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Events

China: The Life of the Civilian

China: The Life of the Civilian

Today, 7am - 7pm
Life in the sprawling city of Kunming, in southwest China, reminded Grand Valley State University student photographer, Megan Lendman of the vitality of Chicago or New York City. Megan’s images of her month-long study trip to Kunming capture both the exotic and the familiar; while exploring...
Paya Lliklla, Las Tejedoras de Chari, Peru:  Reweaving Tradition in the 21st Century

Paya Lliklla, Las Tejedoras de... Chari, Peru: Reweaving Tradition in the 21st Century

Today, 7am - 7pm
In the Andean mountain village of Chari, Peru, a weaving cooperative of indigenous women are changing the structure of their lives. The weavers who make up Paya Lliklla utilize handicraft skills to fabricate woven trade goods marketed to clients well outside their local boundaries. Weaving...

News

Grand Valley Charter Schools Office receives formal accreditation from AdvancED

Grand Valley Charter Schools Office receives... formal accreditation from AdvancED

Grand Valley's Charter Schools Office has formally received accreditation from AdvancED, making the university... the first charter school authorizer in the nation to achieve the national AdvancED accreditation classification.
G3 Camp offers hands-on educational fun for grandparents, grandkids

G3 Camp offers hands-on educational fun... for grandparents, grandkids

Approximately 100 campers lived, learned and played on the Allendale Campus June 23-25.
Science on Tap collaborates with GRPL summer read

Science on Tap collaborates with GRPL summer read

The next "Science on Tap" lecture, hosted by Biomedical Sciences, will collaborate with the Grand Rapids Public... Library and delve into its summer read.