March 22, 2022 (Volume 45, Number 14)

Faith Connect Initiative will support recruitment, retention efforts for students of color

Organizers said this effort will strengthen the relationship between church and university to build a stronger future for the Black community.

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Article by Michele Coffill

Health Professional and Graduate School Fair set for March 24

More than 50 state and national programs will be represented at the in-person event.

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GVFaces: Jenna Stehouwer

The academic department coordinator for Visual and Media Arts advocates for student voices and student art.

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Article by Camryn Snider

Grand Valley partners with MOASH to host youth summit

Nearly 450 students attended the LGBTQIA+ Youth Summit.

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Article by Michele Coffill

In Memoriam

This space pays tribute to the people who helped shape Grand Valley.

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Faculty and staff sketches

Members of the campus community who earned recognition, had research published or gave presentations are listed.

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Lecture by acclaimed poet closes Arts Celebration

The virtual event featuring Hanif Abdurraqib is April 5.

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Article by Peg West

CECI will screen documentary on teaching race in schools

The March 31 documentary focuses on efforts to ban books and curb teaching of 'divisive concepts.'

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Article by Brian Vernellis

Mosaic lecturer will discuss DNA topology

The annual series presented by the Mathematics Department celebrates diversity in the mathematical sciences.

March 22, 2022 (Volume 45, Number 14)
Article by Peg West


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:
Mary Eilleen Lyon associate vice president
Sherry Bouwman university communications assistant
Sheila Babbitt social media coordinator
Katherine Barnard motion graphic designer
Michele Coffill associate director of publications
Bill Cuppy creative director, video and multimedia
Hannah Farrell  social media coordinator
Chris Knape director of university communications
Dave LeFurge-McLeod videographer
Tony Packer videographer
Amanda Pitts senior photographer
Kendra Stanley-Mills photographer
Brian Vernellis communications specialist
Peg West associate director of strategy/digital content

Other University Communications publications:
Grand Valley Magazine, published quarterly; visit gvsu.edu/gvmagazine 
GVNext, web publication; visit gvsu.edu/gvnext , for daily news updates and video features