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Just Who Are These CTA People?

Greater Grand Rapids Region

Why is this CTA Program important to me?  Here are a few reasons.  In simple terms – Certified Tourism Ambassadors are professionals in hospitality, hotels, restaurants, museums, arenas, concert halls and at large scale public events both business/commercial and volunteer-based.   85 more words

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University Department Chair and Artist Sonya Clark Uses Her Head to Win Top Prize in Art Competition

Sonya Clark, chair of the Department of Craft and Material studies at Virginia Commonwealth University in Richmond, shared the first prize at ArtPrize, an international competition held annually in Grand Rapids, Michigan. 105 more words


September 2014 - Lion and Tigers and BRIDES, Oh my!

September 1st – Bring on the night shift 

I got a long 5 days to transition from my first day to night shift schedule. Thanks to some good nurse friends, we all stayed up on Skype together until 3am. 209 more words


【Trip】Lower Michigan Oct. 2014

This was a one-day trip on the first Saturday of October. The goal of the trip was to observe the color changing of the leaves along the entire Blue Star Hwy and then divert to Grand Rapids for the… 284 more words


The Deep-Pocketed ArtPrize to Open Second Edition in Dallas in 2016

ArtPrize, the organization that gives away a whopping $500,000 in prizes every year in Grand Rapids, is planning to expand to the land of spurs and ten-gallon hats—that would be Dallas, Texas. 202 more words


ArtPrize expanding to Dallas


In a move about a year in the making, ArtPrize is expanding to Dallas.

An independent 501(c)3 nonprofit organization was created to bring the art competition to Texas. 578 more words


Artprize 2014

Artprize! I’ve been hearing about this art festival for several years, and I made a last-minute trip to Grand Rapids, Michigan in mid-October to catch the end of it. 209 more words