News at AQ

Aquinas students visit the Grand Rapids Public Museum’s off-site collections.

History Comes Alive for Students At Community Archives and Research Center

November 8, 2023

Longer class periods in Aquinas’ block model pilot program mean students have the opportunity to immerse themselves in each subject. For this history class, that means they have time to visit the Grand Rapids Public Museum’s off-site collections and see the past up close.

Class trip to Mackinaw Island to study history and culture of Anishinaabe

AQ Cultural Learning Trip with Little Traverse Bay Bands of Odawa Indians

November 6, 2023

Immersive learning allows students to explore the culture of indigenous people in Michigan.

Student smiling and laughing at desk with laptop. More students in the background and foreground.

Aquinas Students are Taking College One Class at a Time, Literally

October 24, 2023

Citing increased focus, reduced stress, flexibility, friendships and memorable experiences, students are thriving in the Block Model pilot program, also known as one-class-at-a-time scheduling.

The front of Holmdene Manor at night, with up-lighting and a glowing green light in the window

The Hauntings of Aquinas College

October 17, 2023

Are there ghosts on the campus of Aquinas College? Footsteps, voices and lights are just a few of the eerie reports of staff, faculty and students who live, study and work there. Read strange stories from Holmdene, Brookby, and Browne Center.

Students and Student Success Director Sara Haviland talk in the library at a table

Study Tables Offers Welcoming Community Space and Academic Support

October 4, 2023

Thanks to the Study Tables program, if students get stuck or stressed while working in the library, a wealth of resources are only a few steps away. Faculty and staff office hours, peer tutors, and Writing Center consultants are there every weekday to support students.


Nov 30 2023
12:15 PMAlbertus Magnus Hall of Science

Coldbrook Creek was once a visibly vital feature of the Grand Rapids area landscape, winding its...

Dec 02 2023
7:30 PMOur Lady Seat of Wisdom Chapel

A Service of Lessons and Carols is a program of Scripture and song that dates to the late 19th century....

Dec 07 2023
5:30 PM

Alumni and their families are invited to visit Santa and enjoy photos, hot cocoa, and Christmas...

Dec 07 2023
7:30 PMPerforming Arts Center

This biennial festival celebrates advanced AQ Theatre students, as we match them with local designers,...

Dec 09 2023
4:00 PMKretschmer Recital Hall in the Art & Music Center

Come and enjoy the full spirit of the Christmas Season as the Aquinas College Music Department presents...