University News

Mantella, GVSU open first LatinXperience Symposium in Holland

Grand Valley serves as the title sponsor for this week’s Fiesta Week, the 60th anniversary of the celebration of Latino culture, presented by Latin American United for Progress in Holland.

Jul 16, 2024


West Michigan economy stalls after four-month growth, says GVSU survey

Brian Long, director of supply management research at the Seidman College of Business, said his monthly survey of local businesses and purchasing managers reflected sharp declines in two key indices.

Jul 10, 2024


GVSU named to Money's 'Best Colleges in America' list

The analysis focused on three key areas: quality, affordability and future earning potential.

Jul 10, 2024


Website to help voters sift through misinformation this election season

The new website, The People's Guide, was unveiled prior to the first of a series of scheduled debates between President Joe Biden and former president and presumed 2024 Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump.

Jun 27, 2024


Once again, GVSU's blooming corpse flower draws crowds

People waited hours to see the plant that was on loan to Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park.

Jun 19, 2024


GVSU community remembers life of Bill Pickard, former board of trustee member

Detroit business mogul and GVSU supporter William Pickard died June 12 at age 83.

Jun 14, 2024


Lakers compete for Miss Michigan titles

This summer, several students and alumni are competing for the title of Miss Michigan through the Miss America and Miss USA organizations.

Jun 13, 2024



Survey shows another month of modest growth for West Michigan economy

A GVSU survey of West Michigan purchasing managers and businesses indicates the region's economy continues to chug along at a steady pace after posting a fourth straight month of modest growth.

Jun 11, 2024


Varsity, club teams excel on national level

The Lakers' varsity and club athletic teams compiled another championship season, bringing home national titles, NCAA individual titles and the GLIAC President's Cup for the 30th time.

Jun 6, 2024