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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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September 23, 2019

GV participates in Celebrate Bisexuality Day Ever since the first official observance of "Celebrate Bisexuality Day" at the 1999 conference of the International Lesbian and Gay Association, activists around the world have t...

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September 9, 2019

Make a Splash at QueeraPOOLooza Ever been to a pool party in September? If not, you're in luck because Grand Valley's Milton E. Ford LGBT Resource Center and Campus Recreation are hosting one fashionably late in the season at...

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August 26, 2019

Hypnotist returns to GV If the first week of class has you already wanting respite from the vagaries of college life, the Campus Activities Board may have you covered. This Thursday, Aug. 29 they’re welcoming comedian and profess...

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