Archive for January 9, 2018

GRCC In the News, 1-9-18

January 9, 2018

MLK Day: Remember! Celebrate! Act!

Jan. 8, 2018; Women’s LifeStyle

“I have a dream” — words that resonate through our collective history with a breathtaking profundity. Spoken by Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. on August 28, 1963, in Washington D.C. among a quarter of a million civil rights supporters, these words helped to change the life of America.

Through a partnership among Grand Valley State University, Davenport University, Grand Rapids Community College and Opera Grand Rapids, on January 15, Grand Rapids is invited to honor the life and legacy of Dr. King for the 32nd Annual Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Celebration at Fountain Street Church. The celebration commemorates 55 years since the March on Washington where Dr. King delivered his famous speech and 50 years following the iconic leaders assassination.

Three different players score 13 points to help Jayhawk women win Saturday

Jan. 8, 2018; Local Sports Journal (Muskegon)

The Muskegon Community College women’s basketball team used six players to defeat Grand Rapids Community College 52-50 on Saturday.

News at 4 p.m.

Jan. 8, 2018; FOX 17

… Super Saturday Kids Zone — a themed kids carnival featuring surprise guests, inflatable activities, dancing, kid-friendly music and games — will return for Laughfest 2018 on March 17 at Grand Rapids Community College from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Retirement reception for David Morris on January 12

January 9, 2018

Please join us to celebrate the retirement of David Morris, of the Financial Aid Office. There will be a reception Friday, January 12, from noon to 2:00 p.m. in the Enrollment Center, Room 129. Appetizers, snacks and beverages will be provided.

Please join us in saying “thank you” and “happy retirement” to David!