Alumni Connect Tour and Reception, Grand Rapids, MI

Fri, February 28, 2020 at MSU Secchia Center

STUDENTS: Professional Development Tour 

On Friday, February 28, 2020 a group of LBC students will travel to the west side of the state for a day of professional development. Students will visit a number of alumni sites, to further their awareness of careers available to Briggs graduates.

The day will end with the opportunity to dialogue with alumni through a panel discussion and a reception at the MSU Secchia Center. Dean Michele Jackson will be in attendance to connect with you.

Business casual attire required. 


Student registration details will be posted soon.

ALUMNI: Reception

5:00–6:30 p.m.

MSU Secchia Center, 15 Michigan Street NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49503 

Lyman Briggs College and the MSU College of Human Medicine are hosting Briggs students in downtown Grand Rapids for a day of professional development. Please join fellow alumni and Dean Michele Jackson for strolling hors d'oeuvres while you mix and mingle with current Briggsies, sharing your professional experience and advice for paths after graduation.


This is a free event, but space is limited. Register today via EventBrite.  


You have unique experiences to share with our students. 

We are looking for alumni volunteers willing to participate in a panel for roughly 45 minutes, sharing advice and insight on careers after graduation. We will provide a short list of questions to steer the conversation.


Please indicate your interest in volunteering via EventBrite.


The MSU College of Human Medicine Secchia Center parking is accessed through Parking Area 3 along the Medical Mile, accessible at the intersection of Michigan St and Bostwick Ave. Turn into the parking area at the traffic light and then turn left, you will drive past the hospital entrance and make a right turn into the parking ramp.
When you enter the ramp, take a pink ticket from the dispenser. Visitors may park on level P3 near the west end of the parking structure. Ensure you are following the green-colored ramp numbers. Use the green painted elevator bay furthest to the west and take the elevator to the 1st floor.

Parking costs $2 per half hour.

When you exit the Secchia Center, be sure to use one of the elevators labeled "Access to Parking" and proceed to the correct parking level.


If you have questions, contact Sarah Dickinson at