GRCC In The News, 12-04-18

See who’s competing in Muskegon Dancing with the Local Stars

12/3/18 MLive

MUSKEGON, MI – The cast and organizers of the 11th annual Dancing with the Local Stars hope to reach $1 million in overall fundraising with the their next event.

… Patrick Johnson, PT Arts, LLC consulting co-owner, and West Michigan Flight Academy president and CEO, and Grand Rapids Community College dance faculty instructor, 11-year participant

Santa is coming to GRCC’s DeVos Campus!

Digital poster for Santa event. The design has pale grey stripes with a cartoon Santa face in the middle of the image. The text reads: "Santa is coming to GRCC! Monday Dec. 17. 5:30-7:30 pm. White Hall. GRCC DeVos Campus. GRCC employees are invited to bring their families and enjoy hot cocoa and cookies. Questions? Contact Angela at"

Santa is returning to GRCC to visit with employees and their families on Monday, December 17, from 5:30-7:30 p.m. in White Hall.

Hot cocoa and cookies will be served!

Employees may contact Angela Salinas (, x2567) with questions or for additional information.

Don’t forget to bring a camera for photos of your little ones with Santa!

Exam Week hours for Campus Dining

Exam Week hours for Campus Dining, December 10-14:

Raider Grille:

  • Monday-Friday, 12/10-14: closed all week

Quiet Café:

  • Monday, 12/10: normal hours
  • Tuesday, 12/11: 7 a.m. – 4 p.m.
  • Wednesday, 12/12: 7 a.m. – 2 p.m. (limited menu options)
  • Thursday and Friday, 12/13-14: closed

Sneden Café:

  • Monday, 12/10: normal hours
  • Tuesday, 12/11: 7:30 a.m. – 3 p.m.
  • Wednesday-Friday, 12/12-14: closed


Campus Dining will re-open on January 7, 2019.

Course packs due this Friday

All course pack orders, planners, files, and skus are due Friday, December 7, by 4 p.m. to make sure they are ready for student purchase in a timely manner.

All files and planners should be sent to

Please be sure to let the bookstore know if you need a course pack for your class, and be sure to let them know if it is being updated for winter semester or if it is a reprint.

Final Friday for APSS, Campus Police donations to Grand Rapids Home for Veterans

The APSS employee group and the Campus Police are collecting donations of new items through December 13 for a holiday gift to the Grand Rapids Home for Veterans. The final Friday for donations is this Friday, December 7, 2018.

Items needed:

  • Personal toiletries for men or women:
    • Toothbrushes
    • Soap
    • Body wash
    • Mouthwash
    • Deodorant
    • Cologne
  • Small lap blankets
  • 100-piece puzzles
  • Stationery sets

Donations will be accepted at the following locations:

  • Janice Holton (x4129) – Rm 118 – Main Bldg.
  • Lt. Robert Decker (x3579) – Campus Police
  • Colleen Copus (x3119) – Math Tutorial Lab – Rm 105 – Cook Bldg.
  • Janis Qualls (x4248) – Rm 320 – Science Bldg.
  • Kim Zinger (x4253) – Math Dept. – College Park Plaza – 2nd Floor

Donations will be collected each Friday.  The total collection will be delivered to the Grand Rapids Home for Veterans on Thursday, December 13.  Please help us support our Veterans.  Thank you.