October 11, 2022 (Volume 46, Number 4)

CECI guides teacher academy in Kent County, draws interest from Gilchrist

The lieutenant governor visited the Kent Career Tech Center to learn about the academy and what it is doing to address the state's teacher shortage.


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Article by Brian Vernellis

Family Health Center opens second clinic in Finkelstein Hall

The clinic accepts walk-ins or appointments and is open on Mondays and Wednesdays.

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Article by Michele Coffill

WGS celebrates 50 years; students fill introductory sections

Renaming the intro WGS as a 100-level class has helped drive interest, as has rising public discourse around women's rights.

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Article by Michele Coffill

Open Enrollment begins soon; changes coming to wellness coaching program

Faculty and staff members can review their benefits October 25 through November 9.

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Provost among participants at Homerathon

The eighth presentation of Homerathon included yard games, readings and an art history lecture.

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Article by Peg West

Faculty and staff sketches

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

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What's happening on campus

Students can start their study abroad experience at a fair on October 18 in the Kirkhof Center.

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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

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