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Laker Esports Center provides access to gaming, creates student community.

Jun 28, 2022

Student referee officiates at national basketball tournament

Student referee officiates at national basketball tournament

RecWell student staff David Stewart recently represented the department and officiated basketball at a college national championship event.

Apr 21, 2022

Laker Esports Center Is Now Open

Laker Esports Center Is Now Open

Recreation & Wellness opened the Laker Esports Center (LEC) on December 1 for drop-in gaming for the GVSU community.

Dec 1, 2021

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GVNext News

Large crowd of people at Campus Life Night

Top 10 events to attend during your first months at GVSU

Students are back and campus has come to life! University departments are hosting many events during the next few months that you won't want to miss. Below is a list of events that you should check out during your first few months at Grand Valley.

Aug 22, 2022

Members of Lakers Dance Team pose with national championships trophies.

Lakers Dance Team wins national championships, goes viral on social media

Grand Valley won two national titles thanks to the help of a celebrity choreographer while a video of its performance has drawn more than 1.7 million views on TikTok.

May 12, 2022

The Laker Esports Center seen from the outside. On the wall is the Grand Valley athletic logo and the words, Laker Esports Center.

Laker Esports Center to host first competition for high school students

The competition is part of the Movement Science Showcase.

Apr 20, 2022

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Upcoming Events

Grand Valley State university Women's Club Ice Hockey vs. Indiana Tech

December 3, 2022 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM

The Women's Ice Hockey Team will be taking on Indiana Tech at 5pm on Saturday at Griff's Georgetown!

Grand Valley State University Men's D3 Ice Hockey Club vs. Western Michigan University

December 3, 2022 8:00 PM - 10:30 PM

Grand Valley State University Men's D3 Ice Hockey Club vs. Western Michigan University Hockey games are free for all current Grand Valley State University students. Season passes and single-game...

Grand Valley State University Men's D3 Ice Hockey Club vs. Western Michigan University

December 4, 2022 1:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Grand Valley State University Men's D3 Ice Hockey Club vs. Western Michigan University Hockey games are free for all current Grand Valley State University students. Season passes and single-game...

Grand Valley State University Men's D1 Ice Hockey Club vs. Concordia Ann Arbor University

December 4, 2022 3:45 PM - 7:00 PM

Grand Valley State University Men's D1 Ice Hockey Club vs. Concordia Ann Arbor University Hockey games are free for all current Grand Valley State University students. Season passes and single...

Centering Yoga

December 5, 2022 12:00 PM - 12:45 PM

FREE CLASS! Midday pause to center, focus and energize for the rest of the day through active movement, breathing, and meditation. Vinyasa yoga, intensity - mild/moderate, for all.

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Recreation & Wellness is a department in the Division of Student Affairs at Grand Valley State University.



Page last modified November 22, 2022