Administration



myBlueLaker virtual assistant app launches

Grand Valley is launching myBlueLaker, a new virtual assistant app that will help students navigate campus, answer questions and much more.

Aug 28, 2020


New CLAS dean affirms value of liberal education, especially during uncertain times, in virtual first college meeting

Jennifer Drake said CLAS offers studies that equip students with the skills to help them adapt now and for a lifetime.

Aug 27, 2020


Email signature policy approved

The university has approved of a new policy relating to email signatures.

Aug 26, 2020


Town hall on financial aid includes information on scholarships, hardship funds, student employment

Members of Grand Valley's Office of Financial Aid and Scholarships outlined various forms of financial aid during a virtual town hall July 29 for first-year students and their supporters.

Jul 29, 2020


Faculty, staff set 'gold standard' for university giving

Nearly 51 percent of employees have contributed to the Faculty/Staff Campaign, raising $806,404 for the 2019-2020 academic year.

Jul 16, 2020


Incident Management Team update: Revised face covering policy goes into effect

Grand Valley has revised its face covering policy based on July 9/10 executive orders by Gov. Gretchen Whitmer. Changes will be considered based on CDC guidance and state and federal requirements.

Jul 16, 2020


Faculty and staff sketches

University news briefs, along with faculty and staff members who have given presentations or written articles are detailed below. The campus community can self-submit a sketch online for future publication.

Jul 13, 2020


Incident Management Team update: New face covering toolkit, web-based self-assessment, virtual campus tours

Grand Valley has launched a new virtual campus tour that can be accessed using a mobile device.  VisiTOUR features a virtual tour guide who will lead guests through an on-campus visit using 360-degree images, videos, audio and text, to highlight each stop on the tour.

Jul 9, 2020