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Study abroad spurs decision to practice medicine abroad

Study abroad spurs decision to practice medicine abroad

Alumna finds a passion for international life after study abroad experience, will soon be a physician in Asia.
Survivalist starts own school

Survivalist starts own school

Alumnus find balance, connection to nature, teaches survival skills to others.
Alumnus receives research grant

Alumnus receives research grant

Wittbrodt received the Carl Gisolfi Research Grant from American College of Sports Medicine.
Student beats odds to run marathon

Student beats odds to run marathon

Three years ago, Scott Lacey lost his vision. That didn't stop, or slow, his plans.
Thum wins Scientist of the Year

Thum wins Scientist of the Year

Ryan Thum, an AWRI researcher, has been awarded Scientist of the Year honors.
Borza named Teacher of the Year

Borza named Teacher of the Year

Borza named Outstanding Teacher of the Year by the West Michigan Environmental Action Council.
Gould summers with turtles

Gould summers with turtles

A Student Summer Scholar studied turtles to find out why a certain species is losing it members.
Alum named Teacher of the Year

Alum named Teacher of the Year

Bolhuis is the 2013 American Association of Petroleum Geologists Science Teacher of the Year.
Student gets Perrigo Fellowship

Student gets Perrigo Fellowship

Anthony Hage was awarded a Perrigo Fellowship at the Life Sciences Institute in Ann Arbor.
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."
Chemistry dept. wins green award

Chemistry dept. wins green award

Grand Valley's chemistry department received the Michigan Green Chemistry Governor's Award
Geology class project published

Geology class project published

A project by alumna Heather Hill was published recently by the Geological Society of America
Student wins geology award

Student wins geology award

Esther Posner's artistic approach to her field led to award-winning presentation at a conference
Climate study receives NSF grant

Climate study receives NSF grant

The NSF has funded a project to measure how fast oceans absorb carbon dioxide in the atmosphere
Prof receives nursing honor

Prof receives nursing honor

Kirkhof College of Nursing Professor Linda Scott will be inducted by American Academy of Nursing
Senior wins research scholarship

Senior wins research scholarship

Kyle Schneider, a senior chemistry major, won scholarship geared to math and science students
Mattox named top science prof

Mattox named top science prof

The Michigan Science Teachers Association recognized GVSU associate professor Steve Mattox
Student takes mock trip to Mars

Student takes mock trip to Mars

An engineering grad student simulated a trip to Mars to see if the planet could support humans
Student scholar met challenges

Student scholar met challenges

James Dells accepted fellowship to seek a doctorate degree at Indiana University medical school
Café Scientifique's global reach

Café Scientifique's global reach

West Michigan scientific forum is on the map with others worldwide, thanks to national grant.
Student wins geology scholarship

Student wins geology scholarship

Keisha Durant, of Trinidad, won an academic scholarship from a national geology association.
Grants impact chemistry teaching

Grants impact chemistry teaching

Chemistry students and educators will get support from a new professional development program.
WISE housing offers support

WISE housing offers support

Academic living community supports women science, math, engineering and computer science majors