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Kristin Hedges (right) pictured delivering her catalog to local healers in the Maasai community.

Professor preserves medical traditions of Kenyan tribe through catalog

The catalog documents traditional plants used for medicinal purposes by the Maasai tribe.

Jeff Bouwman, '03, (center) has been named the 2019 Middle School Science Teacher of the Year by the Michigan Science Teachers Association.

Alumnus named Science Teacher of the Year

Jeff Bouwman, '03, has been named the 2019 Middle School Science Teacher of the Year.

GVSU alumna Elizabeth Stolz pictured with Mickey and Minnie Mouse.

Alumna improves guest experiences at Disney through statistics

Elizabeth Stolz, '14, is an experience insights senior analyst at Disney Parks and Resorts.

two women standing in front of Christmas tree

Student gives personal context to youth homelessness

A class project led Melissa Miller to give context to the subject of youth homelessness.

man standing in front of carillon tower

Homecoming regent takes initiative in and out of classroom

To Lavar Green-Jackson, being a leader is about contributing ideas and taking initiative both in the classroom and in the community.

Students at Energizing Our World Saturday

Outreach event teaches local students benefits of sustainable energy

More than 70 students learned about the impact of energy use during Energizing Our World Saturday.

five women standing

Spectrum Health honors Dance Marathon team

The Dance Marathon team raised more than $30,000 for Helen DeVos Children's Hospital.

Sydney Watson, Shelby Bruseloff and Derek Zuvie

Student cohort strengthens interfaith conversations on college campuses

The interfaith interns program includes students from five local colleges, including Grand Valley.

Students, faculty and staff members from the College of Education and College of Community and Public Service showed their Laker Effect by decorating thousands of brown paper bags for Kids' Food Basket of Grand Rapids.

More than 7,000 lunch bags decorated for Kids' Food Basket

The College of Education and College of Community and Public Service held a friendly competition.

Red Wings player performing fitness test.

Students help Red Wings prepare for season through fitness tests during preseason camps

GVSU students have participated in 13 camps with the team since 2014.