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Johnson named to Michigan Women's Hall of Fame

August 12, 2014

Dorothy A. Johnson, noted philanthropist and namesake of Grand Valley's Dorothy A. Johnson Center for Philanthropy, will be inducted into the Michigan Women's Hall of Fame on October 30 at a ceremony in East Lansing.

Alumna to compete on Jeopardy

July 11, 2014

Tonight's episode of "Jeopardy" will feature the alumna who graduated in 2007. She was named the champ of the July 10 episode.

Alumni Golf Outing set for July 19

July 2, 2014

Grand Valley alumni, friends and supporters are invited to the Alumni Golf Outing, set for July 19 at the Meadows.

Kelly Cares Foundation supports new scholarship

June 23, 2014

There were few dry eyes in the house after former Laker football coach Brian Kelly and his wife, Paqui, announced their support for a Grand Valley scholarship that honors a Laker legend.

Former GVU Foundation director and longtime AWRI supporter dies

May 5, 2014

Victoria Verplank, a longtime supporter of Grand Valley State University's Annis Water Resources Institute, died May 1 at the age of 69.

Students receive scholarships to study abroad

May 2, 2014

The Padnos International Center announced the students who earned scholarships to participate in study abroad programs.

Grand Valley alumna to study carnivorous plants in Asia

April 28, 2014

Rachel Schwallier, '04, has received a prestigious P.E.O. Scholar Award to support her doctoral work at Leiden University and Naturalis Biodiversity Center in the Netherlands.

Grand Valley alumnus named to Albanian cabinet post

April 11, 2014

Veliaj was named Minister of Social Welfare and Youth last fall, and said he has high hopes to accomplish many goals on fronts including employment services, labor issues, social services, youth, pensions and more.

Twin world record attempt

April 6, 2014

Fifty-two sets of student twins plus 12 sets of alumni twins may set a world record, and it certainly set a mood for a festive, family celebration April 6 at Grand Valley.

International Space Station crew request film by Grand Valley alumnus

March 12, 2014

Alumnus David J. Ruck's new film, "I Want to Be an Astronaut", will have its "orbital premiere" aboard the International Space Station, with an audience of astronauts from around the world.

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