Division News & Statements


Expert to discuss Civil War statues in public places

January 14, 2018

Grand Valley State University's Hauenstein Center for Presidential Studies, along with the university's Division of Inclusion and Equity, will host Christy S. Coleman, CEO of the American Civil War Museum.

Keynote addresses will highlight King commemoration week on campus

January 11, 2018

A full slate of events on Monday, January 15, ushers in Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Commemoration Week on campus.

Grant will enhance campus sexual assault programming

December 20, 2017

Grand Valley received a $39,472 grant from the Michigan State Police to bolster its campus sexual assault programming.

GVSU names director of TRIO Veterans Upward Bound

December 11, 2017

VUB is a new federally funded program at Grand Valley that will provide free academic support services to low-income veterans who want to complete degree programs.

Diverse Visionary Award recipient

December 4, 2017

Grand Valley was a recipient of a Diversity Visionary Award from the Grand Rapids Area Chamber of Commerce. 

Speakers announced for 2018 Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. commemoration week

November 20, 2017

Two women who started national movements against acts of oppression will visit campus as keynote speakers during Grand Valley's 2018 commemoration of the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

Celebration held for first-generation students

November 16, 2017

The breakfast event was sponsored by the Student Academic Success Center, Division of Inclusion and Equity, Enrollment Development, Dean of Students Office, TRiO SSS, TRiO STEM and TRiO TPSS.

Grand Valley honors veterans

November 10, 2017

President Thomas J. Haas, a retired captain in the U.S. Coast Guard, highlighted support services, including a grant Grand Valley recently received to establish a TRIO Veterans Upward Bound program that will support veterans with degree completion.

Student-created exhibit aims to bridge gap between drag and art

November 6, 2017

"Art is a Drag: The Library is Open" will be on display through November 30 in the Mary Idema Pew Library Exhibition Space. Women, Gender, and Sexuality Studies and Milton E. Ford LGBT Resource Center are sponsors.

Fifth annual Teach-In to feature 55 sessions

October 31, 2017

The fifth annual Teach-In on Thursday, November 9, will feature 55 sessions on topics meant to engage participants in dynamic and challenging conversations: microaggressions, Confederate monuments and resegregation, to name a few.

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