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Top students will be recognized at annual award convocation

The Student Award Convocation on April 8 will recognize top scholars and students who will receive Excellence-in-a-Discipline Award.

Apr 2, 2024


Learn about ancient object that inspired 'The Dial of Destiny' in Indiana Jones movie

A leading scholar on the Antikythera Mechanism will visit GVSU April 5 to discuss the artifact.

Apr 1, 2024



GVSU stream research project connects high school students to larger Shedd Aquarium study

The sucker migration study project led by Amanda Buday also includes ties to John Ball Zoo.

Mar 28, 2024


GVSU hosts hundreds of young learners at two STEAM events

Hundreds of middle and high school learners participated in competitions that would put their problem-solving and STEAM skills to the test.

Mar 25, 2024


New Laker Store opens in the heart of downtown Grand Rapids

President Mantella, Mayor Bliss and the community gathered to celebrate the new store located in the GRAM.

Mar 22, 2024


GVSU community celebrates life of César Chávez

In honor of César Chávez Day, GVSU’s Office of Multicultural Affairs celebrated alongside students, faculty and staff to honor the life and work of Mexican American activist César Chávez.

Mar 22, 2024


University Archives acquires comprehensive land use collection

Urban planner Mark Wyckoff donated master plans, zoning ordinances, maps and other documents that he collected throughout his life.

Mar 21, 2024


Small Business Development Center Day celebrates success of SBDCs guiding entrepreneurs

Wednesday, March 20, marks Small Business Development Center Day, a day to recognize the network of nearly 1,000 SBDCs around the country and its mission in offering no-cost consulting and planning to entrepreneurs.

Mar 19, 2024


Student named as Truman Scholarship Finalist

Nancy Hoogwerf, a junior studying political science, served as an intern in the office of U.S. Rep. Hillary Scholten in the fall.

Mar 19, 2024