GRCC In the News, 9-19-19

Transitions: New Chief at Florida Coastal School of Law, Interim Provost Named at Michigan State U.

Sept. 18, 2019; The Chronicle of Higher Education

… Awards

… Gilles Renusson, a professor in the Secchia Institute for Culinary Education at Grand Rapids Community College, has been awarded an Order of Agricultural Merit from the French government.

Sim Center conducts assailant training exercise 

Sept. 18, 2019; Grand Valley State University press release

A group of Grand Valley nursing, health sciences and athletic training students, practiced emergency procedures as a part of Healthcare Simulation Week, a national campaign taking place through September 20.

… Other departments involved in the exercise included the GVSU Counseling Center, FBI, Life EMS, American Medical Response, Kent County Sheriff’s Department, Kent County Emergency Management, Michigan State Police and Grand Rapids Community College.

Outdoor Escape Room Challenge

Join your GRCC friends for a fun evening of mystery solving and adventure!  Solve puzzles, find clues, and stop an underground organization!



Thursday October 17 (5:30-7:30pm)



Downtown Grand Rapids (this is an outdoor – rain or shine – event)


How Much?

$20 per person  — family, friends, and neighbors (i.e. people who don’t work at GRCC) are most welcome!


This opportunity is organized in collaboration with The Ruse.


Please register by Mon Oct 14 and pay by Wed Oct 16 (click link to sign up!)


Payment can be made to Angela Salinas or Phoenix Noelle. Cash only please!


We will be walking outdoors, approximately 2 miles – please dress accordingly (comfortable shoes and layers!)


Following registration, you will receive an email with further information regarding where to meet, what to bring, etc.

Questions? Need to know more? Contact Angela Salinas ( or Phoenix Noelle ( for details!


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