So much to love about 2019 at Grand Valley
Posted on December 19, 2019
From the announcement of Grand Valley’s fifth president, Philomena V.
Mantella, to the women's soccer team winning a sixth national title,
2019 has been full of unforgettable moments.
Here are just a few of the most memorable stories of 2019 that were
chosen based on their impact on campus, in the news and on social media.
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GVSU appoints fifth president; first woman
President Mantella announces lifetime resource for
alumni, talent epicenter for community
GVSU named a "Best Place to Work" by Forbes
GVSU earns national award for commitment to diversity
Students thank couple responsible for scholarship programs
Adoption hearing for faculty member made more
special by child’s kindergarten class attending
Attempt at world record periodic table part of
celebration of chemistry
Grant from W.K. Kellogg Foundation enables GVSU to
partner with BCPS
Lynn "Chick" Blue honored for career
dedicated to students, university
Expanded Hosford Football Center called 'home win’
Leaders announce Laker Effect Campaign goal extended
GVSU claims its 26th Presidents’ Cup overall,
including 21st consecutive
'Big Splash Week' kicks off Making Waves About Water initiative
Champs! Lakers capture sixth National Title
Basketball player learning of his acceptance into
nursing program goes viral
GVSU captures its 13th Directors’ Cup