Why Michigan’s community college programs aren’t free for 1 in 5 residents
2/8/22 The Detroit News
Kelsey Sivertson was unsure of her major when she started college in 2009, so she decided to begin studying at Grand Rapids Community College.
New scholarships support students who train to collect life-saving blood donations
Versiti, which supplies life-saving blood for medical procedures in Michigan and four other Midwestern states, is funding Grand Rapids Community College scholarships to train the people who collect those donations.
GRCC professor strives for more inclusive musical programming
As a conductor, Dr. Shannon Shaker uses a baton to lead a musical ensemble. She also believes it can also be used to lead social change.
… Shaker is Grand Rapids Community College’s new director of bands and the first woman to hold that post.
ChoiceOne Financial Services: Bank Announces Executive Promotions, Welcomes Community Development Manager
ChoiceOne Bank is pleased to announce the recent promotions of Assistant Vice President Skylet Cummings to Vice President Regional Manager, Veronica Bishop to Assistant Vice President, Deposit Operations Manager, and Cheryl Gregware to Assistant Vice President, Customer Service Center Manager. ChoiceOne also welcomes Community Development Manager Kimberly M. Groves.
… Bishop received her Associate in Business Administration from Grand Rapids Community College. She is a graduate of the Perry School of Banking and received her Branch Manager Certification, both through the Michigan Bankers Association.