GRCC In the News, 11-1-19

New CDL programs coming to New Jersey, Michigan

Oct. 31, 2019; Truckers News

Grand Rapids Community College is helping veterans acquire a Class A CDL license with help from a $79,567 Department of Transportation grant. The goal is to connect veterans with CDL training so that they can fill needed public works positions.

Police union, equity proponents among biggest Grand Rapids campaign contributors

Oct. 31, 2019; MLive

GRAND RAPIDS, MI — The intriguing race for one of Grand Rapids’ commission seats is also highly competitive when it comes to campaign fundraising.

… (Allison) Lutz, 22, is a customer service representative at a local marketing agency who attended Grand Rapids Community College and later studied biopyschology at Grand Valley State University.She previously worked at a small home-care business and a preschool.

GRCC alumni employee pennants still available

GRCC alumni-employees: Missed the opportunity to grab a GRCC alumni employee pennant during Homecoming Week? You have a few more chances to pick one up!

Find Corey Turner from Alumni Relations on campus:

  • Monday, November 4th – 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. outside of Arts & Bev’s in the ATC
  • Wednesday, November 6th – 1 to 2 p.m. in Winchester Alley (G2 in RJF Hall)

Raise your hand if you’re a Raider!

Questions? Contact Corey Turner, Alumni Relations, at

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