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Grand Valley students win awards at Math Fest

Grand Valley students win awards at Math Fest

Four Grand Valley mathematics students recently received awards for outstanding presentations at Math Fest, the annual summer conference of the Mathematical Association of America.
McNair Scholars ready for graduate school

McNair Scholars ready for graduate school

Graduates of the McNair Scholars program are prepared to find success as doctoral candidates.
Students ace French business exam

Students ace French business exam

Five students recently passed the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Paris exam.
Positively influencing education

Positively influencing education

Psychology graduate is making a difference in the emerging field of positive education
Student envisions cars of 2030

Student envisions cars of 2030

Imagine a car that could recognize when a driver is distressed.
Business students place 2nd

Business students place 2nd

Students competed against 24 teams at the Global Family Enterprise Case Competition.
Making the technical understandable

Making the technical understandable

Following an internship, a global company hired a writing graduate to help make user guides friendly.
Survivalist starts own school

Survivalist starts own school

Alumnus find balance, connection to nature, teaches survival skills to others.
Alum receives presidential award

Alum receives presidential award

Luke Wilcox received the Presidential Award for Excellence in Math and Science Teaching.
Alumna earns Phi Kappa Phi award

Alumna earns Phi Kappa Phi award

Grand Valley alumna Abigail DeHart has been awarded $5,000 by the Phi Kappa Phi honor society.
Alumnus uses perseverance to land job

Alumnus uses perseverance to land job

A Russian native used his Campus Dining experience as a student worker and his Grand Valley degree to get the job he wanted.
Grad students win ACG Cup

Grad students win ACG Cup

Two MBA students took first place in a business competition, winning $6,000.
Research leads to national presentation

Research leads to national presentation

A Student Summer Scholar extended gave a national presentation about teen mothers and literacy.
Top supply chain student

Top supply chain student

Sophia DeFlorio first at GVSU to receive Richter Scholarship for supply chain management.
Students' idea wins first place

Students' idea wins first place

Team Soletics took first place at the Accelerate Michigan Innovation competition.
Scholar publishes research on enzymes

Scholar publishes research on enzymes

An S3 participant publishes work on enzyme chemistry.
Cambridge University next for Grand Valley undergrad

Cambridge University next for Grand Valley undergrad

Katrina Maynes is headed to Cambridge University, a first for Grand Valley.
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.
Peace Corps blog highlights Laker

Peace Corps blog highlights Laker

An alum is the first Laker to be highlighted in a recruitment blog by the Peace Corps.
Student gets Perrigo Fellowship

Student gets Perrigo Fellowship

Anthony Hage was awarded a Perrigo Fellowship at the Life Sciences Institute in Ann Arbor.
Classics student presents at national conference

Classics student presents at national conference

Andrew Lund's portrayal of the first empress of Rome presented at national Classics convention
Study abroad leads to research

Study abroad leads to research

McNulty first U.S. student to do international undergraduate research at University of Deusto.
Alumna named Teacher of the Year

Alumna named Teacher of the Year

Bobbi Jo Kenyon named the 2012 Michigan Teacher of the Year.
KCON student earns scholarship

KCON student earns scholarship

A nontraditional nursing student received a generous scholarship from an area hospital.
Alumnus wins award for CPA score

Alumnus wins award for CPA score

Bryan Avery has accomplished what only a few hundred others have done in the last 90 years.