GVSU Recreation Success Stories

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Tess Swastek

"For the past 5 years, I have made the most amazing friends, found my career path, learned I loved things I never thought I would, had the best jobs, realized how impactful wellness is, learned how to support my physical and mental health, and have had...

Angie Cena

"Campus Recreation provided me with a way to stay active throughout college while also having fun. Whether it was attending Zumba after class, or playing Intramural Soccer with my friends at night under the lights on the turf field. My best memories...

Karmen Johnson

"Working with Campus Recreation has allowed me to meet many new people and gain experience in networking. I also enjoy participating in group exercise classes to help me to maintain accountability and stay motivated. Campus Rec has allowed me to grow...

Hailey Baltosser

"Prior to coming to college I was never consistent with working out, I always relied on cheerleading to keep me in shape. Once I got to GV I quit cheer and needed a new outlet and the rec center did just that for me. It has allowed me to live a...

Nicole Gustin

"Nursing is not an easy profession, staying engaged in recreational activities not only helps me maintain a healthy lifestyle, but also is a great stress reliever. As a student nurse, it is important to engage in physical activity and promote a...

Jacob Gipe

"My success story is simple. I participate in as much as I can at Grand Valley, specifically Campus Rec. I never want to wish I had done something. So I do it instead! I participate in Campus Recreation programs, like Intramural Sports, because they...

Sofia Draper

"I have been overweight my entire life and have battled with eating disorders, weight fluctuations, and poor body image along the way. When I got to GVSU  for graduate school, I was weighing the most I had ever weighed, and I felt completely awful and...

Paige Qualls

"I have always tried to get into working out all of high school but I couldn't get myself to stick to it. Coming to Grand Valley has changed that completely for me. I love our gym because there are so many different options and I can switch up my...

Malia Childress

"Going to the gym has become a lifestyle for me. Surrounding myself with positive people that push me to work hard is my key to success. I participate in Campus Rec programs and services because I enjoy working out and feeling like I've accomplished...

Lori Schermers

"Campus Rec offers some type of activity for everyone! Campus rec staff cares about students mind, body and spirit! I participate in Campus Rec programs and services because feeling energetic, strong and capable motivates me to stay fit. As the Campus...



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