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September 14, 2020

Campus Activities Board hosts Family Appreciation Week This year, Grand Valley State University's traditional Family Weekend has been re-created as Family Appreciation Week, reflecting the Campus Activities Board's developm...

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September 8, 2020

RecFest goes online With much of Grand Valley going online for the fall semester, Club Sports and the Department of Recreation and Wellness have decided to host their annual celebration of the ways Lakers can get engage with ...

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Mary Racette and Ysabela Golden

August 10, 2020

GV professor offers virtual camp to high school musicians Being a musician in 2020 has definitely had its ups and downs. Despite having more time to practice their instruments, musicians have not had the opportunity to per...

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February 24, 2020

University Counseling combats eating disorders According to the National Eating Disorder Association, eating disorders in female college students have risen from 23 percent to 32 percent over the last 13 years, and from 7....

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February 10, 2020

Drop in for Resume/Cover Letter Help Session Grand Valley State University's bi-yearly Career Fairs can be a great opportunity for students looking for entry-level positions, drawing in over 230 national and regional employe...

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January 27, 2020

Is the American Dream a myth? For college students in 2020, the archetypal "American Dream" may seem less desirable than it was for their parents. Not only does "a yard, a white picket fence, 2.5 children and a nice car in th...

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January 13, 2020

Student Affairs launches Trek100 Challenge 2020 The Recreation and Wellness program at the Division of Student Affairs is challenging Grand Valley State University students, faculty and staff to track up to 100 miles of ...

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December 2, 2019

"Keep Calm and Study On" with the SASC Final exams are just around the corner, as most of us are unfortunately aware. As the semester winds up, the stress of the season can have a profound negative impact on students with es...

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November 18, 2019

Take the myGVSU Campus Climate Survey Grand Valley's Division of Inclusion and Equity believes that the external climate of a college campus can have a profound effect — for good or bad — on the experiences of its students,...

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November 4, 2019

Conversation with Alcatraz Warriors Most students have probably heard about modern movements led Native American activists, like those at the Standing Rock Indian Reservation who protested the Dakota Access Pipeline (DAPL) ...

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October 22, 2019

GV community celebrates Founders Day On Oct. 25, 1959, Grand Valley State University was officially chartered by the state of Michigan. Sixty years later, GVSU is celebrating the nearly 300 residents of West Michigan who tog...

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October 7, 2019

Students urged to get flu shots Australia had an unusually early and severe flu season this year, an outbreak that may be on its way to the United States. Public health experts at the Center for Disease Control, who often use Au...

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