Three vocational experts present on 'The Future of Work'

by (World Affairs C...)

Submitted 03-05-2020 under NONPROFITS

Globalization. Automation. Underemployment and the gig economy. What are the trends that have been shaping patterns of work? How will government, industry and educators respond to the new opportunities and challenges created by change? Just as...

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August vote to decide fate of Kent District Libraries

by (rachelcc)

Submitted 07-28-2014 under LOCAL LIFE

An issue on the ballot affecting the majority of Kent County residents is the Kent District Library millage. KDL depends on millage monies for operations, and this August's ballots will give voters a chance to decide if they want to continue...

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Second Annual Write Michigan short story contest now open

by (TSzakal)

Submitted 10-21-2013 under LOCAL LIFE

In an effort to find the next great short story, Kent District Library has teamed up with Schuler Books & Music, Pooh’s Corner and Capital Area District Libraries to offer the Second Annual Write Michigan Short Story Contest which is open...

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Catalyst Radio: KDL establishes new Local Indie collection, supporting West Michigan talent

by (Catalyst Radio)

Submitted 03-08-2013 under NEWS

Don't have time to listen now? Download the mp3 and listen at your leisure.   INTERVIEW Kent District Library is gathering materials created by Michigan writers and musicians, and is dedicating space in two library branches for the new...

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Month of the Author: Schuler Books collaborates with Write Michigan contest

by (PFeutz)

Submitted 11-13-2012 under LOCAL LIFE

The end. When does an author actually feel like writing those words? When the final period is punched onto the final draft? Or when the book is brought to print and in the hands of hungry readers? This month writers in any stage of their story will...

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