Community Engagement

Socializing through the ages: Great Lakes History Conference to explore how we communicate, from social media to pretzels

The hybrid conference is scheduled for October 22 and 23, with both in-person and online options.

Oct 19, 2021


GVSU graduate helping hundreds of Afghan refugees transition to area

The 2014 graduate understands the journey ahead for Afghans; he was once a refugee.

Oct 8, 2021


GVSU basketball, United Dairy partner to benefit student food bank

For every 3-pointer made by GVSU basketball teams this season, the United Dairy Industry of Michigan will donate a gallon of milk to Replenish, the university's student food bank.

Oct 8, 2021



GVSU represented in ArtPrize through art, venues and sponsorship

The GVSU Art Gallery also set up an on-demand educational opportunity involving two pieces.

Sep 15, 2021



Long-term research by GVSU expert on restoring rare ecosystem's biodiversity nears completion

Priscilla Nyamai has collaborated with the Land Conservancy of West Michigan on the project.

Sep 2, 2021


Beach cleanup encourages community service from Grand Valley students

Dozens of Grand Valley students participated in the Community Service Learning Center's beach cleanup event August 28 at Grand Haven State Park.

Aug 31, 2021


GVSU faculty member, students develop COVID-19 vaccine awareness messaging for community

The work stems from an ongoing collaboration with Vaccinate West Michigan.

Aug 31, 2021


GVSU Arts Celebration to feature events throughout the year

A variety of free arts events will be featured. The celebration kicks off August 27 with a GVSU Art Galley exhibition.

Aug 26, 2021