BEGIN:VCALENDAR VERSION:2.0 PRODID:GVSU Events Calendar BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART:20131016T080000 DTEND:20131016T170000 LOCATION:Red Wall Gallery\, Lake Ontario Hall DESCRIPTION:In January\, 2012 Grand Valley'\;s baseball team spent one week in Havana\, Cuba\, seeking challenging international competition\, a "\;study-abroad"\; and service-learning experience. \; Photography selection for this exhibit is by Gordon Alderink\, Associate Professor of Health Professions.\n\n\n\n \;\n\n\n\nMr. Tim Selgo\, Director of Athletics at Grand Valley\, established a policy that encouraged and provided resources for select GVSU inter-collegiate sport teams to travel abroad to compete and have a cultural experience. \; When the international travel opportunity was presented to Coach Lyon by Mr Selgo\, Cuba was the choice. \; GVSU would be the second college baseball team in U.S. History to play baseball in Cuba. \; In addition to the baseball competition\, the GVSU players were able to participate in the life of Havana as tourists and also assist in the work of FHA (First Hand Aid). \;\n\n\n\n \;\n\n\n\nThis exhibit will be on display August 23 to October 31. \; Free and open to the public. \; For more information call the GVSU Art Gallery at (616) 331-2563 or visit":" \; www.gvsu.edu/artgallery/. \;\n\n\n\n \;\n\n\n\nFor more information on study abroad contact the Barbara H. Padnos International Center at 616-331-3898 or visit \; www.gvsu.edu/pic/\n\n SUMMARY:Home Run":" Laker Baseball Goes to Cuba PRIORITY:3 END:VEVENT END:VCALENDAR