Fall 2020 Events

Academic Majors Fair

Calling all Exploratory Study Students! The Majors Fair, which will be held on Thursday, November 12, 2020 11:00 AM - 2:00 p.m., is an opportunity for students to explore a variety of degrees and career paths before declaring, or changing, a major. Most majors offered at GVSU will be represented with a virtual table staffed by faculty who teach in that discipline along with an alumni volunteer who works in that field. If interested in this opportunity, please RSVP

Academic Majors Fair


Elections at GVSU

GVSU will host a satellite Allendale Township Clerk’s Office, which will allow students who live in Allendale to register, request an absentee ballot, submit an absentee ballot, and vote in person, in KC 0072. This service will be available from 10/13-11/3. See attached flyer for hours and more info including their celebration event on Tuesday, November 3rd! 

More information can be found on their website

Election Day Celebration


Young Professionals of Color Conference

TRIO students, don't miss out on this amazing opportunity! Join the Young Professionals of Color Conference on November 2nd, 2020 at 1 p.m. to learn about diversity and to gather and engage with peers and leaders in the Grand Rapids community! The conference encompasses fresh and innovative sessions that engage young professionals and offer career-changing and inspirational business advice. Leaders from our community and well-known speakers will share their insight, knowledge, and expertise, helping future leaders navigate their way through their professional careers. If interested, please register

If you are attending this event, please let our TRIO staff know of your attendance.

YPCC Conference


Public Health In Indigenous Populations

In this new webinar, Dr. Donald Warne (Oglala Lakota) shares what Native people and communities need to be aware of and consider when dealing with COVID-19, by providing an in-depth look into Indigenous health, history, and policy. If interested, please RSVP

Indigenous Event Flyer


Exploratory Engagement Seminar

Calling all Exploratory Majors! Join the College of Community and Public Service (CCPS) to learn more about majors within the college! Seminar will be held virtually via zoom! If your interested, please sign-up at https://forms.gle/7PYiHF1wVd6FxsAcA

Flyer for Exploratory Majors


Vote In Kirkhof

GVSU will host a satellite Allendale Township Clerk’s Office, which will allow students who live in Allendale to register, request an absentee ballot and vote that ballot, in person, in KC 0072. This service will be available from 10/13-11/3. See attached flyer for hours and more info. Please share this information widely with GVSU students who live on campus.

More information can be found on our website: https://www.gvsu.edu/service/gvsu-votes-208.htm

Vote in Flyer


Academic Success Virtual Workshops

Join the Student Academic Success Center (SASC) for virtual Academic Success Workshops! These virtual workshops are designed to help students improve academic performance and position students to take an active role in their own success. Success Coaches work with students to provide tools, strategies, and resources to help them in their academic journey here at Grand Valley. These workshop will take place virtually through the Fall 2020 semester. After filling out the RSVP you will receive an email with a link to the workshop. 

If you have questions about academic success workshops, please email the Student Academic Success Center at sasc@gvsu.edu.

Academic Success Virtual Workshop October Event Dates

Academic Success Virtual Workshop November Event Dates

Academic Success Virtual Workshop December Event Dates

Flyer with Academic Success Virtual Workshop September Event Dates


Grand Valley and External Resources and Opportunities

Study Abroad 1st Step Meetings

  • EVERY Wednesday at 5:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
    • 130 Lake Ontario Hall
  • EVERY Friday at 1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. 
    • 130 Lake Ontario Hall

Contact: (616) 331-3898 or studyabroad@gvsu.edu

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GVSU EVENTS & RESOURCES FOR STUDENT SUCCESS