University News

Reach Higher Showcase elevates GVSU's innovative projects

Nearly 150 projects were presented, exemplifying Grand Valley’s Reach Higher commitments in providing an empowered educational experience and fostering a lifetime of learning and a culture of educational equity.

Apr 12, 2024

Student research, projects shine on Student Scholars Day

Hundreds of students unveiled their projects, discussing with peers, faculty and mentors their research, data and methods while developing an empowered learning experience.

Apr 10, 2024

Chemistry faculty member named a top public university undergraduate educator

Brad Wallar received the 2024 Michigan Distinguished Professor of the Year Award.

Apr 9, 2024

West Michigan economy growing modestly: GVSU researcher

Brian Long, director of supply management research at the Seidman College of Business, said several metrics in his monthly report rose in March and hinted at a recession-free 2024.

Apr 8, 2024

Student Scholars Day to celebrate research, creative projects

Hundreds of Grand Valley student researchers and artists will showcase and discuss their projects during the annual event on April 10.

Apr 4, 2024

Safely observe solar eclipse, hear from experts at Physics Department viewing event

The April 8 event in front of the Kirkhof Center will include devices to safely take in the phenomenon.

Apr 3, 2024

New Laker Store opens in the heart of downtown Grand Rapids

President Mantella, Mayor Bliss and the community gathered to celebrate the new store located in the GRAM.

Mar 22, 2024

University Archives acquires comprehensive land use collection

Urban planner Mark Wyckoff donated master plans, zoning ordinances, maps and other documents that he collected throughout his life.

Mar 21, 2024

Small Business Development Center Day celebrates success of SBDCs guiding entrepreneurs

Wednesday, March 20, marks Small Business Development Center Day, a day to recognize the network of nearly 1,000 SBDCs around the country and its mission in offering no-cost consulting and planning to entrepreneurs.

Mar 19, 2024

Student named as Truman Scholarship Finalist

Nancy Hoogwerf, a junior studying political science, served as an intern in the office of U.S. Rep. Hillary Scholten in the fall.

Mar 19, 2024