The Rapidian

Grand Rapids Community Media Center

WYCE Training Chronicles, Part 1

by (marnmatt77)

Submitted 08-09-2018 under LOCAL LIFE

I read the email. And I read it again. I must have gone over it at least a dozen times since it was sent. I know what it says… it just still feels like a dream. “Congratulations! You’ve been accepted into WYCE Programmer Training...

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Exciting summer at your Community Media Center

by (grcmc)

Submitted 07-24-2018 under PLACE-MATTERS

Rockin' on WYCE! It has been an amazing year at WYCE! From celebrations on the airwaves to some truly amazing live music experiences, our crew and volunteer programmers are building community through music! In February we held the 19th Jammies...

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Nonprofit video production services offered through Community Media Services

by (wayneglatz)

Submitted 07-10-2017 under NONPROFITS

There is an area of the Grand Rapids Community Media Center and GRTV that you may have never heard of, but could provide you and your organization with an invaluable service. Community Media Services, or CMS, is a division of GRTV that specializes...

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City of Grand Rapids launches new bicycle safety education campaign

by (GRTV)

Submitted 05-10-2016 under NONPROFITS

Yesterday, the City of Grand Rapids launched Driving Change, its largest effort to educate motorists, bicyclists, and the community on how everyone can share the road safely. “Grand Rapids actually has a crash rate [between cars and bicycles]...

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3:11 Youth Housing develops safe, affordable housing for homeless youth

by (GRTV)

Submitted 09-22-2015 under NONPROFITS

It’s estimated that there are about 80 youth between the ages of 18 and 24 who are homeless on any given night in Kent County. “Youth are experts at hiding within the general population, by blending in, or they’ll be couch surfing...

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The Rapidian: our community news resource

by (GRTV)

Submitted 05-20-2015 under NONPROFITS

Because you’re here on therapidian.org reading this article, you likely have an idea about what The Rapidian, a service of the Community Media Center, is all about. But why is it so important that our community has access to this free,...

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Our place, your voices: From there to here...Together

by (laurie)

Submitted 05-14-2015 under OPINION

Editor's note:  This article comes to you from the creator and founder of The Rapidian, and former Executive Director of the Community Media Center. We consider her the mother of The Rapidian here, and will forever be grateful for creating...

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WYCE seeks listener support with Spring Fund Drive

by (WYCE)

Submitted 03-30-2015 under NONPROFITS

A message from station manager AJ Paschka   As you read this article, WYCE 88.1FM is running its 2015 Spring Fund Drive. Listeners are invited to help us keep this unique organization funded. We are a radio station that is listener funded and...

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UICA reveals special preview of ArtPrize exhibit

by (GRCMC Media Ed)

Submitted 09-12-2014 under NONPROFITS

UICA Exhibition Curator, AJ Paschka, gives us a special preview of their ArtPrize Exhibit. Learn about the artists and their works, as well as the collaboration theme, and see how it evolves as you progress through the exhibit.  CMC Education...

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Focus on Issues: Panhandling in Grand Rapids

by (GRTV)

Submitted 09-10-2014 under NONPROFITS

The latest episode of Focus on Issues focuses on panhandling in Grand Rapids. In early June, the Grand Rapids City Commission attempted to pass an ordinance that would put limitations on panhandling, such as banning begging from motorists. The vote...

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