Women in skilled trades hone skills, explore careers, network with industry experts
10/16/18 schoolnewsnetwork.org (Kent Intermediate School District newsletter)
Camille Reed is a business owner who wants to learn more about the construction industry. Brenna Mosley is a 2018 East Kentwood High School graduate with a dream to run an architecture and construction firm. Serena Small is a stay-at-home mother pursuing a degree in construction management. Elma Balic is an architectural drafter who wants to get away from her desk and into the field.
… Grand Rapids Community College is hosting the 10-woman cohort, the first for Grand Rapids, in space at the GRCC Leslie E.Tassell M-TEC. GRCC instructors lead sessions on carpentry and safety. Another cohort is planned for next fall.
What to know about Ferris State basketball playing Duke – yes, Duke
BIG RAPIDS – Nice sequence of events for the Ferris State basketball program – win a national title, return for the next season, play Duke.
… The Bulldogs, who opened practice Monday, will face Grand Rapids Community College on Friday in an exhibition before playing alumni on Sunday.
Come join your colleagues for a fun and informational event at the Annual Employee Benefits Fair & Flu Shot Clinic. Learn more about the benefits offered to you. Employees and their family members are welcome!
- When: Next Wednesday, October 24, 2018
- Where: ATC Banquet Rooms (118-124)
- Time: 11 a.m. – 3 p.m.
Speak with GRCC Benefit vendors including:
- Flex Administrators
- Pine Rest
- Madison National Life
- Annuity Vendors
Get your Flu Shot – don’t forget to bring your insurance card, or the cost to employees is only $20 if not insured.
There will be cider and donuts in the atrium of ATC from 11 a.m. – 1 p.m.
Get information on your health plan options for Open Enrollment, beginning October 29, 2018. HR staff will be on hand to answer your open enrollment questions.
You may also win fabulous prizes including gift cards and other great gifts donated by our vendors. See you at the Fair!
Fall Fest at the Raider Grille is happening October 23-25!
Free Food, giveaways, and a Drink Special in the Quiet Café.
Attendees can also take a survey to receive a coupon and enter to win a prize.
GRCC students who participated in the Summer 2018 MICUP Program at Michigan Technological University, UROP at the University of Michigan, and Study Abroad in Salamanca (Spain) will be exhibiting their research posters on Wednesday, October 24, in the Raider Grill!
Support their hard work and learn more about the amazing opportunities that the MICUP, UROP, and Study Abroad have to offer!
Stop by anytime between 11:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.
Raider Grille, 2nd Floor Student Center, Rooms 205/207
Snacks will be provided.
GRCC Lettinga House Estate Sale
473 Fulton St. E – Grand Rapids, MI 49503
Tuesday, October 23, 2018
9 a.m. to 12 p.m.
Several pieces of traditional furniture available including curio cabinets, desks, chairs, lamps, etc. All are reasonably priced.
Cash, Visa, and Mastercard accepted. Cash, credit, and carry.
Lettinga House is #20 on the campus map.
Parking is available on westbound Fulton St. – driveway just beyond the Lettinga House.