Archive for March 17, 2017

Valley City Linen scholarship winners announced

March 17, 2017

Congratulations to Secchia Institute for Culinary Education students Jesse Ortiz and Jarrod Benjamin who each received a scholarship from Valley City Linen.  Jeff Jeltema, Vice President of Valley City Linen, presented the students with the award this morning.  Thank you to Valley City Linen for their continued support of students enrolled in our culinary institute.

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SPACE: A Journey to Our Future

March 17, 2017

Collegiate reporter Nichole Quigley shares details about the SPACE: A Journey to Our Future exhibit at the Gerald R. Ford Presidential Museum. 

Exhibit: What Does Feminism Mean to You?

March 17, 2017

The GRCC’s Women’s Issues Now student club is hosting the annual student-run art exhibit “What Does Feminism Mean to You?” in the Art Gallery in GRCC’s Main Building.

The exhibit runs:

  • 1-7 p.m. Monday.
  • 3-7 p.m. Tuesday.
  • 1-7 p.m. Wednesday.
  • 12:15-2:15 p.m. and 4-7 p.m. Thursday.

GRCC In the News, 3-17-17

March 17, 2017

Marchers take over GR to honor Cesar Chavez
3/16/17 WOOD TV
GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (WOOD) — Hundreds of people gathered in Grand Rapids Thursday to honor labor leader and civil rights activist Cesar E. Chavez.
… This year’s honorees were Aquinas College President Juan Olivarez and Grand Rapids Community College President Steven Ender.

IIPD Grant Applications are due on March 17, 2017, at 4:30 pm.

March 17, 2017

The deadline for the submission of grant applications for the Instructional Improvement & Professional Development (IIPD) Grants program is 4:30 p.m., March 17, 2017.  Information about how to apply for an IIPD grant can be found at this website: IIPD Application and Guidelines. Please note that applications must include Dean’s and Department Head Approval forms, a budget form and budget documentation. If you have any questions about IIPD grants, please contact Judith Larsen, Director, Grants and Resource Development Department, at 234-3910 or Good luck!