Kids and Education

Feature Story A performance from the 2022 West Michigan Student Showcase. (Michelle Nickless Greer)

West Michigan Student Showcase returns for 42nd year


Feature Story Taylor Twork, a GVSU student,  is a recipient of the Thomas and Susan Den Herder Education Scholarship.
Feature Story Hope College Professor Dr. Daryl Van Tongeren

Can humility help us navigate difficult conversations?


Feature Story Traci Gonzales celebrates her International Weightlifting Federation championships win.

Zeeland teacher inspires with weightlifting championship


Feature Story Ava Devanney with her exchange student, Montse Muralles at Windmill Island in Holland.

What caught my exchange student by surprise? snow


Feature Story Herrick District Library will host a series of holiday-themed events this December. From family films to fierce gingerbread competitions, events are available for every age.

5 free things to do at the library in December


Feature Story Gentex Discovery Preschool will be the first of its kind in the area with subsidized preschool for first and second shift parents on the Gentex manufacturing site in Zeeland.

Gentex, ODC partner to bring child care to employees


Feature Story Marjri Weller (GRCC)

GRCC partners with state to connect students with resources


Feature Story Charles Lepper

Next GRCC president is Utah community college officer


Feature Story GRCC is adding lecture classes for the Secchia Institute for Culinary Education to the growing GRCC Lakeshore Campus. (GRCC/Andrew Schmidt)
Feature Story The HCAC is offering swimming lesson scholarships.
Feature Story Gentex's Dan Quintanilla and Gold Mascot, Buckets, visited Roosevelt Elementary in Zeeland. (Gentex)
Feature Story Anthony Clark Jr., a former GRCC student who received a scholarship, is now studying at GVSU.
Feature Story A Hope College Spanish class is partnering with LAUP on a youth mentorship project. (LAUP)

Latino Hope College students partner with LAUP to mentor youth


Feature Story College leaders from Pennsylvania, Wisconsin and Utah have been selected as finalists to become the next president at Grand Rapids Community College.

3 college leaders are finalists in GRCC presidential search


Feature Story Grand Rapids Community College opened its Lakeshore Campus a little more than a year ago. Now, about 1,000 students are enrolled in classes there.

GRCC partners with Haworth, others for flexible new campus


Feature Story Hailey Cone (GRCC/Hailey Cone)

GRCC student gaining following for her musical perspective


Feature Story The GRCC Lakeshore Campus is gaining new equipment to help students learn in-demand career skills. (GRCC)

Partnership boosts GRCC Lakeshore Campus manufacturing classes