Lanthorn News: A Semester in Review

From Allendale to Grand Rapids, check out some of this semester’s top news stories.

Eric Payne: GRPD’s first African American police chief talks career path, goals

Courtesy / MLive

As American as Apple Pie: Central Park Five’s Yusef Salaam shares his story during MLK week

Courtesy / Whitney Burney

Big decision looms for GV with Grand River Waterway Project Proposal

GVL \ Caleb Worpel

GV looks toward busing in 2020

GVL / Micah Hill

‘This is my Home:’ Officer Minh Lien protects GVSU while having a lot of fun

GVL / Alexis Velazquez

Never too late: GVSU President Mantella and Governor Whitmer announce new online program

Courtesy / MLive

GV suspends football offensive coordinator following comments about Hitler

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GV students explore misinformation, memes after Iranian general killed by US airstrike

Iran’s Soleimani Killed in Trump-Ordered Airstrike
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GV Fraternity walks 160 miles for MS research

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GV celebrates growing student volunteering numbers

GVL / Meghan Landgren

GV honors Robin Spring with excellence award

Photo left to right: Christine Rener, FTLC
Robin Spring. Maria Cimitile, Provost
Photo Credit: Steve Damstra

GV moves classes online due to COVID-19 outbreak

Courtesy | CDC
Courtesy | CDC