GRCC In the News, 10-12-21

GRCC’s Secchia Culinary Institute to receive a gift of a piazza


The late Peter Secchia is bestowing a gift inspired by his Italian roots to Grand Rapids Community College’s world-class culinary instruction program that bears his name.

A place to belong

10/11/21 (Kent Intermediate School District)

Grand Rapids — As a former soldier in the U.S. Army, Matt Langton is looking forward to spending his final year at Grand Rapids Community College with a space on campus designed for student veterans.

A&E Briefs 10/11

10/11/21 The Lanthorn (Grand Valley State University’s student newspaper)

… GV Music, Theatre, Dance Department hosts Oboe Master Classes

Grand Valley State University’s Music, Theatre and Dance Department is bringing in three performers from the Grand Rapids Symphony for Oboe Master Classes throughout the 2021-2022 school year. 

… She (Kathleen Gomez) also teaches private lessons at Grand Rapids Community College and Calvin University.

Muskegon Community College volleyball falls to No. 7 GRCC

10/11/21 Local Sports Journal (Muskegon)

The Muskegon Community College volleyball team fell in a tight road match to No. 7 ranked Grand Rapids Community College.

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