Grand Valley Lanthorn

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...

Johnson Center survey finds community cohesion to be important to GR residents

Jenna Fracassi

April 10, 2017

According to findings released by Grand Valley State University’s Dorothy A. Johnson Center for Philanthropy, residents of the greater Grand Rapids area find community cohesion to be an important issue in their neighborhoods.“Community cohesion ...

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...

Breaking down beliefs

Kyle Doyle

March 30, 2017

Nothing matters. There’s no meaning in the world. People exist, and people die. These are common examples of what people believe nihilism is.German philosopher and poet Friedrich Nietzsche is best known for his work on the th...

The Student News Site of Grand Valley State University
Grand Rapids