GRCC In The News, 01-25-19

All local schools closed today

1/25/19 Grand Haven Tribune
Grand Haven, Spring Lake and Fruitport schools are closed today due to blizzard conditions along the lakeshore.

…Grand Rapids Community College – Ottawa County Lakeshore campus only


Many West Michigan schools closed for snow day Friday, Jan. 25

1/25/19 MLive

GRAND RAPIDS, MI – Many school districts are closed Friday, Jan. 25, after overnight snow, cold temperatures and strong winds left roads snow-covered and slippery.

… Among the districts closed are Kalamazoo, Galesburg-Augusta, Mattawan, Muskegon, Mona Shores, Allegan, Allendale, Coopersville, Grand Haven, Holland, Hudsonville, Jenison, South Haven, West Ottawa and Zeeland. Grand Rapids Community College’s lakeshore campus is also closed.


Home cooking: Mid Michigan men enter key stretch

1/24/19 The Morning Sun
It’s getting down to crunch time or stretch-run time.

… As it stands the Lakers are 9-6 overall and 4-2 in conference action, tied for second place in the conference standings with Ancilla and Lansing Community College. All three are chasing leader Grand Rapids Community College.


Zeeland West’s Matthew Converse commits to Grand Rapids Community College

1/24/19 Holland Sentinel

Zeeland West senior Mathew Converse committed to run cross country at Grand Rapids Community College. Converse finished 30th at the Division 2 state cross country final and helped the Dux finish fourth in Division 2.

Network Drive Usage

The GRCC Information Technology department hopes 2019 finds you well and that you are enjoying our wonderful winter weather.

Thinking ahead to the warmer weather, it may be time for a bit of spring cleaning, at least in your personal network drives. Make sure your J Drive and Google Drive are being used with GRCC best practices in mind. Ensure your drives adhere to the following guidelines:

  • Store only content relevant to GRCC
  • Move any personal files, not relevant to GRCC to an external storage drive
  • Remove files that are out of date and no longer needed
  • Move large files NOT containing personally identifiable information from the J drive to Google Drive

Let’s continue to make our network drive usage be relevant and responsive. If you have any questions, you can always reach out to the Support Desk at or (616) 234-4357.

‘Mean Girls’ movie night comes to the ATC this Tuesday

Poster for the movie 'Mean Girls.' The poster features Lindsay Lohan on the left side looking over her shoulder at the movie's three titular 'Mean Girls' on the right.

Mean Girls movie night in the ATC Auditorium (ATC 168)

  • Tuesday, January 29, from 6:00 – 9:00 p.m.

The Campus Common Reading team is showing the movie Mean Girls on January 29, followed with a group discussion on the impacts of bullying. The discussion will be facilitated by Lina Blair, Director of Student Life and Conduct.