When: Monday, September 25, 2023 (2:30 p.m.)
Where: Kirkhof Center Grand River Room
What: You are invited to attend a listening forum
with the nation's first Chief Growth Officer, Hilary Doe, on Monday,
September 25 at 2:30 PM in the Allendale Campus’s Kirkhof Center Grand
River Room. As part of the Growing Michigan Together Listening Tour,
Hilary is meeting with people all over the state to develop strategies
that will make Michigan the best place in America to accomplish your
dreams. Do you want to launch your career? Build a business? Start a
family? Serve your community? All of the above? Whatever “making it”
looks like for you, we want to make sure that’s possible here in the
Why did you choose to go to college here in Michigan? And what will
it take to get you to stay after you graduate? We need to hear from
you. Hilary will deliver a report to Governor Whitmer in December that
includes your feedback and solutions. Now is the time to provide your
input and make your impact on Michigan’s future.
As an added bonus, two randomly selected GVSU students who attend
this listening forum will receive a $500 scholarship for the Winter
2024 semester! We’re serious about removing barriers to your success.
To be eligible, you must intend to take classes in Winter 2024, meet
satisfactory academic progress requirements, and attend the entire
event on 9/25. Additional details about this award are available upon request.
Please use this form to RSVP. And don’t forget to tell a friend!
Email [email protected] or call (616) 331-2187 with any questions. To
learn more about the Growing Michigan Together Council, please visit