Medical anthropologist continues education efforts on COVID-19 vaccine, emphasizes sizable undecided group
Kristin Hedges has been working closely with health care professionals on the messaging efforts.
Aug 18, 2022
Students, faculty and alumni worked collaboratively with community members to build a traditional Native teaching lodge on Grand Valley's campus, the first lodge built on public university land in Michigan.
Aug 8, 2022
NASA Webb telescope photos showing the sometimes emotionally overwhelming vastness of space: GVSU anthropologist
Deana Weibel coined the term "ultraview effect" to describe the profound response to the enormity and unknowns of the universe.
Jul 12, 2022
Shatner's unfiltered, emotional reaction to space flight offers fresh perspective on how humans react, according to GVSU researcher
Anthropologist Deana Weibel said she was fascinated by the actor's response.
Oct 13, 2021
The conference, which honors the life of Grand Rapids native Roger B. Chaffee is February 19 and 20.
Feb 10, 2021
GVSU expert shares what astronauts can tell us about enduring isolation (one hint: Plan movie nights)
Common diversions help astronauts deal with isolation in space and can help us, Deana Weibel says.
Apr 1, 2020
GVSU medical anthropologist joins others worldwide to offer insight on fear, stigma and the social science of a pandemic
Kristin Hedges and her colleagues are holding webinars for researchers and the general public.
Mar 31, 2020
The annual conference honors Grand Rapids native Roger B. Chaffee and celebrates space exploration. Astronaut Story Musgrave and Alice Bowman, operations manager for NASA's New Horizons mission, are featured speakers.
Feb 6, 2020