Monthly Archives: February 2015

Registration for Summer and Fall Starts March 2

Registration for Summer and Fall, 2015, classes begins March 2. The assigned web registration times for the first two days of both Summer and Fall semesters registration are listed below.

Number of Credits Earned: Register beginning:
60 or more credits 8:00am, Mon, March 2
30 or more credits 10:00am, Mon, March 2
12 or more credits 12:00pm, Mon, March 2
1 or more credits 2:00pm, Mon, March 2
Any current or returning student 4:00pm, Mon, March 2
Open to all students 8:00am, Tues, March 3

 

Understanding Healthy Relationships Webinar Feb 26

Led by peer advocates from Loveisrespect.org, this session will focus on understanding healthy relationships, the warning signs of dating abuse, and how to help someone who may be experiencing abuse. Peer advocates will also discuss what teens and young adults are experiencing based on their interactions with them through the phone, online chat and text.

Webinar: 3 p.m. to 4:30. Register at: http://svy.mk/1ESjsSu

Who Should Attend this webinar? Grantees from the following fields are encouraged to attend: adolescent pregnancy prevention, runaway and homeless youth, and domestic violence. Service providers from health, education, welfare and income supports programs, workforce, justice, military, housing, emergency management fields; healthy marriage and responsible fatherhood grantees; Federal and State employees; Stakeholders with an interest in addressing dating abuse and healthy relationships; and the general public.

Winter Weather Advisory

The National Weather service in Grand Rapids has issued a Winter Weather Advisory for falling and blowing snow which is in effect From 4 a.m. to 7 p.m., Tuesday.

Hazardous Weather:

* Strong winds will develop late tonight and persist through much of Tuesday. Gusts over 35 mph are expected which will result in considerable drifting and blowing snow.

* Falling snow is expected to result in accumulations of 2 to 4 inches from Ludington to Harrison to 1 to 3 inches for Grand Rapids to Mount Pleasant and generally an inch or less for Lansing and Jackson. Additional snow is possible Tuesday night. The snow will arrive in the Ludington region first by 6 am then build southeast toward Grand Rapids by 11 am. The snow is not likely to start in Lansing or Jackson until the afternoon.

* Wind chill values of 15 degrees below zero are likely around daybreak.

Impacts:

* Snow covered and slick roads…some of which could become impassable in rural open areas.

* Near zero visibilities at times especially north of a Muskegon to Big Rapids line.

* Possible school/event delays or closures.

Precautionary/Preparedness Actions:

* The Michigan Department of Transportation reminds motorists to adjust speeds based on the conditions and to “Take it slow in ice and snow.”

* Weather preparedness information is available on line at www.ready.gov/winter and http://go.usa.gov/5og

Information provided by The National Weather Service in Grand Rapids MI / LCC Emergency Management & Safety Services.

Final Winners Announced

Congratulations to LCC students Robbie Savageau and Bandana Pant. Each won a $25 gift certificate for taking the Food for Thought survey. All LCC students are invited to participate and become eligible for a chance to win a $25 gift certificate to Subway or Gibson’s.

The survey has been competed. Thank you for your participation.

New Student Parking Lot

Students: We’ve heard your parking concerns and we are happy to announce that additional parking is now available for you in Lot M beginning February 19, 2015! The Lot is located at the 600 block of North Chestnut Street and is open Monday-Friday from 7 a.m.-11 p.m. Click here for parking information, or to view Lot M on the campus parking map.