Archive for November 10, 2017

GRCC In the News, 11-10-17

November 10, 2017

Daybreak Early Edition

Nov. 10, 2017; WOOD TV

West Michigan is celebrating out country’s veterans this week. … Grand Rapids Community college will host a service and a free lunch.

Michigan’s last surviving WWII fly girl recalls her time in the sky, blazing new paths

Nov. 10, 2017; The Detroit Free Press

GRAND RAPIDS — Jane Doyle held a heavy bronze medal in her creased hands, running her fingers over the engraved surface.

… It wasn’t until she enrolled in what was then Grand Rapids Junior College in 1939 that Doyle considered flying an airplane was something she could do.

Change Ups: Rose & Westra relocates

Nov. 9, 2017; Grand Rapids Business Journal

… ARTS

… Grand Rapids Community College named its newly renovated recital hall for mezzo-soprano Linn Maxwell Keller. The state-of-the-art Linn Maxwell Keller Recital Hall provides options for acoustic adjustment and includes seating for 104, which can be deployed or retracted to create rehearsal space for large groups. Linn Maxwell Keller, who died in 2016, was an ardent supporter of GRCC’s music program.

Benefits Fair and Flu Shot Clinic raffle prize winners

November 10, 2017

Thank you to all who attended the Benefits Fair and Flu Shot Clinic event on October 26th, and congratulations to Benefit Bingo winners! Prizes can be picked-up in HR/Benefits Office, 2nd floor, Administration Building at the DeVos Campus.

2017 Benefits Fair and Flu Shot Clinic Winners. Winner/Raffle Prize/Vendor: Winner Raffle Prize Vendor Chris Remley $50 Target Gift Card Valic Mary Rudd $50 Meijer Gift Card Valic Maggie Spruit $50 Target Gift Card Valic Tim Zerfas $50 Meijer Gift Card Valic Domingo Hernandez-Gomez $50 Target Gift Card Valic Jody Graves $50 Meijer Gift Card Valic Angie Ramirez $25 Meijer Gift Card Meemic Denise Jones $25 Meijer Gift Card Meemic Kathy Kolehouse $25 Meijer Gift Card Meemic Antoinette Harrington $25 Meijer Gift Card Meemic Kathy Schoen Two Griffins Tickets BCBSM Abbot Kastanek Two Griffins Tickets BCBSM Dan Guajardo $50 Reward Card Gallagher Amy Kirkbride $50 Reward Card Gallagher Kristi Welling $50 Reward Card Gallagher Mary Hofstra $50 Reward Card Gallagher Victoria Vicencio $100 Heritage Gift Card LMCU Sally Zokoe Spectrum Water Bottle Spectrum Health Cora Beute Spectrum Water Bottle Spectrum Health Kurt Meinders Spectrum Water Bottle Spectrum Health Brian Beecher Spectrum Water Bottle Spectrum Health Darcy Swope Free Pair of Sunglasses ($249 Value) RxOptical Holly Christopher $25 Panera Gift Card Vantage Pointe Jonathan Greer $25 Target Gift Card Flex Administrators Carolyn Morrison Bluetooth Speaker & Charger M3 Advisors Brewster Morrison Golf Balls National Life Ins. Simon Kittok $25 GRCC Bookstore Gift Card GRCC Bookstore Karen TenBroeke $25 GRCC Bookstore Gift Card GRCC Bookstore Rhondo Cooper $25 GRCC Bookstore Gift Card GRCC Bookstore Cathy Noviskey $25 GRCC Bookstore Gift Card GRCC Bookstore. Prizes can be picked-up in HR/Benefits office-2nd Floor, Admin Building at DeVos Campus. Thank you to all who participated and congratulations to our winners.

 

Last day to make a UW pledge – enter to win!

November 10, 2017

Any GRCC employee who makes a pledge to the GRCC United Way campaign by today, Nov. 10, will be entered into a GRCC raffle to win a Whitecaps Baseball suite rental (an $800 value)! The suite rental includes (1) April/May Whitecaps Suite Rental for the 2017 season and 25 tickets – it does not include the cost of food and beverage.

Entrepreneurship, MWest Challenge topics of Business Cafe sessions

November 10, 2017

Business Department faculty discuss various topics throughout the semester in the Business Cafe series. All the sessions are drop-in — and open to all students, not just those in business majors — so stay for 10 minutes or the entire time. Snacks are provided!

Professor Felix Pereiro will discuss entrepreneurship from noon to 1 p.m. Nov. 13  in room 201 of Cook. He will discuss the MWest Challenge from 3-4 p.m. Nov. 13  in room 201 of Cook.