Alumni celebrated GVSU and each other at in-person events in Arizona and Grand Rapids.
Susan Proctor '98 & '20 was named Grand Valley's director of Alumni Relations and returned to the office where she started her GVSU career.
With more than 131,000 alumni, you are never far from a fellow Laker.
See a preview of Homecoming events in October and review past events.
Alumni from across the country connected virtually with Grand Valley through workshops and webinars hosted by Alumni Relations.
The Young Alumni Council partnered with Stir It Up Bakery to produce cookie kits for the event.
Alumni were encouraged to participate in a new initiative, Project Pen Pals, to welcome students to campus.
To welcome the newest Lakers to the alumni family, Alumni Relations collected notes of congratulations, campus memories, or pieces of advice for the Class of 2020.
Seven trailblazers, including people who were among the first African Americans at Grand Valley as students or faculty members, led a Founders Day event for students.