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Campus Climate Survey

October 07, 2019

Students are invited and encouraged to participate in the campus climate survey. This survey helps understand the diversity in the community at GVSU and make improvements accordingly.


October 01, 2019

Tyler Harmant is a second year biology student that is currently involved in a research project that was funded through NASA MSGC. He is loving his research and thankful for mentors, organizations, and fellow students for supporting him.

Success in GVSU's Spectrum Health EMBA Program

September 30, 2019

Spectrum Health has a successful EMBA program through a partnership with GVSU. Employees at Spectrum Health have been highly satisfied with the education. GVSU and Spectrum Health are looking for ways to build other partnerships in the future.


September 17, 2019

For over two decades, GVSU faculty and students have built a substantial record of obtaining MSGC fellowships and grants enriching the scholarship and education experience of both GVSU students and faculty. Last year, GVSU secured approximately $75,000 in

13th Annual Physical Therapy Research Day

July 08, 2019

13th Annual Grand Valley State University Doctorate in Physical Therapy Research Day

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Upcoming Events

Nguyen's Thesis Defense

October 18, 2019 9:30 AM

Quang Tran Nhat Nguyen Master of Science in Engineering Thesis Defense Announcement   Title: Modeling and Improvement of Electronic Waste Collection System   Committee: Huihui...

Margaret Sellers Walker Distinguished Practitioner Lecture Series

October 23, 2019 6:00 PM - 8:15 PM

On Wednesday, October 23rd from 6:00-8:15 pm in the Loosemore Auditorium in the DeVos Center a lecture in honor of Margaret Sellers Walker will be held. Ms. Walker was a prime example of leadership...

Lane Thesis Defense

October 24, 2019 1:15 PM

Molly Lane Master of Science in Biology Thesis Defense Announcement Title: The implementation of qPCR beach monitoring methods: analysis of a multi-lab validation study and the role of environmental...

Kleindl Thesis Defense

October 25, 2019 3:00 PM

Paige Kleindl Master of Science in Biology Thesis Defense Announcement Title: Impacts of Shoreline Restoration and Source of Nutrient Enrichment on Macrophytes and Epiphytic Algal Communities Committee: Alan...

Annual Multicultural Seminar

November 1, 2019 8:30 AM - 3:00 PM

Of Walls and Wars: Dialogues to Bridge Differences About the 2019 Seminar: Despite the array of heartwarming slogans and clichés regarding the value of diversity, having meaningful conversations...

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Annual Events

3-Minute Thesis Competition

3-Minute Thesis Competition

The 3-Minute Thesis Competition is an annual event held in February where graduate students have 3 minutes to present their independent research.

Graduate Showcase

Graduate Showcase

The Graduate Showcase is designed to present and highlight exceptional work done by graduate students

Dean's Citations Awards

Office of Graduate Studies Dean Citation awards

The Graduate Dean's Citations for Academic Excellence were created to recognize outstanding academic achievement of graduate students.