Study Abroad

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Study Abroad

Events

A Woman Abroad: Artistic Adventures in Cold War Morocco

A Woman Abroad: Artistic Adventures... in Cold War Morocco

Tomorrow, 7am - 7pm
Inspired by her grandfather, Mathias J. Alten’s visit to Morocco in 1912, Grand Rapidian, Anita M. Gilleo embraced the opportunity to live and work in Casablanca during the early 1950s. While working for the Army Corp of Engineers at Nouasseur Air Base, Gilleo collected the sights and...
Work in Progress: Sketches and Studies by Mathias J. Alten

Work in Progress: Sketches and... Studies by Mathias J. Alten

Tomorrow, 7am - 7pm
It is rare in the artistic process for a finished work to flow fully realized from a painter’s imagination directly on to the canvas. More often it is a case of trial and error, extended contemplation, and several discarded attempts. Looking at preliminary sketches can serve as an interesting...
Paya Lliklla, Las Tejedoras de Chari, Perú:  Reweaving Traditions in the 21st Century

Paya Lliklla, Las Tejedoras de... Chari, Perú: Reweaving Traditions in the 21st Century

Tomorrow, 8am - 5pm
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

New Music Ensemble performs at national parks

New Music Ensemble performs at national parks

The ensemble traveled more than 3,000 miles across 10 states to perform at four national parks June 29-July 12.
GVSU measuring economic impact of Grand Haven visitors

GVSU measuring economic impact of Grand... Haven visitors

Faculty and students from three departments are researching tourism in Grand Haven.
Summer Scholars ready for showcase

Summer Scholars ready for showcase

Emily Noordyke turned her hobby into a research project; Eric Sheffield linked his experience with dementia patients... to his research on brain density.