March 8, 2022 (Volume 45, Number 13)

GVSU clinic to conduct hearing tests for campus community members

All Lakers will receive a discounted rate on hearing tests at the clinic.


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Article by Anna Young

Employee recruitment time could be cut in half under new process

Staff from Human Resources and other campus partners reveal changes to the recruitment process after continuous improvement meetings.

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Article by Michele Coffill

Modernization of administrative software for faculty and staff

Beginning next summer, Grand Valley will transition administrative software to Workday.

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Article by Anna Young

Faculty and staff sketches

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

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Medical colloquy panelists will discuss 'trusting science'

The DeVos Medical Colloquy will be presented virtually on March 21. Register by March 18.

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Article by Michele Coffill

Arts Celebration continues with Poetry Night

Three poets will share their work during a virtual event March 14.

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Article by Peg West

Faculty and Staff Campaign kicks off

The annual campaign runs through April 8.

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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:

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
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 
GVNext, web publication; visit , for daily news updates and video features