David Stovall, a professor of African American studies and criminology, law, and justice at the University of Illinois-Chicago, talked with GRCC students on Monday morning before delivering the keynote speech at the 33rd annual Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Commemoration.
Grand Rapids area holiday events celebrating Rev. Martin Luther King Jr.
Jan. 16, 2019; MLive
The federal holiday honoring the life of slain civil rights leader the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., is Monday, Jan. 21.
… Davenport University, Grand Rapids Community College and Grand Valley State University will host the 33rd Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Commemorative Celebration featuring speaker, David Stovall.
Teen charged with murder in EK student’s death
Jan. 16, 2019; WOOD TV
GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (WOOD) — A 17-year-old boy is charged with murder in the shooting death of East Kentwood High School senior James King.
… King’s mother said he planned to go to Grand Rapids Community College and become an architect.
Cheryl Edwards Cannon joins the Afternoon Throwdown
Jan. 16, 2019; 104.9 FM
Today I will talk with Cheryl Edwards-Cannon, Author of “Taking Care of Miss Bee Bee.”
Cheryl Edwards-Cannon is the CEO of President of Clear Path Choices, LLC, a consulting company that helps families to make informed end-of-life decisions. She holds a Master of Management degree from Aquinas College, a Bachelor of Science degree from Central Michigan University and a Certificate in Gerontology from Grand Rapids Community College. She is an adjunct faculty member at Grand Rapids Community College in the Social Sciences Department. ~ Lee Stephens
Speaker Announced for 2019 Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Commemoration Week
Jan. 15, 2019; businesswire.com
GRAND RAPIDS, Mich.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Davenport University, Grand Rapids Community College and Grand Valley State University will host the 33rd Annual Dr. Martin Luther King Commemorative Celebration featuring renowned speaker, Dr. David Stovall. Dr. Stovall is a professor of African-American Studies and Criminology, Law & Justice at the University of Illinois in Chicago.
Grand Valley State closes all campuses due to inclement weather
Jan. 15, 2019; MLive
GRAND RAPIDS, MI – All Grand Valley State University campuses closed at 4 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 15 because of inclement weather, officials announced.
… Grand Rapids Community College canceled all evening classes and activities, Aquinas College canceled all classes that begin after 4 p.m., and Grand Rapids Public Schools canceled all evening activities. Davenport University’s Holland campus was closed Tuesday.