$6 million grant aims to create worker pipeline for senior living, other employers
Nov. 20, 2016; McKnight’s Senior Living
Four Michigan senior living communities are partners in a $6 million grant awarded to Grand Rapids Community College and designed to address healthcare workforce needs in the western part of the state.
Science Day brings hands-on learning to Grand Rapids community
Nov. 18, 2016; MLive
GRAND RAPIDS, MI – The second annual Community Science Day, hosted by Grand Rapids Community College, is taking over campus on Nov. 19.
Inside Track: Changing people’s lives
Nov. 18, 2016; Grand Rapids Business Journal
Dennis Van Kampen remembers journeying with a friend to Juarez, Mexico, in 1988 for what would prove to be far from the typical touristy experience.
… When he was younger, Van Kampen felt destined for a career in law enforcement. After graduating in 1988 from Grand Rapids Community College with a degree in criminal justice, Van Kampen worked as a reserve officer for the Ottawa County Sheriff’s Department.
First Lady Michelle Obama presents WMCAT with national award
Nov. 17, 2016; rapidgrowthmedia.com
There is big news.
… (Keloni) Seawood-Walton became a part of WMCAT while attending Grand Rapids Montessori School and graduated in spring 2016. She now is working part time as an apprentice at WMCAT’s Ambrose Print Shop while attending Grand Rapids Community College.
Keeping Jeanna Huntoon’s memory alive
Nov. 21, 2016; WZZM
MUSKEGON, MICH. – It’s been a little over six months since the murder of Jeanne Huntoon.
The 34-year-old was stabbed to death near Grand Rapids Community College in April. Authorities have charged Marcus Bivens with her murder.
Grand Rapids wins battle of the Raiders
Nov. 18, 2016; KTIC
The Central Community College Raiders saw their season come to an end with a 3-1 loss to the Grand Rapids Community College Raiders in the consolation bracket of the NJCAA Division II National Tournament.