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GVSU, Muskegon County and EGLE celebrate 20 years of water quality testing on state beaches

July 31, 2020

Grand Valley students and researchers have monitored water quality at many beaches for 20 years.

GVSU researchers take samples along length of Grand River to assess its health

July 09, 2020

Peter Wampler, professor of geology, led the project that is part of the Making Waves initiative.

Making Waves will help sponsor virtual event about Grand River conservation, resiliency

May 06, 2020

The event will feature area water experts discussing the health and resiliency of the waterway.

The importance of the Grand River and efforts to protect it will be the subject of virtual presentation

April 06, 2020

The presentation, "Past and Present Effects of Dredging the Grand River" is set for 7 p.m. April 9.

Campus, public voice concerns about water at town hall

November 07, 2019

The event was co-sponsored by the Center for Michigan/Bridge Magazine.

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2020 Annual Conference of the Great Lakes Academy of Legal Studies in Business

October 16, 2020 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

The 2020 Annual Conference of the Great Lakes ALSB will be hosted in Fall 2020 in the Grand Rapids, Mi. area.  Additional information forthcoming.    The annual meetings provide great...

Fall Science Update Conference 2020

November 10, 2020 4:00 PM - 7:30 PM

CALL FOR PRESENTERS If you have a topic or expertise to offer, please join us in presenting at this year’s conference by submitting your application.  Sessions are 45 minutes long....

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