Articles by Sarah Dudinetz

GVSU to hold campus safety briefings following MSU tragedy

Grand Valley will host two safety briefings, one in Allendale and one in Grand Rapids, on February 23rd to provide the campus community with information about the plans and systems in place at GVSU should there be an active shooting event.

Feb 21, 2023


Digital Creator Lab opens in Mary Idema Pew Library

Through accessible resources and highly trained Digital Skills Consultants, the Digital Creator Lab aims to increase students' digital literacy.

Feb 21, 2023


Q&A: Alisha Davis

Recently appointed the assistant vice president for the social justice centers and director of the Office of Multicultural Affairs, Davis shares how she focuses on supporting marginalized students and creating a sense of belonging on campus.

Feb 13, 2023


Dress designed by GVSU alumna worn by Grammy award winner

As a child, Ashley Trieu, '11, could be found clipping together her scarves and blankets to create outfits. On February 5th, the GVSU alumna saw a dress she designed grace the red carpet at the 2023 Grammy Awards.

Feb 10, 2023


GVSU to celebrate Black History Month with events throughout February, March

Grand Valley's Office of Multicultural Affairs will host an array of educational events allowing students to connect with Black student groups and organizations.

Jan 30, 2023


GVSU Fall class of 2022 honored in Commencement ceremony at Van Andel Arena

Of the graduates, 1,061 received their undergraduate degree, 267 received their graduate degree and 505 were first-generation college students.

Dec 10, 2022



CARE team connects students with mental health resources

GVSU's CARE team saw a 33% increase in student referrals during the 2021-22 school year. Top reasons for referrals included mental health, medical, personal wellbeing/safety and family concerns.

Nov 28, 2022


GVSU named an ALL IN Most Engaged Campus for College Student Voting

GVSU was recognized for its efforts to increase nonpartisan democratic engagement in the 2022 election.

Nov 21, 2022


Olympic gold medalist sees historic win as a catalyst to give back, honor Indigenous traditions

From Olympic gold medalist to nonprofit founder and spokesperson, Mills' message continues to inspire indigenous athletes like himself.

Nov 18, 2022