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GVSU summer staff updates

Kayla Tucker

August 21, 2017

Dean of students goes on permanent leaveIn May, Grand Valley State University’s Vice Provost for Student Affairs and Dean of Students Eileen Sullivan requested a leave of absence and the college granted it, according to G...

GVSU inaugurates $85M ‘Laker Effect’ fundraising campaign

Emily Doran

August 21, 2017

With the goal of promoting student success now and in the future, Grand Valley State University has initiated a comprehensive $85 million fundraising campaign known as the “Laker Effect.” The funds acquired through this ef...

Partnering up

Kyle Doyle

April 17, 2017

According to the American Psychological Association, civic engagement is “individual and collective actions designed to identify and address issues of public concern.”This type of work being done in the Grand Rapids an...

Dissecting the refugee crisis

Dylan Grosser

April 10, 2017

About five million people have fled Syria since civil war broke out between the Syrian government and its citizens in 2011. These Syrians fled to neighboring countries on foot, like Turkey, Lebanon, Jordan, Iraq and Egypt, lo...

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