Emma Sluiter

I am GV Profile: Emma Sluiter

Emma Sluiter is a GVSU student who demonstrates what it means to be a Laker through her leadership and compassion for those around her. Through her involvement in clubs on campus and the impact she has had as a transitions leader and through first year leadership experience, Emma has worked to make her fellow Lakers feel at home. To read more about how Emma has made a difference,

click here to read more about Emma Sluiter!

November 29, 2018


Renzo Garza Motta

I am Grand Valley Profile: Renzo Garza Motta

Meet Renzo Garza Motta: Mentor, international student, Laker. He is one of the recipients of I am GV, a leadership recognition program. We all know Lakers who put their whole selves into what they do and into supporting their community. Through his hard work and dedication, Renzo Garza Motta shows us what a true Laker looks like.

Read more to be inspired.

November 15, 2018


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Recognize the Leaders Among Us

We make it really easy for you to recognize these amazing individuals. If you know an awesome student leader, nominate them for I Am Grand Valley to recognize their hard work.

Check out this article about Leaders on campus! 

November 28, 2017


Do You Know a Student Leader?

"I Am Grand Valley" is an annual leadership recognition program in its 14th year at Grand Valley. Each year, more and more students are celebrated for their leadership achievements in  the Grand Valley community. Last year, we had 1400 nominations! Help us recognize and appreciate even more students this year and nominate up to 10 student leaders now! Nominations are being accepted here until November 30!

Read more about Kevin Chui!

November 14, 2017


Are you Grand Valley?

"I Am Grand Valley" is a leadership program that recognizes GVSU student leaders. Read about one of those outstanding Lakers: Marisa Kahnt. We limit the number of nominations to 10 students per nominator; we ask that you choose the leaders who have stepped up and stand out to you. Nominations are being accepted here until November 30! 

Learn more about Marisa Kahnt!

November 7, 2017