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Exam Cram is here!

Reminder: Exam Cram started yesterday and runs until Sunday, April 22nd.  All students are encouraged to visit the GRCC Library to partake in the FREE snacks, study areas, and expanded tutoring services.  The library will be open during regular hours during the week and extended hours (10am until 10pm) on both Saturday and Sunday.

Also, another FREE drop-in printmaking session will be held again tomorrow, April 18th, from 10am until 12pm.  Don’t miss out on the fun!

And don’t forget—it’s amnesty week, which means library fines will be waived upon request all week long!

Happy studying!

 

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Cope Poetry Reading Tomorrow Night! April 12

David Cope Poetry Reading PosterJoin other poetry lovers – and celebrate National Poetry Month – when you attend tomorrow night’s poetry reading and book signing. Post-Beat poet and Grand Rapids Poet Laureate Emeritus, David Cope, will read from his newest book, The Invisible Keys, New and Selected Poems, as well as from poems that span his career. A long-time GRCC English professor, Cope sparked the poetic imaginations of many of his student and served as editor of Grand Rapids Community College Display Magazine for many years. Copies of Cope’s book published by Ghost Pony Press will be available for sale at $16.

  • 7:00 PM, Thursday, April 12.
  • LRC Library & Learning Commons 2nd Floor | 140 Ransom Ave. NE, GR, 49503 | Building #10 on the campus map).
  • Open to the public. | Refreshments | Public parking available in the Bostwick Parking Ramp. (# 8 on the campus map).

See our Poetry Subject Guide!

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Exam Cram starts next week!

Starting next Monday (April 16th) the GRCC Library will, once again, be hosting Exam Cram!  Come join us to take advantage of the quiet and group study areas, expanded tutoring services, crafting sessions, and FREE refreshments all week long!  We will be open during regular hours during the week and EXTENDED HOURS on both Saturday and Sunday.  And don’t forget—library fines will be waived upon request during the week of Exam Cram.  We look forward to seeing you!

Exam Cram April 2018 poster

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Exam Cram Crafting

Studies have shown that crafting can help reduce anxiety and improve concentration.  That’s why the GRCC Library, in collaboration with Craftsanity’s Jennifer Ackerman-Haywood, will be offering two introductory-level printmaking sessions during Exam Cram week (April 16th-22nd).  Here’s what you need to know:

WHEN? Monday, April 16th (1pm-3pm) and Wednesday, April 18th (10am-12pm)

WHERE? Room 206 (located on the 2nd floor of the GRCC Library)

WHO?  All students are welcome and there is no registration required

And don’t forget, free refreshments will be provided all week long!

 

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April is Poetry Month

GRCC’s Library has a great program planned to celebrate it.  Professor Maryann Lesert has this to say about GR Poet Laureate Emeritus David Cope’s newest work, “The Invisible Keys, New and Selected Poems.”

Please plan to join us Thursday, April 12, at 7PM in the Library & Learning Commons.David Cope Poetry Reading Poster Free and open to the public!

 

 

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