News and Events


News and Information

Student Paper of the Year Award

December 09, 2019

Beverly Harkem is a recent graduate from the Master of Philanthropy and Nonprofit Leadership program at GVSU. She was selected as a recipient of the 2019 SEIGov Student Paper of the Year Award.

Researching Her Way to the Top

November 26, 2019

Katherine Skocelas is a former GVSU student who graduated with her Master of Science in Computer Information Systems. She was a NASA MSGC Fellowship contestant and spent her last summer performing research.

Students: Nominate Exceptional Graduate Educators for GSA Faculty Awards

November 18, 2019

Recognize educators who have had the largest impact on your learning or experience as a graduate student at Grand Valley.

2020 MAGS DISTINGUISHED MASTER'S THESIS AWARD NOMINEES ANNOUNCED

November 11, 2019

MAGS has announced two nominees for theses in the Biological/Life Sciences and Humanities categories. Joseph Altobelli and Molly Stabler were selected and will be recognized in 2020.

NASA Michigan Space Grant Consortium Graduate Fellowship Researcher - Francesca Golus

October 22, 2019

Francesca Golus is a graduate biology student who is participating in research where she is studying captive chimpanzee populations. This opportunity was made possible through the NASA Michigan Space Grant Consortium and the Detroit Zoological Society.

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Upcoming Events

Bates Thesis Proposal

December 11, 2019 10:00 AM

Kayla Bates Master of Science in Criminal Justice Thesis Proposal Announcement Title: Exploring Professional Perceptions of Trauma Informed Programming in a Correctional Facility Committee: Carrie...

Groeber Thesis Proposal

December 11, 2019 12:00 PM

Hanna Groeber Master of Health Science in Biomedical Science Thesis Proposal Announcement   Title: CD8+ T cell and anti-melanoma immune response in a mouse model with microbial experience   Committee: Kristin...

Gadelha Thesis Proposal

December 11, 2019 2:00 PM

Malu Silva Martins Gadelha Master of Science in Criminal Justice Thesis Proposal Announcement   Title: An Analysis of Female Serial Killers – The Correlation Between Childhood...

Howard Thesis Proposal

December 11, 2019 3:00 PM

Robert Howard Master of Science in Criminal Justice Thesis Proposal Announcement Title: An evaluation of the predictive accuracy of the Los Angeles County Probation Department's Risk and...

Jones Thesis Defense Announcement

December 12, 2019 3:00 PM

Bettina Jones Master of Science in Clinical Dietetics Thesis Defense Announcement   Title: Patient Perception and Effects of Mediterranean Diet on Cardiovascular Risk when used in...

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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.