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
New Detroit TRIO programs find success in community, schools
The programs celebrated National TRIO Day at Wright Museum of African American History.
Mar 9, 2023
GVSU receives grants to establish two TRIO Upward Bound Math-Science programs in Detroit, Wyoming
Grand Valley is proving its commitment to increasing access to education with the addition of two TRIO Upward Bound Math-Science programs to serve high school students in Wyoming and Detroit, helping them to strengthen their STEM skills.
Oct 31, 2022
GVSU earns federal grant to establish TRIO program in Detroit
The five-year, $1.4 million federal grant will establish a TRIO program in Detroit designed to create a successful college-going culture for high school students who would be the first in their families to attend college.
Jun 13, 2022
Graduating TRIO students honored for academic excellence
With Commencement approaching, students in Grand Valley's TRIO programs were honored for their academic success.
Apr 18, 2022
GVSU earns national recognition for commitment to first-generation student success
Grand Valley was named to a cohort of similar institutions that demonstrate a commitment to improving experiences and advancing outcomes for this population of students.
Mar 23, 2022
Staff at TRIO pre-college program are on 'front lines' at area schools, providing resources and guidance to students
If she needs a reminder that her work matters, Jullianie Mackey can find that on Tuesdays in her office.
Feb 24, 2022
MLK week presenter gives audience action steps to make changes
Grand Valley graduate Littisha Bates admittedly struggled to find hope during her presentation highlighting the legacy of the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.
Jan 19, 2022
GVSU receives federal grant to increase number of Kent, Muskegon county residents with college degrees, help fill talent gap
Grand Valley received a new $1.2 million federal grant to help increase the number of adults in Kent and Muskegon counties who pursue post-secondary education or vocational training.
Aug 31, 2021
Facing teacher shortage, TRIO program focuses on recruiting, preparing future educators
As the nation faces a teacher shortage, the program focuses on recruiting and preparing students who would be future educators.
Jul 30, 2021