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Traverse City PAS program will earn national award for its innovation

More than 70 percent of alumni are practicing in a rural or underserved area.

New degree program captures students' passion for environment

Environmental and Sustainability Studies (ENS) now has 70 students who have declared it as a major.

Athletic training students endow scholarship

Students who are majoring in athletic training have raised money to give back to students.

Marketing major named Homecoming Regent

Jessica Fillmore, a senior majoring in marketing, was named the 2019 Homecoming Regent.

KCON students share knowledge at Bodies Revealed exhibition

Students will present posters tied to the exhibition on December 5 at the museum.

GVSU PRSSA recognized at international conference

For the seventh year in a row, GVPRSSA received a Star Chapter Award at an international conference.

Alumna wins grant to advance jewelry business

Emma Hoekstra found making jewelry helped her manage her grief after the death of her boyfriend.

Father, daughter are new Lakers together

A father and daughter from Grand Haven are both full-time students.

Award-winning quartet with Grand Valley ties releases debut album

The quartet includes Dan Graser, associate professor of saxophone at Grand Valley.

Short film by faculty member receives worldwide acclaim

"Virtual Memory" is a 23-minute film by Julie Goldstein, assistant professor of film and video.