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faculty member in academic regalia holding an award

Outstanding faculty members will be recognized at awards convocation

The campus community is invited to attend the February 15 ceremony at the DeVos Center.

Feb 6, 2024

Justen Knape, a graduate student, dons immersive headset in the community hearing clinic with the help of Colton Clayton standing behind him

GVSU Community Hearing Clinic expands services

Services now include comprehensive assessments for dizziness as well as advanced hearing neurodiagnostics.

Jan 22, 2024

Far away view of the stage at Commencement.

Celebrating Lakers for a Lifetime: December 2023 Commencement in photos

See the images at Van Andel Arena that caught our eye.

Dec 13, 2023

A computer screen shows a graphic with boxes containing the words "motivational interviewing" and "identifying change talk." Text on the left is small and indecipherable.

Summer learning: Class helps aspiring physical therapists learn to connect with patients for better outcomes

The class explores the psychological and social factors affecting patients when they seek treatment.

Jul 10, 2023

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GV Magazine

More than a diagnosis: Health professions students adopt visual thinking strategies to be more mindful with patients

More than a diagnosis: Health professions students adopt visual thinking strategies to be more mindful with patients

Story by Matthew Makowski -- Students majoring in Grand Valley's health professions are fine tuning their visual training and communication skills by examining art. Honing that attention to detail will help them truly see their future patients.

May 10, 2019

Eat Better, Move More, Smile Often

Eat Better, Move More, Smile Often

Story by Dottie Barnes / Photo by Amanda Pitts -- Wellness camp targets data-driven needs.

May 1, 2019

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‘Floating Bed,’ in the Cook-DeVos Center for Health Sciences

Photo by Elizabeth Lienau -- Alexa Miller stands next to the "Floating Bed" painting in the Cook-DeVos Center for Health Sciences and asks nursing, health professions and art students to discuss what they see.

News from Traverse City

GVSU Campus in Traverse City encourages students to stay in northern Michigan

GVSU Campus in Traverse City encourages students to stay in northern Michigan

Four years ago, Grand Valley State University expanded its Physician Assistant Studies program to Traverse City. The goal is to encourage students to practice in Northern Michigan after they graduate.

Jul 31, 2019

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CHP Connect

SLP Students Help Refugee Children and Adolescents Prevent Summer Slide

GVSU speech-language pathology (SLP) graduate students partnered with Learning Cafe to support the language and literacy of African refugee and other children from the Oakdale neighborhood of Grand Rapids.

Dec 6, 2023

Public Health Faculty Book Proposal Accepted

Azizur Molla's book proposal was recently accepted for publication by Springer Nature. "Climate Change, Drinking Water Security, and Public Health," a 20-chapter textbook for students and teachers will be available for use in the Fall 2025.

Dec 6, 2023

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