Alumni Professional Development

As a Laker for a Lifetime, GVSU is here to support you as you launch, advance, or pivot your career.


Digital Dialogues

Join the conversation! GVSU faculty, staff and alumni will lead informal discussions on a variety of topics. These events will begin with a brief presentation followed by group dialogue.

Digital Dialogues

Digital Dialogues

Webinars

Keep learning with a range of topics for your professional and personal life.

Upcoming Webinars

Watch Past Webinars

Webinars

Read with Lakers

Read with Lakers is a virtual opportunity for alumni to connect through books. Reading promotes lifelong learning by opening our minds to new ideas and perspectives. Through programming related to the book, we can share our thoughts, learn from one another, and have fun.

Read with Lakers

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Bright Ideas Breakfast

These events feature rotating topics that are applicable across industries facilitated by Grand Valley thought leaders along with breakfast and networking with fellow alumni.

*This series is currently on hold due to COVID-19.

Bright Ideas Breakfast

Alumni Clubs & Chapters

Connect with one of our local or national clubs and chapters for opportunities to network and share your Laker pride.

Clubs and Chapters

LinkedIn Alumni

View fellow GVSU alumni on LinkedIn. With options to search by location, industry, and more it's easy to make a connection.

LinkedIn Alumni Tool

Hire a Laker

You know as well as anyone that GVSU students and alumni are talented and well prepared. The GVSU Career Center can assist you in hiring a fellow Laker, whether for student internships and co-ops or full time positions.

Hire a Laker

Handshake

Handshake is a powerful online resource connecting GVSU students & alumni to top employers and career resources. As Lakers for a Lifetime, alumni continue to have access to the power of Handshake.

GVSU Handshake

Alumni Handshake Instructions

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Additional GVSU Resources