Alumni in the News


Alumnae who founded food pantry return for ceremony

September 23, 2016

Alumnae who founded the student food pantry return to celebrate its new space.

Record number of students moving on campus

August 22, 2016

A record-number of students began moving on campus at Grand Valley Monday.

Professor and alumni paint mural in Grand Rapids sister city

August 19, 2016

The mural is located in the heart of Bielsko-Biala, Poland.

Orlando shooting: Alumna provides coverage

June 27, 2016

Stephanie Allen, reporter for the Orlando Sentinel, was at the heart of the scene throughout coverage of the Pulse Nightclub shooting on June 12.

Grand Valley alumnus, grad student take administrator, teacher of the year honors

May 4, 2016

A Grand Valley alumnus and a graduate student in the university's Master's of Educational Leadership program were awarded administrator of the year and teacher of the year awards, respectively, by the Michigan Association of Public School Academies May 2.

Volunteer during Community Outreach Week

March 18, 2016

The ninth annual Community Outreach Week will run March 19-26, when members of the campus community can team with family and friends to volunteer for service projects in the name of Grand Valley.

Reception will honor trio for their contributions to sports

January 25, 2016

Two alumnae and a longtime faculty member and coach will be honored at the Celebrating Women in Sport and Physical Activity reception, set for Saturday, January 30, from 1-3:30 p.m. in the Fieldhouse.

New events highlight Homecoming

October 23, 2015

Laker fans will find a host of activities available during Homecoming, set for Saturday, October 24.

Day of volunteering will honor GVSU alumna who died

October 13, 2015

Friends and family members of an alumna who died a year ago are organizing an annual day of volunteering in her honor.

Scholarship created in memory of alumnus who died battling wildfires

August 24, 2015

A scholarship has been created in memory of Richard Wheeler, an alumnus who died last week while battling wildfires in Washington.

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