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Our programs include:

  • Undergraduate degrees in Integrative Studies (BA, BS) and Religious Studies (BA, BS, major and minor)
  • Graduate degree in Social Innovation (Professional Master of Arts)
  • Certificate in Intercultural Competence
  • Badge in Intercultural Competence (available to both degree-seeking and non-degree seeking students)
  • Degree completion pathways, including our award-winning Accelerated Leadership Program

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Student and Faculty Spotlights

Success in Chile!

Grand Valley TRIO students study abroad in Chile: As part of the MetLife Foundation grant, GVSU students explore Latin America and learn what it means to be American.

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See What We Are About: Upcoming Events

Why Religion?

October 30, 2019 1:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Elaine Pagels, Ph.D. is the Harrington Spear Paine Professor of Religion at Princeton University and an American religious historian.  She published widely on Gnosticism and early Christianity....

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IRIS IN THE NEWS

Student Athlete Study Abroad Fund

September 26, 2019

ITC 100 is part of the Study Abroad opportunity! Check out this video for more information on you can participate!

IRIS Faculty Cael Keegan Publishes Article

September 24, 2019

IRIS Faculty Cael Keegan publishes article. Title of Paper: �"Getting Disciplined: What�s Trans* About Queer Studies Now?�" Journal of Homosexuality. October, 2018. Published in the special issue "25 Years On: The State and Continuing Development of LGB

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