Rochester College E-NewsJanuary 2011  
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Community leaders honor Garth Pleasant  
Prior to a December 20 game with Oakland University, OU Coach Greg Kampe honored Garth Pleasant for his outstanding career. After video comments by MSU Coach Tom Izzo and former Piston Joe Dumars, community leaders presented Coach Pleasant with a new car. To read an "Oakland Press" news article, click here.
Nursing laboratory nears completion  
In preparation for a site visit from the State of Michigan Board of Nursing, the Rochester College School of Nursing is installing a fully-equipped nursing lab. Once the traditional bachelor's program in nursing is approved, the lab will serve as a hub of learning activity. For more information about the lab, click here.

Project receives national news coverage 
"NBC Nightly News" recently aired a feature on the Little Dresses for Africa program. Kay Norman, an RC instructor, leads an effort that has produced over 2,000 dresses. Gale Edwards, a 1967 graduate and instructor, illustrated a small children's book that is given with the dresses. To view the coverage, click here.
Ham Library hosts February art exhibit
Rochester College's Ham Library will feature an exhibit by Jacob Lawrence February 1-27. Lawrence, one of the nation's leading African American artists, created the images to honor the famed abolitionist John Brown and his crusade to end slavery. The exhibit is sponsored by the Michigan Humanities Council.
Upcoming Events

Winter Play - Driving Miss Daisy
February 17-20, 2011
Contact Julayne Hughes at 248.218.2149 for ticket information
Warrior Friday (College Preview Day)
February 25, 2011
Contact Admissions at 800.521.6010 (option 3) for information
Contact Information
Larry Stewart, Director of Alumni Relations or 248.218.2023