September 19, 2023 (Volume 47, Number 2)

Faye Richardson-Green takes new career path with Honors College role

A veteran leader at Steelcase, Richardson-Green will provide students with examples of leadership and service that 'deepen their educational experience.'


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Article by Brian Vernellis

Town hall details Workday launch

Training sessions on the enterprise system will begin in November.

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Article by Michele Coffill

University leaders grow Detroit-area network

More than 14,000 Laker alumni live in Detroit and southeast Michigan.

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Article by Michele Coffill

President's corner

Growth in enrollment shows signs that learners see the university's commitment to opening access and providing an equitable education to all.

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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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Flu vaccination clinics available through late October

Flu vaccinations will be available on campus beginning September 25.

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Night walks offer participants opportunity to see approach to campus safety

Sign up to participate in a Campus Safety Night Walk, offered weekly from October 3-18.

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Article by Peg West

PCEC facility proves to be highlight at international conference

The Electromagnetic Compatibility Center, in the Shape Corp. Innovation Design Center, is a unique academic-industry partnership.

September 19, 2023 (Volume 47, Number 2)
Article by Michele Coffill

What's happening on campus

Upcoming events include a food drive for Replenish, faculty artist recitals and the Graduate School Fair.

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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:
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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