Events

Day of the Dead (Dia de los Muertos)

Day of the Dead (Dia de los Muertos)

October 30, 2014 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Mexican Artist, Roli Mancera will build the altar. Students can bring a picture of a loved one who has passed away to place on the altar!

Civil Discourse Symposium

Civil Discourse Symposium

November 3, 2014 5:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Civil Discourse for Civic Engagement Date: November 3, 2014 Time: 5:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m Location: Charles W. Loosemore Forum, L. William Seidman Building In recognition of...

A Sustainable Future for Micronesia: The World Park Project

A Sustainable Future for Micronesia: The World Park Project

November 5, 2014 6:15 PM - 7:15 PM

The Honorable John Ehsa, Governor of Pohnpei, Federated States of Micronesia, will give a presentation on "A Sustainable Future for Micronesia: The World Park Project." This event...

BPS: GR Community Foundation Site Visit

BPS: GR Community Foundation Site Visit

November 7, 2014 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM

This visit will provide students with the opportunity to learn about the Community Foundation and all of the work they are doing to make GR a wonderful place to be. The organization itself plays many...

America Recycles Day

America Recycles Day

November 15, 2014 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Join a day of Community Recycling!  Anything from clothes, electronics, and pharmaceuticals. 

WGVU Radio Spot - Honors College

WGVU Radio Spot - Honors College

November 19, 2014 9:30 AM - 10:00 AM

On November 19, Jeffery Chamberlain, Director of the Frederik Meijer Honors College, will be on the WGVU Morning Radio Show at 9:30 a.m. They will discuss the Honors College. Please tune in!

Who am I now? Aging (& not always gracebully!) in the academy

Who am I now? Aging (& not always gracebully!) in the academy

November 19, 2014 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Judy Whipps, Processor, Liberal Studies and Philosophy

CRP: Emergency Planning Panel Discussion

CRP: Emergency Planning Panel Discussion

November 19, 2014 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

In her book, “Five Days at Memorial,” Fink explores the emergency management planning (or lack thereof) that led to much of the chaos at Memorial Hospital. What goes into a emergency plan?...

Funding Opportunities for Enhancing Your Teaching and Scholarly/Creative Activities

Funding Opportunities for Enhancing Your Teaching and Scholarly/Creative Activities

November 21, 2014 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Find out about internal funding opportunities at Grand Valley related to enhancing your teaching practices and scholarly/creative activities. Representatives from the Pew Faculty Teaching and Learning...

Best Practices in Interdisciplinary Teaching

Best Practices in Interdisciplinary Teaching

December 5, 2014 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM

This panel discussion will focus on helping you to think about new pedagogical strategies, assignments, and in-class activities to enhance integrative interdisciplinarity in your courses.  Open...