Alumni in the News


Partnership stirs up holiday cheer, supports alumni-owned business

December 21, 2020

Alumni Relations and Stir It Up Bakery partner to offer cookie kits in place of holiday brunch.

Prepared for the next journey: Virtual graduate celebration recognizes class of 2020

December 11, 2020

More than 1,800 Grand Valley students were recognized for earning their degrees.

Cimitile names new vice provost for Graduate and Lifetime Learning

December 10, 2020

Kara H. Van Dam currently works as a VP and dean at the University of Maryland Global Campus.

Members of GVSU Black sorority begin campaign for endowed scholarship

November 18, 2020

The Lambda Pi Chapter established a scholarship to celebrate its 45th anniversary at GVSU.

Athletic training, physical therapy graduate helps players for NFL's San Francisco 49ers perform at highest level

October 7, 2020

Taylor Witczak said the strong Grand Valley network has played a key role in his career.

GRPD police chief named to police standards commission

August 17, 2020

Payne earned a bachelor's degree in criminal justice from Grand Valley in 1986.

Two departments team to offer virtual professional development opportunities to alumni, community

August 6, 2020

Next webinar is Seidman College of Business Dean Diana Lawson, discussing leading change on Aug. 12.

Alumni Business Directory aims to enhance Laker community

July 2, 2020

More than 100 companies are listed online in the new Alumni Owned Business directory. 

Alumna leads Grand Rapids window activation project

June 15, 2020

Jasmine Bruce led a project to create murals on boarded-up businesses in downtown Grand Rapids.

Earning a master's degree during a pandemic: alumna finds learning form of self-care

June 9, 2020

Counterman juggles work, home challenges with new MPA courses.

Page last modified December 21, 2020