Winter 2018 College Marshals Announced

Dean Antczak announced the commencement marshals for Winter 2018.  Renee Zettle-Sterling (VMA) and Allison Metz (MTD) will lead the way on April 28 morning commencement and Merritt DeLano-Taylor and Erik Nordman (BIO) will guide our lines in the afternoon

Spanish and Sociology Spell Success

Emily Ruehs, Spanish major and Sociology minor class of 2008, has just accepted a tenure track position at Elmhurst College outside Chicago.

Recent Grad Follows her Dream

Erin Feiner '16, earned a Basic Pass Certification in Unarmed Stage Combat under Visiting Prof. Mueller with the Society of American Fight Directors.

Theatre Alumna Joins Chicago Comedy Scene

Lauren Branstetter '11 is now a graduate of Second City's conservatory and making her way in the comedy scene in Chicago and New York.

Professor Diven, Political Science and International Relations, researches and teaches in Sri Lanka

Polly Diven, Professor of Political Science and IR Program Director, spent the month of February teaching and researching in Sri Lanka.

Mackenzie Strom '16 takes GV to Kennedy Center

The GVSU Dance Company was selected from a pool of more than 500 collegiate ensembles to perform in Washington D.C. at the 2016 National College Dance Festival.

Jennifer Ventimiglia, empowering others

Jennifer is now working with unaccompanied minors in East Oakland and studying at UC Berkeley in the Graduate School of Education's Principal Leadership Program. 

Edward Cardenas, CLAS Alumni Board member

Edward Cardenas, BA in International Relations and a minor in Spanish 1995, was recognized by the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences through the 2006 Distinguished Alumni-in-Residence program and is a member of the CLAS Alumni Board.

Classics grad recruited by unique school

Mark Beckwith took a mythology class while a student at Grandville High School, so when he came to Grand Valley a Classics course in Ancient Greek sounded interesting. “I thought it would be cool and give me some bragging

Study Abroad in Tanzania Student Teachers In Video

GVSU and University of Missouri students taught in Tanzanian schools as part of a study abroad program.  See their inspirational video:      

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