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A history of dental health in Grand Rapids

Rachel Potter
Tue, 05/17/2016 - 10:45am

LOCAL LIFE: Grand Rapids has had a long (and sometimes painful) history of dental care, but progress and better treatment for its citizens has been steady.

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Catalyst Radio: local connections to Syrian Conflict

Catalyst Radio
Fri, 05/20/2016 - 3:01pm

NEWS: Host Katie Gordon speaks with Dr. Sam Attal and Dr. Mohammad Saleh, Syrian-born American doctors who have been helping Syrians affected by the conflict both in Grand Rapids and internationally.

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The Rapidian welcomes new Managing Editor

Elizabeth Rogers Drouillard
Tue, 05/17/2016 - 4:48pm

PLACE-MATTERS: Kiran Sood Patel joins The Rapidian this week, excited about citizen journalism as an in-depth way to pursue engagement with the communities we live in.

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Highlighting city’s mental wellness resources, GoSite hosts...

Thu, 05/19/2016 - 9:52am

NEWS: The Well Being, The Collaborative Wellness Center, and GR Center for Healing Yoga join forces at the GoSite on Thursday, May 26 to discuss services and participate in wider dialogue about Grand Rapids’ wellness offerings.

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When free college is not enough

Benjamin Oliver - 05/03

Free college alone is not the cure to poverty. To address one inequity, we must address them all by authentically engaging those who have been marginalized. Only then is there hope for inclusive growth that benefits all.

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