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AWRI, Notre Dame researchers to study pollutant transfer by migrating salmon

April 2, 2013

Two Grand Valley State University researchers, who have studied accumulation of contaminants in non-native salmon in the Great Lakes and tributary watersheds, are beginning a new research project with a team from the University of Notre Dame to see if variables in watershed landscapes impact contaminant levels in stream resident fish.

Professors help create state plan for Autism education

March 19, 2013

The Michigan Autism Spectrum Disorders Plan addresses needs of 16,000 students and 50,000 individuals living with ASD in Michigan.

The NHL drafts the wrong players due to birthday bias

February 27, 2013

A hockey player's birthday strongly biases how professional teams assess his talent, according to a new study by Grand Valley researchers.

Are professional football players obese?

February 1, 2013

Jeffrey Potteiger, dean of Graduate Studies, contributed to a story about the size of football players for Smithsonian.com.

Students present at Capstone Conference

December 12, 2012

More than 60 senior English majors presented their undergraduate theses during the English 495 Capstone Conference.

Kent County charitable giving tops $600 million, Grand Valley's Johnson Center reports

November 14, 2012

Charitable giving in Kent County topped $600 million in 2010, according to a new report released by Grand Valley State University's Johnson Center for Philanthropy.

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