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Amazing Women of Color to lead OKT events

by (OKT)

Submitted 05-02-2016 under NONPROFITS

As part of its Women of Color strategy, Our Kitchen Table is bringing some amazing women to Grand Rapids to educate and inspire.  May 12: Detroit food justice and media activist, Lottie V. Spady will facilitate OKT's Women of Color Cook,...

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The Spirituality of Human Work

by (cicadmin)

Submitted 09-10-2015 under

The Spirituality of Human Work Thursday, November 12, 5:30-7:00pm Bradford Mathis Director Mission Integration, Mercy Health Saint Mary's Mathis currently serves as director of Mission Integration at Mercy Health Saint Mary’s. He is...

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Toward a Spirituality of Human Work

by (cicadmin)

Submitted 09-10-2015 under

Toward a Spirituality of Human Labor Thursday, October 22, 5:30-7pm Presented by Fr. Thomas Massaro, S.J. Dean and Professor of Moral Theology Jesuit School of Theology of Santa Clara University Christian ethical reflection has long pondered the...

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Love matters: GR Forward speaker says love important factor in city-building

by (Holly)

Submitted 02-03-2015 under NEWS

Downtown Grand Rapids, Inc. is bringing Peter Kageyama, noted speaker and author on civic engagement and the creative class, to Grand Rapids next Thursday, February 12, for the next in their "Forward Thinking Speaker Series"...

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GR Forward Thinking continues series with Theresa Reno-Weber

by (erictank)

Submitted 01-06-2015 under NEWS

On Thursday, January 15 at 6 p.m. GR Forward will continue its "GR Forward Thinking Speaker" series with Louisville based Chief of Performance Improvement for the office of the mayor, Theresa Reno-Weber.  Reno-Weber holds a bachelor...

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Celebrated panelists to discuss role of art in urban landscapes

by (rpontius)

Submitted 09-23-2013 under NEWS

“The Re-Imagined City” panel discussion is coming to the HUB at 41 Sheldon on September 23. The panel discussion is part of ArtPrize’s Speaker Series featuring Eva Franch I Gilabert and Reed Kroloff. The panelists will discuss the...

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ArtPrize speaker series to engage questions of urbanism

by (Holly)

Submitted 09-17-2013 under LOCAL LIFE

This year, Artprize is presenting a full roster of events - a speaker series- talking about art and artists, as usual. But this year, the organization chose to center a good portion of the programming around the theme of art and its intersection...

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Failure-Lab to host show in Detroit

by (Ana Olvera)

Submitted 08-29-2013 under LOCAL LIFE

Failure-Lab, the Grand Rapids-based speaker series that focuses on failure rather than success, will soon be making its way to Detroit. The show will be held November 21 at the Detroit Opera House. The inaugural show in May sold out the 400-seat...

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"Fireproof" Your Marriage - What the divorce lawyers don't want you to know

by (Jewly Warren)

Submitted 08-25-2010 under OPINION

I was asked to review the series “Love and Respect,” by Emerson Eggerichs, by my pastor for the purpose of advertising the upcoming seminar series to be presented by Redeemer Lutheran Church along with the movie, "Fireproof." I brought the series...

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Rapid Growth panelists dissect the value of art in Grand Rapids

by (dennetmint)

Submitted 06-17-2010 under NEWS

Photos by Jon Clay  Rapid Growth Media held the fifth monthly segment of its speaker series last night at Wealthy Theatre. The topic of the night was "Good business is the best art."  Panelists included Brian Kelly (owner of Brian Kelly...

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