The Graduate School
GRPS principal shares journey as first-generation student at TRIO celebration
Julian Ramirez-Torres told a room full of high school students about the doubts and fears he had before starting college.
Mar 28, 2023
Agreement between GVSU, LSSU fills need for public health in northern Michigan
The agreement guarantees admission into the Master of Public Health program for qualified LSSU students who earned bachelor's degrees in kinesiology.
Feb 22, 2023
Graduate fellowship program extends to former HBCU students
Graduate students who joined the university through a pipeline program are now contributing to the West Michigan talent pool.
Jan 12, 2023
GVSU recruiter in India able to give first-hand knowledge of university to prospective students
College recruiters are known for covering a lot of distance but Kirthi Kondapalli could win all bragging rights.
Oct 21, 2021
Engineering students are first cohort to begin path to combined degrees through NSF funded program
Seven students were accepted into the first cohort of a National Science Foundation grant-funded program focused on increasing the number of underrepresented students who earn engineering graduate degrees.
May 21, 2021
Grad student's research on addressing teen risk behaviors takes top honors at thesis competition
Darby Disselkoen, a graduate student pursuing a Doctor of Nursing Practice degree, won first place at the sixth annual 3-Minute Thesis Competition with her presentation, "Teen Risk: The Providerýs Responsibility?"
Feb 22, 2021
Cimitile names new vice provost for Graduate and Lifetime Learning
Kara H. Van Dam is the current vice president and dean of the School of Arts and Sciences at the University of Maryland Global Campus.
Dec 10, 2020
Earning a master's degree during a pandemic: alumna finds learning form of self-care
Jaime Counterman had planned to start a master's degree program several times but found excuses: a new job once, a new position in the same organization another time.
Jun 9, 2020
Graduate student's empathy for a friend with vision loss leads to research that takes top honors at thesis competition
Afokoghene Odhu, a graduate student pursuing a Doctor of Nursing Practice degree, entered his research on diabetic retinopathy in the 3-Minute Thesis competition, an annual event sponsored by The Graduate School, and won first place and $500.
Mar 3, 2020
Biology graduate student's research on genetics of chimpanzees in captivity called 'ahead-of-the-curve thinking'
Francesca Golus started working with biology professor Jodee Hunt as an undergraduate.
Feb 4, 2020