GVNext: History Department News


Public health stories: GVSU experts, students team with Grand Rapids Public Museum to showcase groundbreaking work

March 23, 2023

"GR Stories - Public Health History in Grand Rapids" will be held March 29.

International student, retired professor and artwork share common history

February 16, 2023

The piece of artwork is coincidentally located in the same building where the student works.

GVSU expert: Super Bowl matchup of Black starting quarterbacks part of deep legacy

February 6, 2023

Historian Louis Moore said predecessors pushed through barriers, stereotypes for place in NFL.

U.S. ambassador to Russia gives history class insight on Russia, Ukraine

May 24, 2022

John Sullivan joined David Stark's class via Zoom.

Hauenstein Center hosting panel discussion on Ukraine-Russia conflict

April 11, 2022

GVSU experts will discuss Ukraine-Russia conflict during Hauenstein Center event on April 13.

Acclaimed poet, cultural critic Hanif Abdurraqib shares work and thoughts with GVSU Arts Celebration audience

April 6, 2022

The event included a conversation with Louis Moore, professor of history.

GVSU experts discuss the invasion of Ukraine

February 24, 2022

Paul Isely, Scott Lingenfelter and Heather Tafel share their views on the situation.

New exhibit commemorates remnants of Interurban tracks on Pew Campus, explains history of railway system

February 14, 2022

The railway was a prominent transportation system in the late 1800s and early 20th Century.

MLK week opens with call from keynote speaker to continue 'watering seeds planted by King'

January 17, 2022

Cheryl Brown Henderson is the daughter of the lead plaintiff in Brown v. Board of Education.

Slate of speakers will reflect on legacy of King during commemoration week events

January 11, 2022

Four virtual or in-person events are scheduled, in addition to a day of service.

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