Recent News & Statements


Replenish opens food resource on Health Campus

December 6, 2018

Replenish, the university's food pantry and food resource for students located in the Kirkhof Center on the Allendale Campus, has expanded to Grand Rapids.

Effective Diversity Programs Recognize the Intersections of Identities

November 30, 2018

Effective diversity programs recognize the intersections of identities by Sheryl Jackson was published to INSIGHT Into Diversity on November 30.

Grand Valley mourns death of one of its founders

November 29, 2018

Richard (Dick) and his wife, Sylvia, wanted to promote a vibrant and diverse community for all generations, and promote interfaith understanding and acceptance. With their support, the Kaufman Interfaith Institute was created at Grand Valley in 2007.

University earns largest grant from Campus Sexual Assault Program

November 27, 2018

Krystal Diel, campus victim advocate in the Gayle R. Davis Center for Women and Gender Equity, said grant money will also allow expansion of prevention efforts, like the bystander intervention program facilitated by peer educators.

OMA to celebrate three decades of service

November 26, 2018

The Office of Multicultural Affairs will celebrate 30 years of service to students at an event November 28 in the Eberhard Center.

Panels from AIDS memorial quilt will be on campus

November 21, 2018

Grand Valley's Student Services and Inclusion and Equity departments have teamed to bring panels from the NAMES Project Foundation AIDS Memorial Quilt to campus next week prior to World AIDS Day on December 1.

Trailblazers highlight Founders Day event

November 20, 2018

The event was sponsored by Alumni Relations, the African American Alumni Chapter and the Division of Inclusion and Equity.

Service dog aids invisible disability

November 19, 2018

Wallace requested an accommodation to bring a service animal to campus from Disability Support Resources. He said that process was easy, as was getting Ziggi acclimated to campus.

Interfaith conference discusses religion identities in current climate

November 15, 2018

The event, hosted by the Sylvia and Richard Kaufman Interfaith Institute, took place November 14-15 in the Eberhard Center on the Pew Grand Rapids Campus.

Women's Commission to host mentoring reception

November 12, 2018

Grand Valley's Women's Commission will host its annual mentoring reception on Thursday, November 15, in the Cook-DeWitt Center on the Allendale Campus.

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