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Alumna wins national writer's award

Alumna wins national writer's award

Prize money will help Britteney Kapri tour in support of her book.
College experiences open doors for U.P. resident

College experiences open doors for U.P. resident

A new major and joining student groups opened doors for a Korean native.
Creating avenues for study abroad

Creating avenues for study abroad

A student creates a social network site for others with disabilities who want to study abroad.
From writing degree to Paper app

From writing degree to Paper app

A graduate put his liberal education degree skills to work at some of Silicon Valley's top companies.
Grad's company earns award

Grad's company earns award

A startup company created by an alumnus earned an award from the West Michigan Hispanic Chamber.
Alumnus named ATHENA recipient

Alumnus named ATHENA recipient

A 2003 graduate is the first Laker to receive an ATHENA Young Professional Leadership Award.
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
Students win national ad awards

Students win national ad awards

Two students took most promising minority honors in American Advertising Federation competition
Student journalist wins award

Student journalist wins award

Hispanic community outreach helped Jane Newton win top honors in national newspaper competition
Award honors Kowalski-Braun

Award honors Kowalski-Braun

An award has been named in honor of Women's Center director Marlene Kowalski-Braun
Ad students win national honor

Ad students win national honor

Nicole Blanchard and Anna Lawrence were among 40 promising minority students in national award
Reed names alumna assistant dean

Reed names alumna assistant dean

Grand Valley alumna Serilda Summers is the new assistant dean of residence life at Reed College
Alumni create new organization

Alumni create new organization

GVSU alumni founded BL2END, a group geared toward young professionals of color in Grand Rapids
Alum helps launch Japan exchange

Alum helps launch Japan exchange

Yuichi Kondo is the associate dean of academic affairs at Reisumeikan Asia-Pacific University
Student wins national ad award

Student wins national ad award

The American Advertising Federation honored Karina Moy as a Most Promising Minority Student
HTM student awarded scholarship

HTM student awarded scholarship

Erica Ellis won a $7,000 scholarship from the Hispanic College Fund
Student wins geology scholarship

Student wins geology scholarship

Keisha Durant, of Trinidad, won an academic scholarship from a national geology association.
Helping African immigrants

Helping African immigrants

As president of Humanity for Africa, Jacques Mangala helps African immigrants adjust to the U.S.
WISE housing offers support

WISE housing offers support

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

Essential experience

A GVSU journalism student interned at Essence, the leading magazine for African American women
NSF grant helps women in science

NSF grant helps women in science

$500,000 National Science Foundation to advance careers of women science and engineering faculty