Convocation

Convocation

The ceremonial occasion is observed as a time to honor distinguished faculty members, welcome incoming freshmen, and celebrate the beginning of a new academic year. About this photo

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Open Everything exhibit

Open Everything exhibit

Today, All Day
Come explore the concept of "information as a commodity" and learn more about issues surrounding access to information. The exhibit is interactive and encourages visitors to explore Open Access, Open Data, Open Education Resources, and Open Source Software.
Les Nabis: French Prophets of Modern Art, A Selection from the Robert L. Hoskins and Erwin A. Raible Collection of Fin de Siècle French Prints. A Gift of Elaine Rutowski Shay

Les Nabis: French Prophets of... Modern Art, A Selection from the Robert L. Hoskins and Erwin A. Raible Collection of Fin de Siècle French Prints. A Gift of Elaine Rutowski Shay

Today, 7am - 7pm
The word “Nabis” means prophet in Hebrew and Arabic and was a term applied to a rebellious group of young art students at the Académie Julian in Paris, France. The poet Henri Cazalis (1840 - 1909) coined the term “Les Nabis” by drawing parallels between these...
Student Artwork for New Science Laboratory Building

Student Artwork for New Science... Laboratory Building

Today, 8am - 5pm
The Art Gallery acquires artworks from students in the Art & Design Department and School of Communications to add to the collection whenever possible. The pieces on display in the Thornapple Room are examples of what has been acquired for inclusion in the new Science Laboratory Building,...

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Convocation speakers welcome new students

Convocation speakers welcome new students

Convocation speakers welcomed new students to Grand Valley by offering them advice while presenting challenges.
President Haas participates in #ALSIceBucketChallenge

President Haas participates in #ALSIceBu...cketChallenge

Following Convocation August 22, Grand Valley President Thomas J. Haas participated in the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge.
Grand Valley contributes to 'brain gain'

Grand Valley contributes to 'brain gain'

Grand Valleys retention rate is the third highest in the state at 71 percent.