GRCC, Tech Center create a recipe for student bakers to earn college degree
10/5/18 Business Telegraph (London)
West Michigan is home to high-caliber chefs, bakers and other culinary experts and the level of skill is evident in the cuisine and flavors served at ethnic restaurants, fine dining establishments, casual diners, pastry shops and bistros.
… Now there’s an easy way for Joslynn (Skutt) to transition smoothly from high school student to pastry aficionado with the goal of adding her own style and flavor to the scene. Thanks to a new partnership between the Tech Center and Grand Rapids Community College’s Secchia Institute for Culinary Education, she is among 40 students earning 20-25 free GRCC credits, about a third of the 67-credit associates degree.
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10/8/18 FOX 17
Our Brody Carter takes us inside Yoga Blue Studio in Grandville, which offers hot yoga classes and something for everyone!
“Let me introduce myself. My name is Jodi. I’m a mom, wife, sister, aunt, former Police Academy director, friend and yoga teacher. … I was the Police Academy director at Grand Rapids Community College for 12 years, and I am proud to have graduated approximately 500 new officers.”
Emoni Bates, 6-8, draws interest from MSU, UM as freshman season approaches
10/8/18 The Detroit News
Ypsilanti — Emoni Bates was working hard on his game at Ypsilanti Lincoln on the final Friday in September after finishing his first month of high school.
… Lincoln head coach Jesse Davis played with E.J. Bates at Grand Rapids Community College.
Two Warrior runners named GLIAC Athlete of the Week
10/3/18 The South End (Wayne State University student newspaper)
The Wayne State men’s and women’s cross-country teams are looking to post their first victories of the season when they return to the track on Oct. 6.
Both teams finished second at the Grand Rapids Community College Raiders Invitational in Grand Rapids on Sept. 22.