GVSU students, professor team up for global sustainability initiative

March 28, 2018

Marina Kaneti, Assistant Professor of Global Studies and Social Impact and four GSI students are contributing to an initiative supporting global sustainable development.

WGVU Morning Show with Shelly Irwin - The Grand Rapids Latin American Film Festival

March 24, 2017

Shelly Irwin speaks with the executive director of the Grand Rapids Latin American Film Festival. The mission is to provide opportunities for constructive dialogue across cultures and to enrich the social fabric of our community.

Ethnomusicologist discusses importance of Dominican music and dance

March 1, 2017

Dancing has always been a form of expression. For people in the Dominican Republic, dance is a crucial part of their culture. Paul Austerlitz, an ethnomusicologist, visited Grand Valley State University to talk about why this is.

Being a woman in Palestine

February 19, 2017

Samah Saleh examines everyday life under "Israeli Occupation." Hosted by Middle East Studies.

Talking about Race

February 9, 2017

Davidson College professor, Devyn Spence-Benson discusses complexities of ethnic issues in Cuba. Hosted by Latin American and Latino/a Studies and African/African American Studies.

Human Rights in the Atlantic World

September 20, 2016

Professor Andy Schlewitz talks with Shelly Irwin from GVSU's Morning Show about the upcoming Great Lakes History Conference/Conference on the Americas and the new Area and Global Studies major: Global Studies and Social Impact (GSI).

Area Studies changes name

September 9, 2016

Area Studies has changed its name to Area and Global Studies.

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