Faculty and staff sketches

Notes include the passing of a retired faculty member and accolades for a student-run program.

May 14, 2021


President Philomena V. Mantella

REP4: National alliance of institutions, convened by GVSU, puts learners at the forefront of designing paths to transform education

The initiative, which addresses equity and access in education, was publicly launched on May 13.

May 13, 2021

image of phone screen with self-assessment showing

Virus Action Team update: GVSU community should document vaccination status in self-assessment by May 20

The best avenue toward a new normal campus environment, with more in-person classes and experiences, is getting as many campus community members vaccinated as possible.

May 13, 2021


GVSU leaders welcome Battle Creek scholarship recipients

Grand Valley leaders officially welcomed to the Laker family the newest cohort of students from Battle Creek Public Schools who earned pipeline scholarships.

May 12, 2021


GVSU economics expert: Economy continues to grow, employment better in sectors

Brian Long said 2021 will be a historic year for the U.S. economy.

May 11, 2021


Grand Valley receives gold status from national sustainability group

The Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education (AASHE) has awarded Grand Valley a STARS gold rating in recognition of the university's sustainability efforts.

May 11, 2021


National Nurses Week: Simulation labs key to students' education

Keys to adapting labs during the pandemic were creativity and flexibility.

May 11, 2021


FVSU students visit GVSU campuses, West Michigan businesses

12 students from the Georgia university are in the area to learn more about the pipeline program.

May 10, 2021


GVSU key partner in recently announced statewide effort to boost computer science education

Lt. Gov. Garlin Gilchrist II and other partners joined together to discuss the pilot program.

May 10, 2021


Recipients of AP Awards announced

Daniel Hylen, assistant facilities custodial supervisor, received the Administrative Professional Achievement Award.

May 10, 2021