The Rapidian


New Reporters: What have we gotten ourselves into?

Submitted 02-07-2011 under OPINION


Catalyst Radio: Healthy Corners to help corner groceries offer healthy alternatives to youth

Submitted 02-04-2011 under NONPROFITS

This week, Mark C. Lewis of Neighborhood Ventures fills us in on a new initiative to instill healthy habits in urban youth. Partnering with universities and local hospitals, they're working with local


In Anticipation of Tina Brown's GR Vacay...

Submitted 01-31-2011 under OPINION


Catalyst Radio: West Grand Neighborhood Organization

Submitted 01-28-2011 under NONPROFITS

This week, we speak with Nola Steketee, executive director for West Grand Neighborhood Organization. West Grand is home to CMC - Bridge and one of the biggest neighborhood organizations in Grand Rapid


Catalyst Radio: Outside the Lines challenges nonartists to put their art supplies where their mouth is

Submitted 01-21-2011 under NONPROFITS

Outside the Lines is putting on its inaugural auction - a competition for nonartists - one week from now, and event coordinator Kendra Herington previews the event.


Catalyst Radio: Heartside Downtown Neighborhood Association

Submitted 01-14-2011 under NONPROFITS

We welcome two guests, Rob Conrad and rap artist Daryl Holt from the Heartside Downtown Neighborhood Association who tell us what to look forward to at tonight's Heartside talent show.


Catalyst Radio: Kevin Den Dulk encourages his students toward community engagement

Submitted 01-07-2011 under NONPROFITS

The Rapidian has been working with classrooms to submit content for the last several semesters. We talk with Professor Kevin Den Dulk, about students' participation.