Innovation Grant Recipients

Innovation Grant Recipients

2017-18 Innovation Grant Recipients:

Anna Maria Clark – TRIO/Student Support Services
Common reading for study away course – “Dime Quien Soy” by Julia Navarro

Scott Garrard – Visual Arts Department; John Doneth, Nicholas Pinckney, Nathan Haney – Manufacturing Program
3D Design partnership with Manufacturing program to design a sculptural metal bench

Megan Lockard – English Department
Support for the development of collaborative assignments and projects within the new English Department curriculum

Connie Morris - Criminal Justice
Diversity and Cultural Competence training materials for GRCC Police Academy courses

Susan Mowers – English Department
Support for the development of collaborative assignments and projects within the new English Department curriculum

2016-2017 Armen Innovation Grant Recipients:

Kate Byerwalter - Psychology
Read and Feed - Book discussion with students and faculty focused on "Writings on the Wall" by Kareem Abdul-Jabbar and Raymond Obstfeld

Brian Daily - Academic Support and Tutoring Services
Business Learning Community Student Support: Opening Access to Materials - Pilot use of tablet technology to access Open Educational Resources in the Business Tutoring Lab

Hillery Haney - Language and Thought
Tournees Film Festival - French film festival for students in collaboration with GVSU

Scott Garrard - Visual Arts
Design Solutions by 3D Art Students - Students will practice the Standford DSchool brainstorming principles to solve real-life design challenges

Megan Lockard - English
Composition Curriculum Training Workshops - Hands on faculty workshop focused on composition curriculum revision

Susan Mowers - English
Composition Curriculum Training Workshops - Hands on faculty workshop focused on composition curriculum revision

Felix Periero - Business
GRCC Entrepreneur and Innovator's Network - Prepare a group of students to compete in the MWest Challenge

Sheila Schindler - Psychology
A Community Conversation on Death and Dying - Students will plan and implement a community conversation on death and dying

Brent Spitler - Business
Business Learning Community Student Support: Opening Access to Materials - Pilot use of tablet technology to access Open Educational Resources in the Business Tutoring Lab