Airport Goes Global

This past January, the airport was designated as a U.S. port of entry, meaning corporate flights from outside the country will be able to fly directly into Lansing. Eventually, so will international cargo planes and, hopefully, even passenger airlines.

Fun things to do in Lansing

There’s no excuse for lamenting, “There’s nothing to do in Lansing!” Lansing and its surrounding communities offer an amazing variety of things to do, places to go and people to see. Whether your interest lies in the arts, outdoor and indoor recreation, nature, family-friendly activities, history, politics, exploring other cultures or just chilling out with friends and family, Lansing has it all. From swimming to singing to the Museum of Surveying (yes, we have one, and it’s the only one in Michigan), mid-Michigan residents can find enough to keep them busy 24/7.

What follows is only a partial list of what’s available. A complete list along with descriptions, reviews and recommendations would fill an entire issue of The Greater Lansing Business Monthly, but this will get you started on your journey to discover the many attractions available in your community. Visit the websites listed for more information.

IT Firms Focus on Recruiting

Local IT companies, such as the ones highlighted in this issue, have proved to be steady and successful businesses within the community. They are promising companies with a vast array of growth potential. So why are they facing such a challenge when it comes to attracting recruits? A recent poll developed by Robert Half Technology […]

AUC Program Offers LCC Students Diverse Options

In 1988, Hortense Canady, John Hearns and Addie Morrow went to then LCC President Gannon to propose a truly innovative and unique partnership between Lansing Community College and the Atlanta University Center (AUC) in Georgia. When Gannon visited the AUC and spoke with officials there, he pledged LCC’s participation, which, since that time, has served […]

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