Student Achievements


GVSU Biology Student Awarded Grant

April 12, 2021

Graduate Student Maggie Petersen was awarded a Michigan State Grants Consortium NASA grant to continue research on Microplastic feeding and sub-lethal effects on Yellow Perch.

Social Innovation Student Designing Diversity

February 15, 2021

Before she graduates in May as the first person to earn a Masters in Social Innovation from GVSU, one student is already making impacts connecting with community in a local professional organization.

Graduate Student awarded NASA grant

November 10, 2020

Graduate Student Randi Lesagonicz was awarded a Michigan State Grants Consortium NASA grant to continue research on detecting bugs in bat diets.

Graduate Student awarded NASA grant to continue work on the ecology of sand mine lakes

October 15, 2020

Katy Sheets, MSGC fellow and GVSU graduate student on the lab staff at the Robert B. Annis Water Resources Institute (AWRI) Steinman Lab, was recently awarded a grant from NASA to continue her research on the ecology of sand mine lakes.

GVSU Alumni Awarded NDSEG Fellowship

August 25, 2020

Kate Skocelas, '19, an alumni of Grand Valley�s Applied Computer Science graduate program, was awarded the National Defense Science and Engineering Graduate Fellowship from the Department of Defense.

Graduate Student Writes Blog for Nonprofit Leaders

August 10, 2020

Tamela Spicer, a graduate student in the Master of Social Innovation program, has developed a new blog titled "Change" based on research conducted in one of her courses. The blog focuses on nonprofit organizations and the need to develop resiliency among

Graduate Student with Three Master's Degrees Launches Counseling Practice

June 29, 2020

Lauren Presutti is a recent 2020 graduate who just launched a counseling practice called Presutti Counseling. Lauren has obtained three GVSU master�s degree over the course of 6 years.

Graduate Students Receive Grants for Summer Research

May 4, 2020

The Graduate School awards Presidential Research Grants to students completing independent research at GVSU.

Student Finds Success Through Academic Conference Fund

April 27, 2020

Shannon received funding through the Academic Conference Fund at GVSU to present her research at the UPCEA, Leaders in Professional, Continuing, and Online Education Super Regional Conference in Denver, Colorado.

A Student Competes to Be an Olympic Contestant

April 20, 2020

Christopher May has had many successes at GVSU including writing a research article with Barbara Baker and becoming eligible to compete for a position in the 2020 Olympics.

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