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Libman named Prof of the Year

Libman named Prof of the Year

Presidents Council named theater professor Karen Libman a Distinguished Professor of the Year
Grad starts snowboard business

Grad starts snowboard business

Longtime snowboarder and Grand Valley alumnus Joshua Skiles co-founded Marhar Snowboards.
Geologist alumnus makes his mark

Geologist alumnus makes his mark

Alumnus Gregg Swayze monitors ground zero dust and Mars minerals in his work as a geologist.
Physics prof wins top award

Physics prof wins top award

Kingshuk Majumdar is among the winners of Kavli Institute of Theoretical Physics' Scholar Award
Alum's research is cover story

Alum's research is cover story

Kyle Schneider's research was featured on the cover of the journal "Biochemistry."
Alum to be Coast Guard officer

Alum to be Coast Guard officer

Steve Smith was among nine selected nationally to be commissioned as officer in U.S. Coast Guard
Bare finds voice with ceramics

Bare finds voice with ceramics

Ceramics instructor Daniel Bare uses repurposed items in his latest project, titled Re/Claim
Student designer on solid footing

Student designer on solid footing

GVSU senior Tyler Way's custom shoe designs grace the feet of some of the NBA's elite.
PR student earns national award

PR student earns national award

GVSU senior Leah Zuber won a 2009 Public Relations Student Society of America national award
Alumnus keeps Big Band era alive

Alumnus keeps Big Band era alive

Alumnus Jeff Uban is the solo trumpet chair in the storied Glenn Miller Orchestra.
Student finds success with DOD

Student finds success with DOD

Cornelius Hicks was an intern with the U.S. Department of Defense, working at Army Headquarters
Bean lights up courts in Europe

Bean lights up courts in Europe

Laker alumnus Callistus Eziukwu is playing professional basketball in Europe.
Students win national ad awards

Students win national ad awards

Two students took most promising minority honors in American Advertising Federation competition
PT students assist the community

PT students assist the community

Physical therapy students and faculty members give back to the community with pro bono services
Intern has taste of movie magic

Intern has taste of movie magic

Film and video student Jacqueline Gerhardy works on a major motion picture filming in Michigan
Student volunteerism helps alumna

Student volunteerism helps alumna

A student activity while at GVSU led Lauren Lebow to become an activist in Metro Detroit
Students study Nicaragua clinics

Students study Nicaragua clinics

A pair of recent graduates spearheaded a trip to experience Nicaraguan health care and culture
Triathlete fights diabetes

Triathlete fights diabetes

Matthew Schoenherr recruited members of the Grand Valley Triathlon Club to fight type 1 diabetes
English prof earns state honor

English prof earns state honor

Jill VanAntwerp was honored by the Michigan Council of Teachers of English at annual conference
Alumnus finds success in photos

Alumnus finds success in photos

Kevin Michael Schmitz is building his reputation as a professional photographer nationwide
Native culture focus of trip

Native culture focus of trip

A group of students spent two weeks with the Saginaw Chippewa Indian Tribe on a reservation
Helping Central American farmers

Helping Central American farmers

A company started by alumnus Derrell Jackson guarantees a fair trade wage for coffee farmers
Music prof releases second CD

Music prof releases second CD

Second CD by associate professor and trumpeter Richard Stoelzel has been lauded by music critics
Singer surprises GVSU audiences

Singer surprises GVSU audiences

David Robinson sang at two high-profile GVSU events but he majors in public relations, not music
Chemistry dept. wins green award

Chemistry dept. wins green award

Grand Valley's chemistry department received the Michigan Green Chemistry Governor's Award