On Friday, April 26, 2013, Armen Awards participants and guests joined together to honor the hard work of all eight teams at the Historic Federal Building at Kendall College of Art and Design of Ferris State University. (click here to see video of the event)
Armen Awards Service Learning Team Projects (with video)
[First Place] The Community Dental Health course with Salvation Army-Booth Family Services providing oral hygiene education to pregnant teens and teen mothers.
[Second Place] The Principles of Physical Education course with East Leonard Elementary administering Organ Wise Guys helping children develop a healthy lifestyle.
[Third Place] The Mobile Device Security and Development course with the Collegiate newspaper creating a mobile app to increase access and readership.
The Child Psychology Honors course with Family Promise providing child-care services to homeless families seeking respite or time to seek employment.
The Community Transcultural Nursing course with American Red Cross teaching GRCC students the life-changing skill of CPR.
The College Writing course with Grand Rapids Public Library administering One Book, One City for Kids in Grand Rapids Public Schools.
The Consulting with Writers Honors course with GRCC’s Writing Lab training students to serve as tutors.
The Community Transcultural Nursing course with the North End Community Ministry educating its food pantry clients on healthy meal planning and recipes.