Student and Faculty Spotlights
Your name: Margery Guest, Adjunct Faculty (firstname.lastname@example.org) Pronouns: She/her/hers Educational Background and Specialization: BA, double major in English, Sociology; MFA in Creative Writing from Goddard College, Vermont
Welcome Back Lakers! To celebrate our new name � the Integrative, Religious, and Intercultural Studies Department (IRIS) � the faculty offered to share a bit about themselves, their background, and what they are most excited about teaching in the 2019-202
Your name: Barbara A. Springer-Selig, Adjunct Faculty (email@example.com)Preferred Pronouns: she/her/hersEducational Background and Specialization: Ph.D. Indiana University in U.S. History, specializing in Women�s Studies and American Studies.
Your name: Julie Williams, Adjunct Faculty (firstname.lastname@example.org) Preferred Pronouns: She/Her/Hers Educational Background and Specialization: M.Ed., B.A. with English major and double minor: Writing; Communications
Welcome Back Lakers! To celebrate our new name - the Integrative, Religious, and Intercultural Studies Department (IRIS) - the faculty offered to share a bit about themselves, and what they are most excited about teaching in the 2019-2020 year.
Deana Weibel, professor of anthropology, and jointly appointed in IRIS, finds herself pondering what soaring toward the heavens meant for all astronauts in the space program.
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.
This summer GVSU students visited our sister program at the University of Chile at Bío Bío. A partnership with the TRiO Program, students spent three weeks reading the work of Che Guevara and exploring the history and cultures of the southern Patagonia.