Events

Great Decisions Global Discussion Series: "Migration to Michigan: Challenges and Opportunities

Great Decisions Global Discussion Series: "Migration to Michigan: Challenges and Opportunities

February 8, 2016 6:00 PM - 7:15 AM

As a part of the Great Decisions Global Discussion Series, Mr.Goei, the former owner of Eastern Floral who now leads Michigan's Office for New Americans discussed how Michigan receives the third...

Outstanding Paper Award

Outstanding Paper Award

February 10, 2016 All Day

The Department of Political Science and International Relations program are holding our third annual Outstanding Paper Award competition. We invite all students who major or minor (including...

Paul B. Henry Congressional Internship

Paul B. Henry Congressional Internship

February 15, 2016 All Day

The Henry Internship places a GVSU student in the Washington, D.C. offices of one of Michigan’s U.S. Representatives or Senators during the spring/summer 2016 session.  Students may also...

Great Decisions Global Discussion Series: "Climate Change: Local Solutions to Global Problems"

Great Decisions Global Discussion Series: "Climate Change: Local Solutions to Global Problems"

February 15, 2016 6:00 PM - 7:15 PM

When it comes to climate change, the local can impact the global! Former Mayor Heartwell draws on his decades of work creating a more sustainable Grand Rapids and insights gained for...

Great Decisions Global Discussion Series: "Never Again: the UN's Role in Genocide Prevention"

Great Decisions Global Discussion Series: "Never Again: the UN's Role in Genocide Prevention"

February 22, 2016 6:00 PM - 7:15 PM

Though 70% of Americans believe the U.S. should prevent mass atrocities world wide, according to a recent study by the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, how do we do it? Dr. O'Bannon discusses...

Career Fair

Career Fair

February 25, 2016 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Career Fair is for Everyone! First & Second Year Students: explore job titles, career paths & employers Juniors: meet employers & learn about internship opportunities Seniors &...

Human Rights Minor Kickoff Event

Human Rights Minor Kickoff Event

February 25, 2016 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM

Brooks College Human Rights Program, Department of Political Science & GVSU Student Senate are sponsoring Human Rights Minor Kickoff Events! Join us as we welcome two dynamic guest speakers...

Great Decisions Global Discussion Series: "Our Allies in the Middle East: the Future of Kurdistan"

Great Decisions Global Discussion Series: "Our Allies in the Middle East: the Future of Kurdistan"

February 29, 2016 6:00 PM - 7:15 PM

Kurdistan, a mountainous area made of of parts of Turkey, Iraq, Iran, and Syria, is home to one of the largest ethnic groups in the region: the Kurds. Most in the West know them as a close U.S. ally...

Great Decisions Global Discussion Series: "Is Korean Reunification Possible?"

Great Decisions Global Discussion Series: "Is Korean Reunification Possible?"

March 14, 2016 6:00 PM - 7:15 PM

At the end of World War II, Korea was divided in two.Today, North and South Korea couldn't be further apart.Concerns of North Korea's supposed hydrogen bomb testing has created heightened tensions...

Great Decisions Global Discussion Series: "ISIS: What Don't We Know?"

Great Decisions Global Discussion Series: "ISIS: What Don't We Know?"

March 21, 2016 6:00 PM - 7:15 PM

Patrick Skinner is a consultant of the Soufan Group (Ali Soufan was the FBI Special Agent investigating international terrorism cases after 9/11). He brings a fresh perspective to address the dangers...