GVNext: History Department News


Faculty member shows students in multi-year local history project the ripple effects of urban renewal

October 20, 2020

Matthew Daley, associate professor of history, is guiding students through the project.

Eyebrow smiles and social distance: Faculty members enjoy connecting with students, regardless of setting

September 4, 2020

Teaching in-person or remotely, faculty members said they appreciated seeing students again.

Conference to focus on using games and simulations in history education

October 5, 2018

The Great Lakes History Conference will take place October 12-13.

Holocaust survivor's memoir supports endowment, educates students

May 3, 2017

The book supports Joe Stevens Freedom Endowment at Grand Valley.

Departments earn 'healthy' designation

February 13, 2017

Campus departments earned "healthy" designations after completing a Health and Wellness program.

Alumna manages collection of 1 million monetary objects at Smithsonian

February 10, 2017

Hillery York, '12, is the collections manager at the Smithsonian's National Numismatic Collection.

Students learn history through Black Lives Matter course

October 19, 2016

Course provided unique experience by blending history, current events

History conference to focus on human rights in the Atlantic world

October 18, 2016

More than 25 presentations will be offered during the Great Lakes History Conference October 21-22.

Paleo-Olympics teaches students about connections to the past

September 24, 2016

The 8th annual Paleo-Olympics took place September 23 on the Allendale Campus.

History faculty member to lead Black Lives Matter course

September 1, 2016

Current and evolving history will be discussed in a one-credit elective course, Black Lives Matter.

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