Community Journalism Workshop

by (Kiran Sood Patel)

Submitted 09-18-2017 under

Join us at the Cook Arts Center as we introduce the community to the "Who, What and Why" of community journalism in Grand Rapids and your local platform: The Rapidian! Now more than ever, it's important to come together and let your...

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The Rapidian to host fall photowalk through Heritage Hill, Night Out at Cottage Bar

by (The Rapidian)

Submitted 11-04-2014 under NONPROFITS

On Wednesday, November 12, we've got a full night planned for our Rapidian community. Right at 5 p.m., we invite you to come along on a color tour and architectural photowalk through Heritage Hill. Our walk will be lead by Tour GR ...

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Critical Discourse expands to seven events, invites public conversation

by (erictank)

Submitted 09-23-2014 under NEWS

This year ArtPrize will host an expanded version of its Critical Discourse Series at the HUB at 41 Sheldon Boulevard. The Community Media Center will serve as the official media sponsor covering the discussion via GRTV, WYCE and The...

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Ben Sollee - "Whole Lot To Give"

by (GRTV)

Submitted 10-23-2013 under NONPROFITS

During the WYCE Fall Fund Drive, Ben Sollee stopped by to play a couple of tunes on their way to a show at Wealthy Theatre. 

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Join us: Storytelling as city-building

by (jleff)

Submitted 05-18-2013 under OPINION

In the city-building world, we call people who create places "place makers." In this placemaker category you have urban planners, developers and architects - the people who make the things that create a sense of place. However, cities are...

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Join us: The Rapidian says thank you with hyperlocal donor incentives

by (Renato)

Submitted 05-14-2013 under OPINION

Our fund drive officially starts today! You may have noticed invitations already in your Facebook community or elsewhere that Rapidians are asking you to “Join Us.” Well, today, you finally can. Why should you join us? Maybe you value...

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Join us: Readers Council to guide Rapidian efforts

by (Holly)

Submitted 05-13-2013 under OPINION

We at The Rapidian are surrounded by a very generous community. We are blessed to have an incredible number of very invested community members. It's not just reporters, photographers, mentors and interns, either. Our readers are invested as well...

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Steven Davison honored as Rapidian Reporter of the Quarter

by (Renato)

Submitted 01-16-2013 under OPINION

Steven Davison is an active member in both the politics and music beat at The Rapidian and has published six articles ranging in topics from band and album reviews to political issues such as DecriminalizeGR. To say he has been an active member...

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New internship opportunities available with The Rapidian

by (Renato)

Submitted 12-03-2012 under OPINION

At The Rapidian, we are constantly looking for ways to improve and develop citizen journalism. We vehemently believe in increasing the flow of hyperlocal news to the Grand Rapids Community and are working to create a culture where people throughout...

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The Rapidian expands coverage boundaries

by (Holly)

Submitted 09-14-2012 under OPINION

The Rapidian is now available for coverage of "the City of Grand Rapids and its surrounding areas," which includes Walker, Grandville, Wyoming, Kentwood, Grand Rapids Township, East Grand Rapids, Planfield Township, Ada, Comstock Park and...

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