Armen Award Winners Announced

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The Armen Awards, sponsored by GRCC alumnus Armen Oumedian, are designed to inspire innovative teaching practices and focus on service learning.  The 2014 award winners have been announced!

First Place ($3000 award) – Sarah Krajewski and her Biology for Educators course, partnered with Immaculate Heart of Mary School.

Second Place ($1500 award) – Bethann Talsma and her Office Etiquette and Ethics course, partnered with Gilda’s Club of Grand Rapids.

Third Place ($750 award) – Jolanta Lanier and her Personal Health Course, partnered with the American Cancer Society.

Other Finalists:
Hope Hagan and her Business and Technical Writing course, partnered with Covenant House
Aleta Anderson and her Introductory German course, partnered with Palmer Elementary School
Dr. Sherry Knoppers and her Community Transcultural Nursing Course, partnered with South End Community Outreach Ministry
Gayl Beals and his Automotive Job Training Course, partnered with Mel Trotter Ministries.

Congratulations to the 2014 Armen Award winners and all who participated!

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