Innovation Fund proposal will accelerate open educational resources

The most recent proposal to the Innovation Fund will seek to expand University Librariesý publishing capacity for open educational resources, or OER. The Innovation Fund, one of President Philomena V. Mantella's initiatives to propel Grand Valley forward, will invest specifically in proposals that cover one of the five presidential priorities outlined by Mantella.

Apr 9, 2021


Needle and vaccine vile.

Virus Action Team update: On-campus student vaccine clinic scheduled

Metro Health will lead distribution of the Johnson & Johnson vaccine at a GVSU clinic for students on April 16 at the Fieldhouse on the Allendale Campus.

Apr 8, 2021

four people in masks seated at tables in front of sign at Fort Valley State University.

Agreement with HBCU creates pathway for students, helps diversify area workforce

Grand Valley signed an agreement with an HBCU in Georgia that will support students in a master's degree program in engineering/computing and help diversify the talent pipeline for West Michigan employers.

Apr 8, 2021


GVSU economics expert: Local recovery strengthens

Brian Long said although the 2021 economy is poised to grow at the fastest rate in more than 60 years, questions about the 2022 and 2023 economies are beginning to emerge.

Apr 8, 2021


GVSU mourns death of film and video program founder

Barbara Roos also served as associate director of the School of Communications.

Apr 7, 2021


Faculty member expects creativity shown during switch to online learning to have lasting impact

GVNext is showcasing stories on how faculty members such as Chris Harper optimize virtual learning.

Apr 7, 2021


Getting back to 'We': Authors discuss lessons learned from history, potential for new American upswing

The virtual presentation was part of the final installment in the Presidential Roundtable series.

Apr 6, 2021


Mt. Vernon Ave. at Fulton St. in Grand Rapids closed for construction beginning April 7

The intersection will be closed while crews work on turning Mount Vernon Avenue into a pedestrian campus, featuring a pathway, green space and a bike trail.

Apr 6, 2021


SSD at 25: Students discover passion for research

More than 13,700 Grand Valley students have presented their research since the event was established in 1996.

Apr 6, 2021


History faculty member named director of Kutsche Office of Local History

Nora Salas, associate professor of history, has been named director of Grand Valley's Kutsche Office of Local History.

Apr 6, 2021