Stories of Elders Book Release Party

The official launch party for “Stories of Elders: What The Greatest Generation Knows About Technology That You Don’t” by local author Veronica Kirin, featuring 15 local elders. This book represents the collective experience of the Greatest Generation as technology changed our society – for better or for worse. It is both a preservation of our history and an example of […]

Recap of Uncut, Student-Produced Documentary, “Rhythm & Race: A History of African American Music in Grand Rapids”

On Tuesday, February 28, West Michigan Center for Arts + Technology (WMCAT) premiered its uncut, student-produced documentary, “Rhythm and Race: A History of African American Music in Grand Rapids.” The first premiere of the documentary drew a packed-house at the Urban Institute for Contemporary Arts. Attendees of all ages and walks-of-life attended the premiere, many of which experienced the racial […]