowell Ledger
Cliff Yankovich, Green Party candidate for the Michigan House in the 86th district and owner of Main Street business Chimera Design, spoke at an event at Grand Rapids Community College last week. The main speaker at the event on Wednesday, Oct. 19 was Green Party vice presidential candidate Ajamu Baraka. Yankovich spoke for about seven minutes at the event and introduced Baraka.