Alumni Connections

The school of computing values continuing connections with their alumni. We love to hear what you've been doing since leaving the university, how your education has impacted your career or continued education, and the connections you've maintained. Now that you've left the school of computing, consider giving back to the next generation of computing students in one of the many ways listed below! Or, consider telling us about what you've been up to since graduation by participating in an alumni success story. 

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How to Give Back

Make a Donation

Please consider helping the GVSU School of Computing provide a high-quality learning experience for today’s students—and tomorrow’s professionals—by sharing your treasures through financial support.

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Sponsor a Senior Project

Senior projects provide a culminating experience for computing students. They provide an opportunity for students to collaborate with others to solve real-world problems. 

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Support a Student Intern

Internships provide the tools students need to learn to be in the workforce. 

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Alumni in 5 Spotlights

Bailey Webb '19 Spotlight

Bailey Webb '19

Grand Valley gave me some of the best memories, such as studying abroad in Ghana with the Honors College, working at the Dean of Students office and CLAS advising.

Abigail Gbewonyo '18 & '21 Spotlight

Abigail Gbewonyo '18 & '21

One of my favorite memories at GV was being a Graduate Assistant. This opportunity allowed me to work closely with faculty professors and receive mentorship in both my research and professional journey.

Jeff Yin '08 Spotlight

Jeff Yin '08

It's so hard to choose one GVSU memory. Some of my best memories include hall hockey in Pew (sorry about all the noise everyone), all the intramural sports, Relay for Life, and traveling down to Alabama to watch Grand Valley win a national championship.

Matthew Shan '21 Spotlight

Matthew Shan '21

My favorite GV memory was when three other GVSU students and I went to CalvinHacks and won third place with a Chrome clickbait detector.

Gloire Rubambiza '18 Spotlight

Gloire Rubambiza '18

One of my favorite GV memories is the bus trip from Michigan to the Undergraduate McNair Scholars conference in Buffalo and Niagara Falls, NY.

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Alumni Success Stories

From Film Classes to DreamWorks; Advice from a GVSU Computing Alum on Following Your Dreams

From Film Classes to DreamWorks; Advice from a GVSU Computing Alum on Following Your Dreams

Charles Billingsley graduated from Grand Valley State University in 2019 with two degrees. One in Computer Science and one in Film & Video Production.

Nov 16, 2021

From New Graduates to Entrepreneurs, Computer Science Alums Talk their Business Journey

From New Graduates to Entrepreneurs, Computer Science Alums Talk their Business Journey

Matt Shaver and John Spencer both graduated from Grand Valley in 2010 with their bachelor's degrees in Computer Science.

Oct 4, 2021

Graduate Alumna Wins Selective Fellowship

Graduate Alumna Wins Selective Fellowship

Katherine Skocelas came to the School of Computing and Information Systems in the Summer of 2017 after earning a Bachelor of Science in Advertising and Public Relations from GVSU.

Aug 24, 2020

Former IS student joins Amazon

Former IS student joins Amazon

Thomas Rudd (BS in IS) has had an interesting and exciting career since he graduated from GVSU in 2017. Upon graduation, Tom joined the Ford Motor Company in Dearborn Michigan.

Feb 11, 2020

GVSU graduate co-founds Michigan Software Labs

GVSU graduate co-founds Michigan Software Labs

Joshua Hulst graduated from GVSU with a BS in Computer Science (Honors College) in 2009.

Nov 22, 2019

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