First-rate Faculty

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"There are several things I love about teaching at Grand Valley, but I have to say one of the best things about teaching at Grand Valley is the students. They are very respectful and they make teaching a lot more rewarding." - Thuy Simpson, Finance Department See more


Beckering Family Carillon Concert Series: Olesya Rostovskaya, carillonneur

Beckering Family Carillon Concert... Series: Olesya Rostovskaya, carillonneur

Today, 12pm - 1pm
The 15th annual Beckering Family Carillon International Concert Series closes with a performance by Russian carillonneur Olesya Rostovskaya. Open to the public. Free admission. This concert will take place rain or shine. Free parking available in Watson Lot, south of Fulton Street, behind...
China in Western Minds

China in Western Minds

Tomorrow, 7am - 7pm
From early Roman trade contact through the Silk Road to the modern television comedy Fresh Off the Boat, China has asserted its influence upon western culture, philosophy, and the decorative arts in a myriad of ways. China in Western Minds explores this phenomenon and provides a striking overview...
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

Tomorrow, 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...


Faculty to discuss challenges of interpreting translated texts

Faculty to discuss challenges of interpreting... translated texts

"Literature in Translation" will take place August 5 at 6:30 p.m. in Grand Rapids.
21st annual Summer Film Project wraps production

21st annual Summer Film Project wraps production

"The Lens" filmed for six consecutive days around West Michigan.
Summer Scholars, McNair Scholars ready for showcase

Summer Scholars, McNair Scholars ready for... showcase

Twenty-five students in the Student Summer Scholars (S3) program and 16 McNair Scholars will present research... on topics ranging from muscle performance to operettas in the 1880s to genetic variations in bats during the annual Student Summer Scholars Showcase.