February 21, 2023 (Volume 46, Number 12)

Faculty celebrated for achievements at convocation ceremony

Provost Fatma Mili said faculty define the spirit and the culture of the university.


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Article by Michele Coffill

Proposals sought for April's Civic Engagement Showcase

The showcase celebrates civic and community partnerships; it returns after a three-year absence.

February 21, 2023 (Volume 46, Number 12)
Article by Michele Coffill

President's corner

The Reach Higher 2025 Showcase on April 21 will serve as a celebration of our strategic plan commitments.

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Faculty and staff sketches

Faculty and staff members who gave presentations, media interviews or had research published are listed.

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Exhibition puts focus on Ukrainian artwork, cultural traditions

Artwork from Alex Nikitin's collection will remain on exhibit through the end of the winter semester.

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Article by Peg West

GVFaces: Oindrila Mukherjee

Mukherjee took inspiration from Michigan's natural beauty to finish writing her novel during the pandemic.

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Article by Clemence Daniere

NPR journalist Deborah Amos discusses international war crimes with students

Deborah Amos, NPR international correspondent, said the road to bring Putin before the ICC has many obstacles.

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Article by Brian Vernellis

AWRI offers scholarships for summer, fall semesters

Students who are interested in researching water issues are encouraged to apply before the early March deadlines.

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What's happening on campus

Events include National TRIO Day, Talking Together event and French Fest, a piano chamber series.

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The GVSU Forum is published by University Communications; it is distributed bimonthly during the academic year and monthly during the spring/summer semesters. Send publication items to Michele Coffill, editor, c/o [email protected]. Web: gvsu.edu/forum

University Communications Staff:
Michele Coffill editorial director
Bill Cuppy assistant vice president, UComm – Creative and Multimedia Services
Sarah Dudinetz  social media manager
Ronda Huster university communications assistant
Katherine Kemp motion graphic designer
Chris Knape assistant vice president, UComm – Media and Public Relations
Dave LeFurge-McLeod senior videographer
Tony Packer associate director of video and multimedia
Amanda Pitts photography services manager
Julianna Schrier  social media coordinator
Corey Stamps  multimedia project specialist
Kendra Stanley-Mills associate director of photography
Brian Vernellis senior writer
Peg West  director of digital strategy and media relations
Samantha Drougle, student writer
Thomas Garrett, student writer

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