President Philomena V. Mantella leads the first in a
series of virtual
town halls to connect with the campus community and provide
updates about the university’s response to COVID-19. Other members of
the Senior Leadership Team join the meeting.
Grand Valley announces it will be “test optional” for
students applying for the fall 2021 class, meaning SAT
and ACT standardized tests are not required for admission.
University receives $9 million in federal funds for students
experiencing financial hardship as a result of COVID-19.
University names B.
Donta Truss as vice president for Enrollment Development. Lynn
“Chick” Blue held the position previously among her roles during her
52-year career at Grand Valley.
More than 3,000 students celebrate commencement
virtually, with recorded messages from college deans, President
Philomena V. Mantella and Provost Maria Cimitile.